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.


Grieving Mother Dolphin Carries her Dead Calf on Back (Video)

in Animals, News, Top News, Video

In one of the saddest videos we’ve seen, but one that speaks to animal sentience, a mother dolphin was filmed as she carried her dead calf on her dorsal fin.

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WATCH: ‘Castle’ Star Seamus Dever Dishes on His Vegetarian Diet

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Vegetarian

“Castle” star Seamus Dever and his on and offscreen wife Juliana Dever were at HSUS’ Genesis Awards on Saturday night to support one of their biggest passions: animal protection.

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EXCLUSIVE: Gretchen Primack Discusses Her New Book ‘Kind’

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Print

A few years ago poet and activist Gretchen Primack merged her two passions when she decided to write a book of poetry dedicated to exploring animal issues.

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Mayim Bialik on How She Keeps Her Seder Vegan

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

For most holidays, what food you put on your table is optional, but during Passover there are some traditions that many Jews like to honor.

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WATCH: Leilani Munter Feels More Energetic on Vegan Diet

in Animals, Eats, News, Top News, Vegan, Video

Racecar driver Leilani Munter went vegan about a year and a half ago and is feeling fantastic.

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WATCH: Moby Calls Undercover Animal Investigators His Heroes

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Vegan, Video

The animal advocate talked extensively about his feelings on lawmakers attempting to stop animal activists from doing undercover investigations.

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Colbert, ‘Ivory Wars’ and ‘Big Miracle’ Win at Genesis Awards

Last night the stars gathered for the 27th annual Genesis Awards, a night to honor news and entertainment media for bringing attention to animal issues.

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