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In Defense of Animals

In Defense of Animals

Matthieu Ricard  02.20.2015
By caring for animals as well, we do not love human beings less. We actually can love them better because our altruistic love grows stronger...
Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Jerry Zezima  02.18.2015
According to an old saying, you are what you eat. Since I am full of baloney, I eat what I am. Unfortunately, I don't know what to eat...

Hamburger for My Valentine

Jacob Peters  02.14.2015
This Valentine's Day, McDonald's should make a concrete commitment to serve meat raised without the routine use of antibiotics. This commitment...
The Best Pot Roast Recipes You'll Ever Make

The Best Pot Roast Recipes You'll Ever Make

Alison Spiegel  02.12.2015
If you haven't made a pot roast yet this season, get on it!

Free Your Mind: Why You Are Not What You Eat

Miriam Ava  02.10.2015
It's vital to nourish your body, and that's exactly why it's wise to not identify with what you eat. "I'm vegan." "I'm paleo." "I'm...
Cheap Meat Comes at High Cost to Farm Animals, Wildlife

Cheap Meat Comes at High Cost to Farm Animals, Wildlife

Stephanie Feldstein  02. 2.2015
Nestled in the fields of Nebraska is a farmhouse of horrors where government scientists experiment on pigs, cows and sheep with disturbing...

The Humane Omnivore: An Oxymoron?

Neil Zevnik  01.26.2015
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...
Starving and Torturing Animals With $22 Million of Your Tax Dollars

Starving and Torturing Animals With $22 Million of Your Tax Dollars

Bruce Friedrich  01.21.2015
It should go without saying that the federal government should not be spending tens of millions of dollars to do research and development...

Cutting Back on Meat but Not Exactly Vegetarian? There's a Word for That, Says New Group

Martha Rosenberg  01.21.2015
Many people are cutting down on the meat in their diets for several reasons: their health, the health of the environment and the treatment...
6 Extraordinary Grilled Steaks From Around The World

6 Extraordinary Grilled Steaks From Around The World

Steven Raichlen  01.16.2015
Steak. No other word in the English language makes a carnivore's heart beat faster.

13 Animals Americans Should Be Eating, as Told by Andrew Zimmern

Thrillist  01.13.2015
By: Andrew Zimmern Credit: Shutterstock/AdrianNunez (edited) EDITOR'S NOTE: It's so easy to go home after work and just microwave some...

Climate Change This Week: The Heat Is On, A Wind Power Tree, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte  01.12.2015
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Japan Meteorological Agency is the first of 4 major global temperature...
Weight Loss: Keep It Simple -- Put Your Health First

Weight Loss: Keep It Simple -- Put Your Health First

Steve Hirsch, MD  01. 5.2015
Most weight loss programs, in my opinion, are difficult to follow and are often very restrictive, requiring a great deal of discipline,...