In the latest episode of the Earthix Podcast we feature special guest Wendy Werneth, aka the Nomadic Vegan, who has just written and published a new book on vegan travel called Veggie Planet. In the podcast we discuss how the original pizza is vegan, including what pepperoni really means; how ancient vegan monks fed their … More 012 | “Veggie Planet”: An Interview with The Nomadic Vegan
Anti-puppy mill activist and documentary filmmaker Christopher Grimes recently stated in an interview, “We would never think of dogs in the same way we think of cows.” Are we sure about that, Grimes? In some parts of the world people torture, kill, and then consume dogs by the thousands in their own version of the meat industry–just … More Cow Hugs and Dog Licks: Livestock are Different from “Pets”
Some days, you might find yourself at work, immersed in a strange daydream about what you would possibly find to eat as a vegan in prison. You might take a second to think, “Wait, why would I be in prison anyway?”, but the curiosity has already settled. So, you google ‘vegan in prison’ and actually … More 009 | Vegan in Prison
In episode 006 of the Earthix podcast we talk about how we want to contribute to the greater good by doing good. We discuss various certification programs we are completing, plans to help others minimize, veganize, and zero wasterize their lives all with the hopes of unearthing what truly matters: contribution and compassion. Mentioned … More Earthix Podcast 006: Plans & Vision
If you’ve seen any of the beautifully elegant zero waste social media mavens, you might imagine me with my trusses tousled into a bun held together by two, hand carved wooden hair sticks I bought at a farmer’s market in Portland. A lock of my perfectly coiffed hippy hair falls to my shoulder as I … More The Awkward Beauty of Zero Waste: An Introduction
As World Milk Day comes to a close, the dairy industry is working hard to combat enormous drops in dairy sales by encouraging the need for dairy consumption, especially in women. Most of the articles crying foul over this drop in dairy consumption focus on how people are “self-diagnosing” lactose intolerance with “vague symptoms” such … More What’s Wrong with World Milk Day? Why Dairy is Unethical & Unhealthy
I was recently inspired by a gentleman who comments on YouTube quite a bit. I can’t recall his username, but he uses an avatar of James Franco with only whites for eyes. In one of his comments on a video created by “Happy Healthy Vegan” discussing Victoria Arnstein’s renunciation of veganism, Mr Franco-avatar said something like this: … More Respect for Non-Vegans?