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.


Documentary ‘Fed Up’ Tackles Junk Food and Obesity in America

in Film/TV, Healthy Living, News, Top News

Dr. David Kessler, a former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) commissioner, calls it “one of the greatest public health epidemics of our time.” Michael Pollan says the government is “subsidizing”

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Goodall, Harrelson, Others Join 2014 Food Revolution Summit

in News, Top News

Heal your body and the world with food. That’s the slogan for the 2014 Food Revolution Summit, a free online series of talks from a slew of influential and inspiring

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TCBY Introduces New Coconut Vegan Froyo

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan

First, there was chocolate. Then, there was vanilla. Now, the TCBY frozen yogurt franchise has rolled out a third vegan soft serve flavor: coconut. TCBY has teamed up with Silk

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WATCH: Vegan Meats Stump, Impress Today Show Hosts

in Eats, News, Top News, Vegan, Video

Personalities from USA Today participated in a blind taste test of meatless meats on air and couldn’t tell them apart from animal meat!

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Recycle Your Old Gadgets With Apple and Get A Gift Card

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

Most people are pretty eager to get the latest of the shiny electronic gadgets as soon as they come out. Apple is now encouraging that rush, but with an eco-friendly

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Paul McCartney: A Good Friday is a Vegetarian Friday

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News, Vegetarian

Sir Paul McCartney is speaking up for animals on Good Friday, reminding participants of the holiday that a truly Good Friday would be a vegetarian one.

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WATCH: Vegan Kids Ask First Lady for an Eggless Easter

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

The traditional Easter egg roll on the White House lawn is said to have started in 1814. A lot of things have changed since then, except for the use of

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