Amanda Just

361 Articles


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,, 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.


Dark Chocolate Proves to Be Good for the Gut

in Eats, Featured, News, Vegan, Vegetarian

While dark chocolate has been touted as a “superfood” for many years now, studies on the popular treat’s health benefits have been fairly vague. Recently, though, researchers have concluded that

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WATCH: Molly Shannon and PETA Show Dog Walks Done Right

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Video

SNL alum, Molly Shannon teamed up with PETA for their latest PSA on proper dog walking.

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WATCH: Fred Schneider Narrates Lobster Slaughter Exposé

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Vegetarian, Video

For the 35th anniversary of their hit song, “Rock Lobster,” Fred Schneider of The B-52s lends his unique voice to raise awareness about lobster slaughterhouses.

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Escape For Good Charity Race is an Adventure for a Cause

in Causes, News, Top News

There are many different ways to physically exert oneself for a cause: walking, swimming, bowling, dancing, biking, etc. While rides for charity are nothing new, the Escape For Good charity

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Moby Writes Opinion Piece: ‘Why I’m Vegan’

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Vegan

DJ, musician, and animal rights advocate, Moby penned an opinion piece for “Rolling Stone” on why he’s vegan.

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WATCH: Vivienne Westwood Promotes Veg Diet in the Shower

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Vegetarian, Video

Scrub a dub dub, Dame Vivienne Westwood’s in the tub to promote vegetarianism for World Water Day.

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Leilani Munter Races for Captive Orcas with ‘Blackfish’ Race Car

in Animals, Causes, News, Sports, Top News

Even if you don’t follow NASCAR, the name Leilani Munter may ring a bell for you. In 2010, Munter competed in the Daytona’s ARCA race with a car wrapped in

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