JoAnn Alumbaugh, editor of Pork Network, is fed up. She’s had it up to here with PETA’s “excellent marketing tactics,” and she “sighs with frustration” whenever she happens to see one of PETA’s child-focused campaigns. Alumbaugh asserts that the animal agriculture industry is lagging behind PETA due to big ag’s inability to compete with the … More Is Big Pork Ready to Target Children?
The dynamic filmmaking duo, Kip Andersen and Keegan Kuhn of AUM Media, recently released their latest documentary, What The Health, which seeks to expose the corruption of the nation’s leading health organizations while sharing surprising insight into how we can prevent chronic diseases. In our latest podcast we discuss the film, our reactions, and just … More 010 | What The Health Documentary Review
At an imaginary awards show for vegans and all things vegan, Margaret Chapman would win— hands down—the Surprise Vegan Award. I imagine Margaret and her two rescue cats curled up together on a cozy couch. Margaret is holding an antique teacup filled with something steaming. She looks out the window leading to tree trunks and … More Waxing Lyrical with Margaret Chapman of Plant Philosophy
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
To listen to episode 008 of the Earthix Podcast, please click here or search for Earthix on iTunes. NASA recently discovered seven Earth-like planets that orbit a dwarf-star named Trappist-1. Some of these planets are within a habitable zone, meaning not too far from, and not too close to, their sun, making this the most realistic … More 008 | Life on Other Planets
Last week a leopard shark, limp and near death, washed ashore on a local beach in Monterey. After being wrongly hooked and dragged through the water in a fight with a local fisherman, the shark was released, only to be pummeled by the tides, its ocean home suddenly an unforgiving onslaught. My friend happened upon … More 273 Million Thoughts on Why We Must Stop Eating Fish
Civil rights advocate and scholar of critical race theory, Kimberlé Williams Crenshaw coined the term intersectionality in 1989 to describe how multiple forms or types of oppression combine to affect people differently depending on their various social identities. In our latest podcast we discuss our own experience learning about intersectionality in activism, including: what first … More Intersectionality & Veganism | 007