Ali Berman

Senior Editor

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Ali Berman is a writer, teacher and activist. She works as a humane educator for HEART teaching kids about issues affecting people, animals and the environment. Ali is also a fiction writer. 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.


Natalie Portman and Zoe Saldana Do PSA’s for FINCA International (VIDEO)

in Causes

Natalie Portman, a longtime supporter of micro-financing, and Zoe Saldana just came out with new PSA’s for FINCA’s online donation program, Lend a Hand. The two actresses each filmed their

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The Toxies: Award Show With Nominees That Will Kill You

in Events

Okay, that headline was a bit of an overstatement. They might not kill you. They might just leave you sterile, give you cancer, deplete the ozone layer or change your

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IndieGoGo Campaign to Fund New Animal Project, ‘The Ghosts in Our Machine’

in Animals, Film/TV

Popular crowdfunding tools Kickstarter and IndieGoGo are being used more and more by activists to fund their projects. Just like “The Story of Dao” which we talked about recently, the

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Paul and Mira Sorvino Hold Diabetes-Friendly Recipe Contest

in Contests

Since 2006 Paul Sorvino has been living with Type 2 diabetes. In an effort to combat his illness and to educate others, Paul and his daughter Mira have their own

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Bob Barker Says Don’t Go to Sea World

in Animals, Causes

Bob Barker is as devoted an animal activist as they come. Through the years he has spoken out for dogs and cats, elephants and whales, and donated countless dollars to

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Joan Jett Calls For Hearings On Seal Imports To Be Made Public

in Animals, Causes

Compassionate people everywhere celebrated when the European Union banned seal imports. Now, the World Trade Organization has decided to formally hear Canada and Norway’s arguments against the EU’s ban. Joan

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Laura Bell Bundy Tells Us To Keep Our Dogs Cool and Safe This Summer

in Animals, Causes

Some people think it’s a great idea to bring their dog with them on their errands on a hot summer day. And it is, as long as you never ever

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