Ali Berman

Senior Editor

789 Articles


Ali Berman is the author of Choosing a Good Life: Lessons from People Who Have Found Their Place in the World (Hazelden) and Misdirected (Seven Stories Press). She works as a humane educator for HEART teaching kids about issues affecting people, animals and the environment. Her published work can be found on her website at In early 2012 Ali co-founded flipmeover, a production company with the mission to use media to raise awareness of social issues.


WATCH: Wil Wheaton Raises Funds for Pasadena Humane Society

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

This afternoon I ran into one of my favorite Pit Bull advocates at Powell’s Books in Portland, Oregon.

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Why Heidi Ho’s Vegan Cheese Will Be the Next Big Thing

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

I’ll say it. We’re living in the golden age of vegan cheese. For years nothing would melt or stretch. The texture was off. Plant based chefs hadn’t quite nailed really good dairy alternatives.

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Fans Heartbroken Over Dragons in ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale

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

Spoilers ahead: Last night, hearts broke when Daenerys hung chains around the necks of two of her dragons and left them locked up underground. To be fair, she didn’t do it for fun.

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Ed Sheeran Adopts Kitten Scheduled to Be Euthanized

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

If you didn’t love Ed Sheeran for his voice, you’re about to love him for his big heart. The singer just rescued a one month old kitten who was about to be put down.

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WATCH: Jon Stewart Takes on Pig Virus and Factory Farms

in Animals, Causes, Healthy Living, News, Top News, Video

“The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart knows a thing or two about America’s biggest problems. A bacon shortage? Not one of them.

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WATCH: 17 Bears Rescued from Concrete Pits, Now in Sanctuary

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Video

17 bears held captive at the Black Forest Bear Park in Helen, Georgia are finally free.

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Jared Leto Dines on Vegan Pancakes To Celebrate Oscar Nomination

in Eats, Film/TV, News, Top News, Vegan

Less than a week after winning his first Golden Globe, Jared Leto woke up to the news that he had been nominated for Hollywood’s most prestigious award.

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