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Monday, November 20, 2017
Vote to end pig dogging
It's truly a horrible feeling finding out about yet another blood "sport" you had no idea about. Only today did I find out about pig dogging - a blood "sport" in which hunting dogs are set on wild pig...
Are we strong enough to talk about mussels?
Ethics can be hard When it comes to people challenging my veganism, there have not yet been many questions I couldn’t answer or ignore and still feel like I had a solid argument. One question tha...
Feminism and Veganism: The Dairy Connection
Trigger warning: This article contains themes that may distress some readers, including references to physical violence, sexual abuse and artificial insemination. Reader discretion is advised. Many...
"Accidents happen": It's time to stop believing the lies of the horse racing industry
From the Kentucky Derby in May to the Melbourne Cup in November, thousands of horse races are run worldwide and year-round. Race after race, "accidents" occur: unconsenting, exploited horses fall vict...
Animal Sanctuary Photo Gallery: Peanuts Funny Farm
Peanuts Funny Farm is an animal sanctuary located in the rural farming community of Windellama, near Goulburn in New South Wales, Australia. Founded by Tracey Keenan and with a revolving door ...
Should vegans accept antivenom?
It’s a question you’re bound to be asked as a vegan at some stage or another: “Would you accept antivenom if you were bitten by a snake/spider?” How can you respond, particularly when the aske...
Veganism: the errors of our past creating a kind, sustainable future
Let’s talk about how veganism ties into our daily lives and connects human history to the past, the present and the future. First, let’s define veganism. Veganism is the act of not holding huma...
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