Amanda Just

241 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

Chef Gordon Ramsay Reconsiders Foie Gras

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

Many of us already know that eating foie gras is a faux pas, and following some released undercover footage, Gordon Ramsay seems to possibly agree.

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A Few of Carrie Underwood’s Favorite (Vegan) Things

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Carrie Underwood, star of NBC’s “Sound of Music” remake, talks about a few of her favorite vegan things.

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WATCH: Turtle Regains Mobility with Lego Wheel Prosthetic

in Animals, Causes, News, Science, Top News

After a turtle’s infected leg was amputated, some creative vets fitted him with a Lego wheel prosthetic.

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Kayaker Saves Owl From Freezing to Death

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

While kayaking in Lake Tuusula in Finland recently, Pentti Taskinen spotted something jutting out of the water. As he came closer, he realized it was an owl.

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Ricky Gervais Wants Beagles Spared from Research

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Ricky Gervais shared a link on Facebook for a petition to stop the breeding of beagles for research purposes.

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Pit Bull Hero Blocks Owner’s Attacker

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

When this pit bull’s owner was attacked by her abusive partner, the dog came to her rescue, but suffered at least 12 stab wounds.

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James Cameron to Release New Star-Studded Global Warming Doc

James Cameron and an all-star cast shed more light on global warming with his new documentary, “Years of Living Dangerously.”

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