Amanda Just

224 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

Los Angeles to Become Biggest US City to Ban Plastic Bags

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

Los Angeles is about to be the largest city in America to ban plastic bags.

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Seattle Gets Even Greener with New Climate Action Plan

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

The city that’s proud to be green is about to kick it up a notch. Seattle’s Climate Action Plan has a goal to make the city completely carbon neutral by

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Springsteen Stays Energetic with a Mostly Vegetarian Diet

A recent Telegraph article reveals that Bruce Springsteen thrives on a mostly vegetarian diet.

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Bloomberg wants NYC to compost

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

But before his term runs out, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg wants New Yorkers to compost their food scraps.

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Story Time for Shelter Animals

in Animals, Causes, News, People, Top News

These may be the cutest “study buddies” you’ve ever seen. The dogs and cats at Bitter Root Humane Society in Hamilton, Montana, have some new visitors. Once a week, students

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PETA Ranks Top Vegan-Friendly Cities in USA

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan, Vegetarian

Once upon a time, good vegan restaurants in America were few and far between. The times they are a-changin’, and now there is no shortage of vegan-friendly eateries from coast to coast.

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DiCaprio and Others Help Score £500K to Protect Rhinos

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Leonardo DiCaprio, Edward Norton, Blink-182′s Mark Hoppus, and other celebrities turned to Twitter recently to raise awareness about rhino poaching and support a solution.

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