Amanda Just

298 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.


WATCH: Kitten Rescued by Firefighter, Caught on Camera

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Video

With a GoPro camera attached to his helmet, his discovering of an unconscious kitten alone in a smoke-filled room, and the rescue efforts to follow, were all caught on camera.

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Brave Piglet Escapes Slaughter-bound Truck, Gets Adopted

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Motorists driving behind the truck saw the piglet squeeze through a hole in the trailer and leap.

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Kristen Bell Honors Gorilla Doctors

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Animal-loving actress, Kristen Bell, is excited to honor the international veterinarian team, Gorilla Doctors, an organization that is saving mountain species of gorilla “one patient at a time.” Bell will

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Seasonal Cuteness: Dog Romps in Leaf Pile

in Animals, News, Top News, Video

This dog really, REALLY loves leaf piles!

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Neil Young Devastated by Tar Sands Impact in Fort McMurray

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

“The fact is, Fort McMurray looks like Hiroshima. Fort McMurray is a wasteland,” says musician, Neil Young.

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Mayim Bialik’s Pre-Emmys Vegan Snack Attack

in Entertainment, Film/TV, News, Top News, Vegan

Mayim Bialik found plenty of vegan eats at the pre-Emmys PETA party.

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Rihanna’s Instagram Pic Tips Off Animal Exploitation

in Animals, Causes, Music, News, Top News

Singer, Rihanna was in Phucket, Thailand, on a mini-break from her World Diamonds Tour, when she befriended a cute – and endangered – slow loris. Little did she know that

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