Back home, I was determined to draw attention to the issue and get things to change. I emailed the food companies, journalists, the FDA, senators and representatives. My emails went all the way to the top: Oprah, or at least her production house.
I began questioning why certain animals were safe from consumption and others were not. I then thought about my two dogs -- two of the things I love most in this world -- and was completely heartbroken thinking about them going to the slaughter.
I secretly (publicly) would love it if he would learn to love produce the way I do, the same way I know he wishes I would eat a steak. At this point, though, besides it having no appeal, I'm pretty sure my body would violently reject red meat, were I to eat it.
It seems to be a big buzzword these days. The "G.I." abbreviation has taken on an entirely new meaning.
My only advice? Make extra, because they disappear fast!
We asked vegetarians across the country to share some of their day-to-day hardships involved in maintaining a meatless diet.
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About once a week I get an email or comment from the Animal Rights contingent. It is expected and usually I do not engage. I need to remember that whe...
Is parsley the new kale? Taste this salad and you'll believe it!
Ugh. Why couldn't she just give up television? Or discover punk rock music? Or become a Mets fan?
It makes a great addition to all the summer meals you already know and love.
As a matter of animal welfare/rights, cruelty/abuse should have the same meaning for a dog in China as the U.S. Identifying animals by their nationality stretches sovereignty -- people can be rabidly nationalistic but dogs cannot.
By Katherine Hahn for KnowMore.tv Whether you're planning to spend Independence Day with a laid-back family dinner or a full-out backyard party, you ...
Anyone who has been vegan for any length of time can probably relate to being annoyed by some of the most frequently reoccurring questions and statements.
There are few occasions where being a vegetarian is particularly depressing, and most of them involve social gatherings around a grill.