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2017 Huge Victories for the Animals!

  Top Victories for the animals in 2017!! Thanks to activists, consumers, PETA, ALDF, Fur-Free Alliance, HSU and other affiliates around the world. 1. Official dietary guidelines across the world are being changed to include less meat, from the Netherlands, Brazil and the UK. Belgium even moved meat to the junk-food category, and put processed meats in the “consume as …

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Shark Fin Soup -The Destructive and Wasteful “Delicacy” You Should Never Eat

Shark Fin Soup – The Destructive & Wasteful “Delicacy” You Should Never Eat On Donald Trump’s recent trip to Asia, he was seen eating shark fin soup, a “delicacy” which is dangerous to humans, destructive to the marine environment and morbidly wasteful of the sharks. Not that Trump has been the year’s outstanding environmental steward — he sure has brought …

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EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CALCIUM & 15 NON-DAIRY FOODS PACKED WITH CALCIUM

When you think of calcium, usually teeth and bones are most often associated. But according to The Vegan Society, an organization founded in 1944 that is dedicated to providing information on the benefits of a vegan diet, calcium is also involved in your nervous system, blood clotting and controlling your muscles. Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body, making up …

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The Dairy Industry Continues to Plummet as Plant-Based Alternatives Soar

Despite the fact that consumers can get the daily recommendation of calcium, potassium, and protein from fruits and vegetables, the dairy industry has spent billions of dollars trying to convince you otherwise. But don’t fall for their shady ploys. In truth, we can get the same nutrients from fortified plant-based milk and whole, plant-based foods. But as more and more consumers …

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The Reality of the Leather Industry

From jackets, belts, handbags, wallets and shoes, leather has become innocuous, with many people not thinking twice about where leather comes from. Sadly, the leather industry is horrifically cruel with the majority of leather being produced in India. Where Does Leather Come From? Most leather comes from developing countries such as India and there is immense cruelty involved in creating …

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Meatless Mondays Mill Valley Proclamation Celebration

Second Step:  Celebrate the signing with a Vegan Meet-up and share beautiful vegan food! The vegan movers and shakers were all here for Mill Valley Meatless Monday proclamation signing! Miyoko Schinner, of Miyoko’s Kitchen and her decadent vegan cheeses! Colleen Holland President of VegNews Magazine, Camilla Fox President of Project Coyote, Mikaële Dawn Tate of Green Your SPIRIT, and so …

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Meatless Mondays Mill Valley – How to get your city MM

A form letter I have done for you to use, reword if necessary and the most important thing is to be persistent, I had a few say No we are dealing with other issues, but kept being persistent until I got through to the Mayor and after around 6 months.  We finally did it.  Never give up!  Click on photo …

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Fast Against Slaughter

Every October 2nd.  FARM puts on a fast against slaughter event.  Thousands of people gather around the world and either in groups or single to leaflet and spread the word of the cruel and barbaric way we treat animals and I love participating in this day, because I really feel it gets the word out that we are out here …

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Animal Testing

  There are so many great products available that are not tested on animals. You can make a difference to the animals by choosing not to contribute to their horrific suffering. Here is PETA’s List please check to make sure your not buying into the cruelty. Thank you! Link to Cruelty-free products: http://features.peta.org/cruelty-free-company-search/index.aspx

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Wool is Cruel and Unsustainable

Yesterday, I was looking for cotton or rayon capes to layer for fall, and the woman in the store was trying to sell me wool, I told her I don’t buy wool and she asked “Why”? Most people think wool is simply just sheared and they roam pastures. Well with massive amounts of people it’s not the case anymore. Australia …