Amanda Just

374 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

3,500 Young Pigs Die in Canadian Barn Fire

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

A yet-to-be-explained fire took the lives of 3,500 pigs in a barn in Canada this week.

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David Carter of Oakland Raiders Goes Plant-Strong

in Eats, News, Sports, Top News, Vegan

David Carter, defensive lineman for the Oakland Raiders and powerlifter, is a perfect example of the term “plant-strong.”

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Put Down Your Phone and Provide Drinking Water to a Child

in Causes, News, People, Top News

The Unicef Tap Project wants smartphone users to give their phones a break for a good cause.

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WATCH: This Two-Legged Dog Is One Heck of a Runner

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Duncan Lou may be down to two legs, but this dog isn’t letting that slow him down. Check out this video of his day at the beach.

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Mariska Hargitay Stars in PSAs to Fight Sexual Violence

in Causes, News, People, Top News

The stars of “Law & Order,” including Mariska Hargitay, join together for a series of PSAs raising awareness about the realities of sexual violence.

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Bill Maher to Hunters: ‘There’s Something Wrong With You’

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Bill Maher gets ‘real’ with hunters: “If you’re delighted to take a life, there’s something wrong with you.”

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Mark Hoppus of Blink 182 Goes Vegan

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Mark Hoppus of the band, Blink 182, announces his veganism on Twitter, but remains “chill about it.”

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