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  • Jul
  • 21

Book Review: ‘The Sustainability Secret: Rethinking Our Diet to Transform the World’

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The Sustainability Secret: Rethinking Our Diet to Transform the World, by Kip Andersen and Keegan Kuhn, is the companion book to Cowspiracy, the groundbreaking documentary that investigates why leading environmental organizations don’t acknowledge that animal agriculture is the biggest contributor to climate change and environmental destruction. The book follows Kip and Keegan as they visit […]


  • Oct
  • 12

It Was a Message Heard ‘Round the World

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Last month, in his historic U.N. address, Pope Francis put the campaign for the Earth back on the front page, asserting that “a true ‘right of the environment’ does exist.” The pontiff not only reiterated the call for action that he had sounded earlier this year in his sweeping encyclical on the environment but also […]


  • Sep
  • 15

Why Your Grandchildren Will Probably Be Vegan

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PETA’s 2014 Sexiest Vegan Over 50 winner Ed Ozols’ beautifully written article about the environment and being vegan may inspire you to go vegan, if you’re not already … and enter this year’s contest!  Tonight’s rain is falling lightly on the forest floor, and the Earth responds by giving up her spicy scents. I’ve breathed […]


  • Jun
  • 24

The True Cost of Cheap Leather

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When a multistory building that housed several clothing factories collapsed in Bangladesh in 2013, killing more than 1,100 garment workers, the world got a rude awakening: Our cheap clothes come at a high cost to others. This issue is back in the news now that police in Bangladesh have filed formal murder charges against dozens […]


  • Oct
  • 9

Are You a Meat-Eating ‘Environmentalist’? Think Again

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PETA has long said that you can’t be a meat-eating environmentalist, and an alarming new study shows that we have no time to waste in ditching chicken kebabs and steak sandwiches and choosing humane veggie burgers and falafel instead. According to the Worldwatch Institute, our appetite for meat is taking a tremendous toll on precious […]


  • Apr
  • 17

Join the Food Revolution Summit!

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Few issues have as great an impact on animals, the environment, and your health as the modern American diet. From the intense suffering of billions of chickens, pigs, and other animals on factory farms to the huge health-care costs of treating heart disease, diabetes, cancer and the multitude of other sometimes fatal ailments that frequently […]


  • Mar
  • 18

Fashion Icon Vivienne Westwood Gets Her Toes Wet in Vegetarian Campaign

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In honor of World Water Day, Vivienne Westwood has forgone fashion in  favor of her birthday suit in a new video about the meat industry’s depletion of  world water supplies. “I am an eco-warrior, but I take long showers with a clean  conscience because I’m vegetarian,” says Westwood as she bathes in the video. An […]


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