In honor of Central Park’s birthday, I tweeted on my personal account a few of my favorite photos that I’ve taken of Central Park. As I wrote in a previous post about […]
No, Foie Royale at Waitrose is not “guilt-free” or “very ethical”
I’m writing this in response to the recent Daily Mail article, “Waitrose sells ‘guilt-free’ foie gras that avoids force feeding geese by making the delicacy in a lab using the livers of […]
I’ve been taking photos of birds!
Pardon my lack of updating. It’s been a hectic past few months. In that time I have rekindled my love for photography, and after renting a number of different lenses for my […]
What the “Why Do We Hurt Robots?” article can teach animal advocates
Children in kindergarten were cruel to the class robot until it was given a name. What can this story help teach advocates who want to help animals?
Liam Gallagher Adopts a Cat
Liam Gallagher of Oasis welcomes a new cat into his family.
My Interview With the Filmmakers of “Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret”: Animal Agriculture’s Devastating Impact On Our Planet
There is one single industry destroying the planet more than any other, and yet the world’s major environmental organizations do not want to discuss it. The upcoming documentary film “Cowspiracy: The Sustainability […]
Video of the Day: Carl’s Jr. Reinforcing Male Meat Eating Culture
This new advertisement from Carl’s JR/Hardee’s reinforces various (and tired) myths of meat eating. In the video, a woman portraying Mystique, the shape-shifter character from X-Men, morphs into a stereotypically attractive white […]
Video of the Day: “Milk Life,” the horrific irony of the dairy industry’s new slogan
“In the past, we have been saying that everyone needs to drink milk. Now, we are showing what milk does for you.” — Sal Taibi, president of Lowe Campbell Ewald, the advertising firm […]
“Skin Trade” and the Cruelty of Fur.
Last night, I attended a screening of the documentary film “Skin Trade” at Bluestockings Bookstore and Activist Center. I wanted to attend because even though I already boycott fur, I wanted to […]
Video of the Day: Kyle Kelleher’s Claymation Film, “Gestation Crate Pigs, Locked Up In Hell”
13 year old Kyle Kelleher has made this incredible and truthful claymation film about the pigs we eat: The tragic story of a pigs life, a gestation crate pig. this claymation uncovers […]