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Sustainable Fashion Must Be Leather-Free

Sustainability is the fashion buzzword of 2019–with designers and retailers everywhere pledging to do more to protect the planet. Yet somehow, animal leather is still being used in allegedly “sustainable” and “eco-friendly” collections–and this does the ethical fashion movement a big disservice.

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Vegan Options Deserve the Spotlight During National School Lunch Week

Parents send their kids to school to learn more than reading, writing and arithmetic. They also want schools to help foster healthy habits, integrity, ethics and environmental stewardship. Schools can encourage young people to protect the planet and reduce animal suffering by serving vegan foods rather than meat, eggs and dairy.

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Compassion From Conception: My Vegan Pregnancy

As it is with many moms-to-be, once people heard that PETA Campaigner, Nikki Ford, was expecting, the flood of well wishes–and questions–started pouring in. She got the usual ones, like “When are you due?” and “Boy or girl?” But her favorite to answer was “Are you going to stay vegan?”

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