Michael dEstries


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Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.


Josh and Rebecca Tickell from the 2015 EMA’s Red Carpet

in Causes, Environment, Film/TV, News, Top News

Happy Cow’s Ken Spector, in partnership with Ecorazzi, recently hit the red carpet at the 2015 Environmental Media Awards. In addition to an exclusive interview with EMA’s host Lance Bass, Spector

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Exclusive: Lance Bass from the 2015 EMA’s Red Carpet

in Arts/Culture, Causes, Environment, News, Top News

In partnership with HappyCow, Ecorazzi once again hit the 2015 Environmental Media Awards’ red carpet to catch up with honorees, hosts, and those out there helping to make a difference

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Tracey and Jon Stewart’s Bufflehead Farm Joins Farm Sanctuary

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Call it a match made in animal sanctuary heaven! At the star-studded annual Farm Sanctuary Gala in New York City Saturday evening, Tracey and Jon Stewart made a huge announcement

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Judge Rules Sea Shepherd Wrongfully Sank Crippled ‘Whale Wars’ Vessel

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

The unfortunate drama surrounding the collision and sinking of the Ady Gil has finally reached a conclusion. An arbitrator last week ruled that the Sea Shepherd acted “wrongful” in their decision

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Interview with ‘Racing Extinction’ Director Louie Psihoyos

in Animals, Causes, Entertainment, Featured, Film/TV, News

Stunning environmental doc Racing Extinction sees long anticipated — albeit limited — theatrical release this weekend. Unless you’ve been living under a rock the past year+, you’re already aware of

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Toronto Vegan Festival Survival Guide

in Featured, News

When it comes to festivals, the seasoned vets will tell you there are tons of hacks that will make or break your experience. If you’re a first timer, don’t worry!

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That Vegan Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Might Not Happen Next Year

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Don’t get your spoons ready for a dairy-free Ben & Jerry’s ice cream in 2016 just yet. We got giddy along with the rest of the world earlier this week

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