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It’s Time That We Factor Out Factory Farming
Better regulation is needed to combat monopolies of animal agriculture and their impact on people, animals, and the planet.
Mar 17, 2022
A Look Into India’s Poultry Industry

With a country as spatially large and demographically diverse as India, it would be reductive to attempt to understand its culture or its relationship with animals and animal meats through a single perspective.…

Mar 10, 2022
Navigating a Plant-Based Diet With Allergies

Going plant-based has a lot of up-sides: it boosts your immune system, reduces your risk for cancer, and significantly lowers your carbon and water footprints.…

Mar 03, 2022
In Favor of Animal Moral Considerability

Over recent centuries, humans have made significant progress in our moral views. One by one, the different, but interrelated, systems of oppression that perpetuate the discrimination of minorities have come into question.…

Feb 24, 2022
Hidden in the Air: Factory Farming and Air Pollution

All around us is a part of the natural world we often take for granted: air. As the population has continued to rise, bringing with it increased human emissions, poor air quality has become the greatest global environmental health risk.…

Feb 17, 2022
Violence Translating Outside the Slaughterhouse

Over 10 million non-human land animals are killed every year for meat, eggs, and dairy in the United States. It can be easy to place the blame for these deaths on the slaughterhouse workers as they are the ones who directly kill these animals for food consumption.…

Feb 10, 2022
Tips for Traveling on a Plant-based Diet

Maintaining a plant-based diet while traveling can be challenging, especially if you are with omnivores or in places with limited plant-based options.…

Feb 03, 2022
An Overview of the Universal School Meals Program Act

If passed, the Universal School Meals Program Act would provide free meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) to all students, regardless of income level.…

Jan 28, 2022
The Importance of Farmed Animal Sanctuaries
Most of the general population is familiar with petting zoos and pet shelters. However, relatively few people are aware of the existence of farmed animal sanctuaries, and many fewer the purpose of such sanctuaries.
Jan 06, 2022
Debunking Common Arguments Against Plant-based Eating
Whether you are already vegan or starting your journey to eat more consciously, it helps to know some basic facts—and myths—about plant-based eating.
Dec 30, 2021
Bottom Trawling: What’s the Catch?

As the demand for fish continues to rise, marine ecosystems and fisheries around the world are collapsing. In order to keep up with the high demand, fisheries have persistently employed unsustainable tactics to catch fish, including the use of bottom trawling.…

Dec 23, 2021
Animal Cruelty Law Exemptions in Factory Farming
In recent decades, animal welfare has become an increasingly important matter to many people, but common farming practice laws and exemptions from federal welfare acts allow what many consider animal cruelty to exist legally for the sake of meat, dairy, and fur production.
Dec 16, 2021