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Passover as a Vegan is Easier Than You Think

Passover as a Vegan is Easier Than You Think

If you’re like my family, your shopping list includes a variety of seasonally appropriate items. Many of these items fall into the category of “Passover foods” – you know what I’m talking about. Not the simple items that you eat year round and can easily enjoy on Passover (fruit salad, veggies & dip, etc.), but […]

Maybe You Should Not Be Protesting

Maybe You Should Not Be Protesting

We have seen a lot of protests about science, guns, and even women’s rights lately. With our current government, especially how the news is constantly portraying it, it makes sense to speak out. However, I feel protesting has become “mainstream” for certain issues and is turning into fun street parties while they are at it. […]

Seedy Delicacies: Esther the Secret Vegan

Seedy Delicacies: Esther the Secret Vegan

If you’ve ever attended a lavish banquet, especially in a culture other than your own, you’ve probably been offered an unfamiliar delicacy. Now imagine that the delicacy offered to you is actually pig skins. And since you’re Jewish, you don’t eat pork. Maybe you’re used to lamb or some other animals, but there’s no way […]

Does animal consumption affect your spirituality?

Does animal consumption affect your spirituality?

As a child growing up in a ‘religious home, eating the flesh of animals and using their ‘leftover’ body parts for needless reasons, was just the norm, it was ‘a way of life.’ It is not something that was ever  a topic of discussion, it was just simply food & other supplies. But I went […]

#Februdairy is Scary

#Februdairy is Scary

February is here again! A month full of chocolates for Valentines Day, examples of African American accomplishments for Black History Month, and of course, stealing babies away from their mothers in time for promoting Februdairy! What?! The Dairy Industry is at it again, with yet another pathetic attempt to remain relevant as more and more […]

Veganism Makes the News! A Vegan Response to BBC

Veganism Makes the News! A Vegan Response to BBC

Recently, in the past week, veganism made the news; BBC News to be exact! While the woman being interviewed is expressing great concern and fear for her own life and safety, she is clearly oblivious that is the exact harm she, herself is inflicting onto the animals she claims “to take pride in”. She states, […]

Eating Vegan: Ugh!?! There is no place I can eat out!

Eating Vegan: Ugh!?! There is no place I can eat out!

Why does everything have milk in it? What the heck is casein? How do I know what natural flavorings are? I can’t get pizza. They all have cheese on them. Are you like how I was and panicked at even the thought of going out to eat? Even if you wanted to eat out by […]

5 Ways to Peacefully Protest Super Bowl Food

5 Ways to Peacefully Protest Super Bowl Food

The Super Bowl is another fun American holiday that typically is difficult for vegans. It is coming up and you are thinking, what can I do to make an impact but enjoy the Super Bowl at the same time? Host your own vegan Super Bowl. Hosting events is a great way to introduce friends and […]

How to Use Business for Good, Not Profits

How to Use Business for Good, Not Profits

There are many forms of activism.  Most people will think large groups of people who are being disruptive and are opposing some form of injustice.  The two most famous protests in this generation’s lifetime are Gandhi’s Salt March in 1930 with 60,000 people and the March on Washington in 1963, where Martin Luther King, Jr., […]

Best US Political Cartoons Throughout History

Best US Political Cartoons Throughout History

Activism has taken many forms, but none more popular than the political cartoon! Check out these amazing forms of activism throughout history! Some of this is dark humor, so please keep that in mind!!