Amanda Just

332 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

Woody Harrelson Fights to End Ivory Trade in Hawaii

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

Actor Woody Harrelson joins the HSUS in urging Hawaii to stop the bloody ivory trade in the Aloha state.

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Primates Cut from Universal Studios Theme Parks Animal Shows

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

In an exciting win for animal rights, endangered primates will no longer be forced to perform at Universal Studios theme parks.

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WATCH: Farm Sanctuary Shows Just How Smart Pigs Are

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Video

Non-profit animal advocacy organization, Farm Sanctuary highlights the intelligence of pigs in their new PSA.

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Support the Sea Shepherd Vegan Cookbook Kickstarter

in Animals, Causes, Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

Think! Eat! Act! Not only is that a mantra and call to action, it’s also the name of a new vegan cookbook coming from the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. A

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WATCH: Scared Sick Abandoned Pit Bull Transforms into Loving Pooch

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Video

We’re suckers for animal rescue-and-transformation stories, and the story of this abandoned pit bull will have you reaching for some tissues.

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Vegetarianism On the Rise in Sweden

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan, Vegetarian

New research shows that 10% of Sweden’s population eats a meat-free diet, and interest among meat-eaters is rising.

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Dark Chocolate Proves to Be Good for the Gut

in Eats, Featured, News, Vegan, Vegetarian

While dark chocolate has been touted as a “superfood” for many years now, studies on the popular treat’s health benefits have been fairly vague. Recently, though, researchers have concluded that

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