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.


Russia Sends Animals to Space for One Month Experiment

in Animals, Featured, News, Science

Russia is in the midst of an experiment to see how various lifeforms react in space. On Friday, they launched five mice, eight Mongolian gerbils, fifteen geckos and various other species into orbit around the earth for one month.

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Koala Tries to Return Home and Finds it Destroyed

in Animals, Causes, Environment, News, Top News

In one of the more heartbreaking wildlife photos we’ve seen (that doesn’t involve blood or gore), this koala has been making headlines as it sits in the center of its old home.

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Queen’s Brian May ‘Shocked’ by Alma Mater’s Animal Research

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

Queen guitarist Brian May was “shocked and saddened” to learn that his alma mater, the Imperial College London, was filmed inside their research lab hurting animals.

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Farm Sanctuary to Host Fashion Loves Animals with Vaute Couture

in Animals, Causes, Events, Fashion, News, Top News

Vaute Couture founder and creative director, Leanne Mai-Ly Hilgart, is being honored by animal protection powerhouse Farm Sanctuary for all her work to help animals through fashion.

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Miranda Lambert Fosters Animals Until They Can Find a Home

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

The singer told People about her ever changing canine house guests, “Every time I find one, we keep ‘em until we can find them the right home.”

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Attention NYC Fashionistas: Charity Clothing Swap on May 11th

in Causes, Events, Fashion, News, Top News

Spring is a great time to revamp the closet. Out with the old, and in this case, in with the nearly new.

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Thandie Newton Talks About the Impact of Factory Farming

in Animals, Causes, Environment, News, Top News

Actress Thandie Newton is speaking out about factory farming, and it’s impact on animals, people and the planet.

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