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Kapparot With Chickens: On Ritual Slaughter and Human Greed
Activism / Animal Rights

Kapparot With Chickens: On Ritual Slaughter and Human Greed

I had the opportunity to spend a considerable amount of time this past week saving the lives of sixty-three chickens and protesting a despicable tradition which stems back millennia.  Our protests throughout the week were heavily covered by various media outlets .  We were featured on KTLA 5 (channel 5), CBS News (channel 2), the front page of The Los … Continue reading

National Animal Rights Day 2013 Activists Share Their Stories
Activism / Animal Rights

National Animal Rights Day 2013 Activists Share Their Stories

It’s been almost two weeks since National Animal Rights Day 2013 but many are still trying to process their emotions.  Last week, I posted my experience of organizing the event and obtaining animals from slaughterhouses.  Since then I have seen many activists who attended or participated in the event posting their experience of the event on … Continue reading

Detox Your Life: How to Responsibly Get Rid of Your Non-Vegan Crap
Veganism

Detox Your Life: How to Responsibly Get Rid of Your Non-Vegan Crap

Sooner or later on your road to veganism you’ll wonder, “what on earth do I do with all of these frozen steaks / leather shoes, purses and belts / non-vegan alcoholic beverages / pints of ice cream / wool blankets / non-vegan household cleaners and personal hygiene products / etc. in my house?”.  Parting with your non-vegan stuff can be difficult, but it doesn’t have to … Continue reading

Go Vegan, Save the World: 8 Similarities Between Animal Rights Activists and Superheroes
Activism / Animal Rights / Veganism

Go Vegan, Save the World: 8 Similarities Between Animal Rights Activists and Superheroes

We admire superheroes for their unwavering belief in the power of compassion and the inherent goodness of humanity.  We look up to them, idolize them, and champion them as role models for youth to emulate and aspire to.  In the face of adversity, superheroes never give up, they never give in, and they never compromise their … Continue reading