Waxing Lyrical with Margaret Chapman of Plant Philosophy

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

First, Let Me Take a Selfie with This Piglet

Sometimes—the rampant, violent belief system known as carnism is almost completely undetectable. It might creep into a conversation with someone making a flippant remark as seemingly innocuous as, “I just like the taste,” or, “but don’t plants have feelings, too?”   But other times, it slaps us in the face with the back of its cold, … More First, Let Me Take a Selfie with This Piglet