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Choices, Voices, And Veganism: Diet For The Many

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 03.26.2017 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

As I write this, I am about to leave for Boston to speak at iV, the Ivy League Vegan Conference, at Harvard. Prominent voices will gather there and c...

German Environment Minister Bans Meat At Official Functions

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 02.22.2017 | World

Animal agriculture is a leading cause of climate change and environmental degradation, which is why a German ministry says it’s taking a stand for v...

The Humane Omnivore: An Oxymoron?

Neil Zevnik | Posted 03.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Neil Zevnik

Is it possible to consume animal protein and still lay claim to a modicum of concern for animal welfare? I don't propose to answer that question, merely to explore the opportunities in our current social construct to make the attempt.

Sassy Pants

Amy Mullis | Posted 10.06.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

My husband doesn't look like Zac Efron. But he looks like Prince Charming to me. And he does the dishes. And brings me a cup of tea every night.

Those Fabulous Animals

Johnathan Lee Iverson | Posted 09.20.2014 | Entertainment
Johnathan Lee Iverson

I learned two things upon joining The Greatest Show On Earth over 15 years ago. 1) Top billing belongs to the four-legged mammals and 2) circus at its purest is a celebration of living things at their utmost.

5 Things We All Need to Learn From Temple Grandin

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.02.2014 | Impact
Maria Rodale

Photo: (cc) Steve Jurvetson/Flickr I recently had the great pleasure of hearing Temple Grandin speak at the Ecofarm conference in California. She is r...

Recharging Your Batteries in the DRC

Diane Kabat | Posted 09.14.2013 | Impact
Diane Kabat

Another woman explains how having access to protein has improved the nutrition for her small children and how she is able to provide her family with better and more plentiful vegetables because of animal by-product use.

Busted: Driving Under The Influence of Adele (DUIA)

Laura Zigman | Posted 01.22.2012 | Women
Laura Zigman

It occurred to me as I was singing and weeping and driving one day that I couldn't possibly be the only middle-aged suburban mother singing to Adele in her car as if her life depended on it.

"We Do It Ourselves!"

Vivian Glyck | Posted 12.19.2011 | Impact
Vivian Glyck

There's nothing like "Wekembe" to transform an African village! "Wekembe" is a Lugandan word that means, "We do it ourselves!" We all know how great "...

Is Big Agriculture Contributing to Antibiotics Resistance in Humans?

Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney | Posted 08.22.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jeffrey H. Toney

Does the agricultural use of antibiotics contribute to their diminishing effectiveness in people? The debate over Big Agriculture's use of antibiotics is becoming a culture war of facts.

Send a Valentine to Haiti

Anne Dilenschneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Anne Dilenschneider

For over 20 years, CCH members have supported community development in Haiti. One of the ways they do this is by teaching organic gardening, reforestation, and animal husbandry.

Jason Linkins

CNN Reporter Assists In Birth Of Calf | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It's Friday in August, and people like animals, so via Media Monitor Jon, here's a video of a CNN reporter, Deborah Feyerick, assisting in the birth o...