Amanda Just

278 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

Celebrate Be Cruelty Free Week with HSUS

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

This week is Be Cruelty-Free Week, a campaign from the HSUS. It’s a week to raise awareness about animal testing and celebrate products that are cruelty-free.

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Kentucky to Fully Ban Veal Crates By 2018

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Kentucky becomes the eighth state in the US to ban the use of cruel veal crates.

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Hollywood Restaurant Makes Special Meal for Sir Paul McCartney

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Former Beatle, Sir Paul McCartney was treated like royalty at a Hollywood restaurant recently when the chef made a special meal just for him.

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Jimmy Fallon Sides With Liam Neeson to Halt NYC Carriage Ban

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Jimmy Fallon, host of “The Tonight Show,” recently vocalized his support of keeping horse-drawn carriages in NYC while actor, Liam Neeson was on his show.

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California Lawmaker to Propose Ban on Orcas in Captivity

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

SeaWorld in San Diego must be feeling some ripples in their waters. Their worst nightmare (but the greatest victory for their imprisoned animals) may be coming true. A lawmaker in

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Canada Bans Gestation Crates for Pregnant Pigs

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Canada has taken a step in the kinder direction for pigs this week: they’ve banned the use of gestation crates for pregnant sows.

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Mercy For Animals Responds to New ‘Milk Life’ Ad Campaign

in Animals, Causes, Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

One of the most popular ad campaigns centered around a two-word slogan has retired. The infamous (and much parodied) “Got Milk?” is now replaced with “Milk Life,” a new ad

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