Discussions on vegan ethics and philosophy.

August: Osage County Reminds Us to Salute Young Vegans

It's easier not to: not to critically think, not to reject the status quo, not to be "weird." But easy isn't always right.
By |April 18th, 2014|Opinion|0 Comments|

Vegan Asshole: On Defending Cockroaches

I wrote an article in 2009 titled Four Years and 1 Million Little Slaves and it was about an exhibit at The New York American Museum of Natural History- a silk tapestry made from the silk spun by golden orb spiders.  I don’t want to spoil anything (because if […]

Hedgehog Popularity: Rise of the Meme-Pet

Can we prevent ourselves from placing another species on a temporary internet pedestal before they, too, require rescue?
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    Charles Dickens, Deepak Chopra and the Zen of Raising a Little Hell

Charles Dickens, Deepak Chopra and the Zen of Raising a Little Hell

How do we teach kids to not become passive when there is injustice to be found pretty much everywhere?
By |April 9th, 2014|Opinion|0 Comments|

Veganism and Co-Existing Health Issues

It’s a tough place from which to advocate when I myself don’t have to balance my animal-rights convictions with other serious health-related restrictions.

Oh, Poop: Why You Need to Clean Up After Your Dog

I cannot begin to explain the amount of poop that lies in the grass around my neighborhood. It would never occur to me to leave my house, dog at my side, and not have a poop bag or two in my pocket. Alas, at least some of my neighbors do not share this sentiment.
By |April 3rd, 2014|Opinion|0 Comments|