China DeSpain

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China DeSpain is a San Antonio-based writer and blogger. She loves pop culture, animal rights, health and fitness, international travel, books and wigs. Follow China on Twitter: @ChinaDeSpain


Success! Paul McCartney Secures Abused Elephant’s Freedom

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News

It was announced this week that plans are in the works to move Sunder from his painful temple shed to a wildlife refuge.

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Cardiologist Prescribes Vegan Diet, ‘Forks Over Knives’

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

Dr. Joel Kahn advises against the Standard American Diet, instead suggesting that his patients eat a whole-foods, plant-based diet.

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Olivia Wilde Calls Veganism the ‘Health-Savvy’ Diet

in Eats, Film/TV, News, Top News, Vegan

On Tuesday, Wilde tweeted that the film is a great reminder that a vegan diet is “health-savvy.”

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Mayim Bialik Pledges to Be Fur-Free with HSUS

in Animals, Causes, Fashion, News, Top News

Bialik supports the Humane Society’s Fur-Free Campaign, which works to end the use of fur in fashion.

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Jaime King Claims a Vegan Diet is Expensive but Admirable

in Eats, Film/TV, News, Top News, Vegan

According to her twitter feed, the actress admires the vegan lifestyle, but finds it tough to do on a budget.

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PETA Admonishes Lady Gaga for Wearing Fur

in Animals, Causes, Fashion, News, Top News, Video

Gaga is in hot water for wearing fur after she has openly spoken out about her hatred of furry fashions.

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Mischa Barton: Vegan and ‘Healthier Than Ever’

in News, Top News, Vegan

A vegan diet plus regular exercise helped Barton find her happy weight, all without counting calories.

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