The animal agriculture industry just had a really bad week… and it’s probably going to get worse. It all started a week ago, last Monday, when Canadian Cattlemen, a magazine and online […]
#writeandrun31 — Day 1 and 2
I was reading Runners magazine at the library today and there was something in there about really understand why you want your goals. Having this understanding makes it more likely you will […]
New study suggests fruit & vegetable consumption correlates to greater happiness and life satisfaction
The findings of a recent study has provided first evidence of an association between eating fruits and vegetables and what’s called “greater eudaemonic well-being,” or “a state of flourishing characterized by feelings […]
Monday News Grab Bag!
A collection of various news articles concerning animal law, the environment, health, and more, collected from around the web.
New Study Calls the Heart-Healthy Claims of Oily Fish Into Question
A new study just published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology casts doubt on the claim that oily fish (i.e. marine fats) is good for heart health. “To date, more than 5000 […]
The media wants you to consume more chicken. Don’t listen to them!
Every day I read headlines or articles (literally every day: I receive Google Alerts for “beef”) and I am constantly coming across articles in which there is a strong push for consumers […]
Wednesday News Grab Bag! Antibiotic resistance, anthropology, rhinos, and more
Environment: Kenyan Rhinos Cannot Survive in the Wild. From the article: “Kenya has about 850 black and white rhinos out of approximately 25,000 in Africa, but more than 50 were killed for […]
Jay Z and Beyoncé “Go Vegan” For 22 Day Challenge!
Have you recently adopted a plant-based diet? You’re not alone! Jay Z and Beyoncé have taken on the 22 Day Challenge. That’s a commitment to 22 days of no animal products – but […]
Video of the Day: Justin Torrellas, Raw Vegan Athlete
Justin Torrellas is a raw vegan athlete training for the 2016 Olympics and is currently a member of the US National Team for Modern Pentathlon. Watch this short but inspiring interview as he […]
Quote of the Day: John Salley on Veganism
“This is how you take care of your body.” – John Salley on veganism, in a recent interview. Salley goes on to discuss the success of athletes who have adopted plant based […]