Amanda Just

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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.


Elephants in India Mourn, Retaliate After Deadly Train Incident

in Animals, Causes, News, Science, Top News, Transport

To anyone who has ever argued that animals don’t have feelings, please share this story with them. Earlier this month, a train struck and killed an elephant in eastern India,

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Bull Runs Are Coming to America

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

A ruptured diaphragm. Fractured vertebrae. Gored in any possible body part (including ones where the sun typically doesn’t shine). These are just some of the risks that humans face when they

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Cory Monteith’s Farewell Episode to Tackle Drug Abuse

in Entertainment, Featured, Film/TV, Music, News

An absence is still felt by fans and loved ones following the tragic death of actor Cory Monteith, who passed away from a drug overdose last month.

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Kelly Osbourne Credits Vegan Chef Fiancé for her Healthy Habits

in Eats, Healthy Living, News, Top News, Vegan

There’s been some buzz about Kelly Osbourne’s trimmer, healthier figure, and she hasn’t been hiding her secret weapon: her vegan chef fiancé.

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Maggie Gyllenhaal’s Part Time Job at Organic Food Store

Maggie Gyllenhaal and husband, Peter Sarsgaard, are clocking in volunteer time at a NYC organic food co-op as part of their membership duties.

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Pilot Whale Struggles to Get Back Into Water at SeaWorld

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Video of a beached pilot whale at Sea World Orlando has gone viral, and it’s raising some suspicions.

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Safeway Shopper Finds Unwanted Chicken in her Chicken

in Animals, Eats, News, Top News

The shopper was only looking for chicken breast, not their feet, too.

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