Amanda Just

361 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: Ed Begley Jr. Builds Green Home ‘On Begley Street’

in Causes, Environment, Film/TV, News, Top News, Video

Ed Begley Jr. combines his passion for environmental protection with sustainable building in his family’s new web series.

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PETA Wants SeaWorld Out of ‘Anchorman 2′

PETA activists are urging the producers of the ‘Anchorman’ sequel to remove the Sea World scenes in protest of the marine park’s treatment of animals.

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Alanis Morissette is ‘About 80% Vegan’

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan, Vegetarian

Rock legend, Alanis Morissette, chats with Energy Times about her mostly vegan diet, her love of soup, and her thoughts on healing and nutrition.

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Animal Shelters Overlooked By Young Adults, Survey Says

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

Animal shelters are having trouble getting the word out about adoption, especially to young adults.

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Kim Basinger and PETA Help Stop Plan to Capture Belugas

in Animals, Causes, News, Science, Top News

Actress and animal rights activist, Kim Basinger teamed up with PETA to help deny the Georgia Aquarium and its Sea World affiliates’ request to capture wild belugas.

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Pamela Anderson Says: ‘Save a Homeless Dog or Cat!’

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Actress, model, and PETA spokeswoman Pamela Anderson encouraged Twitter fans to adopt a dog or cat from the animal shelter.

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‘Finding Dory’ Gets a Blackfish-Inspired Rewrite

“Blackfish,” the documentary that sheds light on orcas in captivity, is opening eyes and hearts everywhere. It has even inspired a rewrite in the much-anticipated “Finding Nemo” sequel, “Finding Dory.”

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