Category «Advocacy»

Animal Rebellion

“The Rebellion is here. We want to live!  Time is Running Out. We Want to live! We’re scared and tired but guess what?   WE’RE NOT DEAD YET!”  Dulcie Ruttley-Dornan talks about Animal Rebellion and their upcoming September actions in the UK. Animal Rebellion is a worldwide movement!   In 2019, a small group of Extinction Rebellion …

Why Vegan?

By Bronwyn Slater   The vast majority of the population is completely unaware of what happens to animals who are raised for food. Many people who have gone vegan have done so because they have become aware of the extreme cruelty and suffering that farmed animals have to endure. In this article I will try …

Comparing the Meat, Fish, and Dairy Industries to Big Tobacco

By Dr. Michael Greger from nutritionfacts.org     Back in 1912, when hardly anyone smoked cigarettes, lung cancer was like a museum curiosity—extremely rare. But in the next few decades, it rose dramatically around the world, about fifteen-fold. But they had already nailed it back in 1912. By mid-century, the evidence was considered overwhelming. Says who? …

The Awareness Gap

There is an almost complete lack of awareness of the cruelty involved in the raising and killing of animals for food, as well as the consequences for the environment, says Trent Grassian   “The greater the threat, the greater the gap in knowledge, the more urgent and more impossible is the decision.” – Ulrich Beck …

My Ethical Choice

By Jordan Collins It hasn’t happened yet, but I am anticipating it: the moment I am confronted with a choice between Booja Booja© brand ice cream and Ben and Jerry’s© new vegan variety. As a vegetarian I loved Ben and Jerry’s frozen yogurts. The chocolate fudge brownie was my favorite, but I wouldn’t turn down …

Guide to Going Vegan

by Bronwyn Slater Going vegan has never been easier. It is now possible to buy vegan versions of every type of food you have been accustomed to eating – from cheese, cream, milk, eggs, yoghurt, ice-cream and chocolate to fake meats such as burgers, sausages, mince, bacon, roasts and slices. You can now find many …