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.


Captive Asian Elephant Dies of Constipation at Miami Zoo

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Maude was a 41-year-old Asian elephant living at the Miami Zoo. She had transferred there from Central Florida to keep another female elephant company three years ago. Last week, Maude

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WATCH: Park Camera Gets Snatched by Eagle, Goes on Amazing Journey

in Internet, News, Top News

Earlier this year, an eagle snatched a wildlife camera from the banks of Australia’s Kimberley Margaret River. The camera was retrieved several weeks later and 70 miles away. This surprised

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Paul Walker’s Family Will Keep Charity Work Alive

in Causes, News, People, Top News

Following the tragic death of actor, Paul Walker (“The Fast & the Furious”), Walker’s family announced that they will continue the actor’s charity, Reach Out Worldwide. The mobile first aid

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Grand Canyon Floods With Clouds, a ‘Once in a Lifetime’ Event

in Events, News, Science, Top News

A rare weather phenomenon surprised and delighted visitors to the Grand Canyon over the holiday weekend.

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Aaron Paul Raises Funds for Shark Finning Film ‘Extinction Soup’

in Animals, Causes, Internet, News, Top News

Aaron Paul, of “Breaking Bad,” puts the word out on Twitter about the fundraising campaign for the shark finning documentary, “Extinction Soup.”

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Beware: HSUS Catches Rabbit Fur Marked as ‘Faux’ at Kohl’s

in Animals, Causes, Fashion, News, Top News

The Humane Society of the United States is urging buyers beware as they’ve caught real rabbit fur being sold as ‘faux’ at Kohl’s department store.

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Angelina Jolie Co-Chairs Summit for Wartime Rape Victims

in Causes, News, People, Top News

Angelia Jolie will co-chair a 3-day summit next year that focuses on how to keep people safe and effectively punish offenders of sexual violence in war zones.

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