Amanda Just

355 Articles

Bio

Amanda Just is a longtime vegan who loves to promote compassionate living in fun, creative ways. As a writer, she has contributed to This Dish Is Veg, ForksOverKnives.com, and many other blogs, websites, and newsletters. As an activist, she champions many causes, from veganism and animal rights to environmental protection and human rights. Amanda resides in Tampa Bay, Florida.

Articles

The Onion Mocks SeaWorld’s Larger Tanks Promise

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

SeaWorld’s announcement of expanding the size of their orca tanks doesn’t impress anyone, not even the folks at The Onion.

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Celebs Get In On the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

in Causes, Internet, News, People, Top News

Everyone’s Facebook feed has no doubt been littered with videos of their friends dumping buckets of ice water over their heads. The reason behind the icy shock is to raise

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Curly Tail Pug Rescue Remembers Robin Williams

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

The late Robin Williams adopted his best friend, Leonard from Curly Tail Pug Rescue in 2010. The rescue sweetly remembers the actor’s love for animals.

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Tiger Selfies Are A Thing? Not Anymore in NY

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

To all the New Yorkers trying to look cool on the Internet with their tiger selfies: YOU’RE DONE. Tiger selfies are now banned in New York.

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Alicia Silverstone Plans Dream Vegan Party for 3-Year-Old Son

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Alicia Silverstone writes on her blog about the amazing vegan birthday bash she threw for her 3-year-old son, Bear.

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Southwest Airlines Flies Away from SeaWorld After ‘Blackfish’ Backlash

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Once the documentary “Blackfish” revealed how much of a bully SeaWorld is, a lot of kids decided to stop sharing their toys with the marine park. Celebrities, musicians, restaurants, and

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Michelle Obama’s Drink Up Campaign Makes Water Popular

First Lady Michelle Obama‘s “Drink Up” campaign is making water cool. In her ongoing efforts to fight childhood obesity and make our nation’s children healthier, Obama has been promoting water

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