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When someone says that they’re disenchanted with politics or that “politics” has gotten them down, I can only assume they’re on the sidelines rather in the trenches. Politics is not separate from who we are as citizens; we are affected—all of us, animals included—by politics, so to feel down about politics means you’re not owning…

Smashing The “Weak Vegan” Stereotype One Rep at a Time

Like most vegans today, I was the furthest thing from veganism at birth. Born in Canada to Italian immigrants, famous dishes like pizza, lasagna, and pasta with meat sauce often graced my family table growing up. Looking back on things, all I can think is “Yikes!” but unfortunately it was the reality of the situation.…

Coping with Institutionalized Animal Abuse

In one sense, a vegan’s daily life is quite predictable; we know with absolute certainty that in any 24-hour period, we’ll be confronted with multiple examples of institutionalized animal abuse. We’ll be watching animals being consumed in lunchrooms, boardrooms, and at family gatherings. The magazines we’ll peruse, T.V. shows we’ll watch, and billboards we’ll be…

Veg Speed Date Launches in 20 Cities Across North America

Tired of swiping right or scrolling past snore inducing dating profiles? You’re not alone! The world of speed dating is growing more and more enticing for those looking for love—not only for the fun of trying it but also for its effectiveness! Speed dating can be 10 times more effective than online dating. According to the…