Some Thoughts on Using Animals

The words "oppressing" and "enslaving" are sometimes used to describe our society's use of animals. These are certainly loaded words, with many people believing that our use of animals is perfectly "natural" or part of some "circle of life". [...]

January 31, 2018

Vegan Before the Word Even Existed – Amos Bronson Alcott

Veganism is nothing new. While the term was coined relatively recently (in 1944), the idea has been around for at least 25 centuries — from Jainism’s “ahimsa", to Pythagoras of Ancient Greece, to Leonardo Di Vinci of 15th Century Florence. [...]

November 30, 2017

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