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


George Takei Fights Against Intolerance

in Causes, News, People, Top News

The actor, who is openly gay, wrote a brief but dynamic post about equality and tolerance and their importance in society.

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Celebs Encourage Participation in World Environment Day

in Causes, Environment, News, Top News

The stars are asking us all to reduce our footprint — cutting back on food waste saves water, land use and emissions.

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WATCH: More Celebs Join Matt Damon’s Toilet Strike

in Causes, News, People, Top News, Video

Bono, Olivia Wilde, and Richard Branson are the latest to join the cause about the world water crisis.

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WATCH: Prince Charles and Prince William Partner with WildAid

in Animals, Causes, Featured, News, Video

The royals called for an end to illegal wildlife trade, which is threatening animals in epidemic proportions.

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Viola Davis Calls for Circus Elephant Protection

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

Davis is asking legislators in her home state of Rhode Island to back a bill that offers greater protection to circus elephants.

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India Becomes Fourth Country to Ban Captive Dolphin Shows

in Animals, Causes, News, Top News

India has declared that cetaceans’ high level of intelligence grants them the status of “non-human persons.”

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WATCH: Tornado Survivor Finds Missing Dog in Rubble

in Animals, Causes, News, People, Top News, Video

When the deadly storm passed, Barbara Garcia realized her dog was missing and most likely crushed in the remains of her home.

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