Amanda Just

355 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

Kind-Hearted New Yorker Cashes in 401k to Rescue Dogs

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

After witnessing too much heartbreak while working with animal control, a NYC man cashed in his 401k to start a dog rescue.

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Illinois Bans the Microbead

in Beauty, Causes, Environment, News, Top News

You know those tiny little beads that are often found in facial scrubs, body soaps, and toothbrushes? Those microbeads are so tiny that they often slip through filtration systems, which

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Aptly Named Pet Pig, Lucky, Saves Family From House Fire

in News, Top News

The aptly named pet pig, Lucky, saved his adopted human family from a house fire.

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James Cameron-Funded Eco School to Go Vegan

Director James Cameron and his wife back an environmentally-focused school in California, which is now going plant-based!

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Billy Corgan Looks Smashing On Pet Shelter Magazine Cover

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Billy Corgan, frontman for the band, The Smashing Pumpkins, poses on the cover of PAWS Chicago magazine with his two adopted kittens.

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WATCH: Frostie the Baby Goat Gets a Wheelchair

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Frostie is a baby goat who lost the use of his back legs due to an infection. Watch his first steps with his special wheeled cart from Edgar’s Mission.

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Bright Purple Jellyfish May Be the New Species On the Block

in News, Science, Top News

A bright purple jellyfish that washed up on Australian shores this week might be a new species.

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