The World is Vegan, if you want it. It's not a slogan, it's a plan.

Did you know that the world’s current population of human beings is about 6.7 Billion? That’s a lot of people! If only 1% of them are vegan, that means that there are 67 Million vegans walking the earth right now. That’s a lot of people too! So here’s the deal. Every vegan has one year …

Everyone who consumes animals is, I am afraid, in the same boat as it were

Everyone who consumes animals is, I am afraid, in the same boat as it were. There is no special boat designated only for Muslims or Jews. By criticizing halal or kashrut, we pretend that there is a morally significant difference and that those who eat meat from stunned animals are morally superior because they care …

These latest results far exceed anything we could have predicted

We expected to see an increase in sales of Freedom Food chicken after Jamie and Hugh highlighted the benefits of buying higher welfare back in 2008, but these latest results far exceed anything we could have predicted. They are absolute proof that chicken welfare is of paramount importance to more people than ever before. The …

Seeing photos of these shackles online conjures up images of slavery

Hobbles and shackles are commonly attached to the hind legs of cows that have suffered damage during “calving”, and would not be able to stand of their own accord. Injured cows are often forced to continue in pain, for 7-8 months, until their milk yield drops (so the farmer won’t lose a large quantity of …

Anyone who is vegan needs to make sure they have confronted their own speciesism

Anyone who is vegan needs to make sure they have confronted their own speciesism—I have to do it all the time because for more than 30 years I was totally speciesist, and I have to be vigilant about it, and I also call others on it too. It’s all part of the unapologetic honesty that …

For both moral and practical reasons, captive-breeding is unjust

Captive-breeding doesn’t work to preserve species as the captives are generally never freed to live in suitable habitat. The best we can do to stop extinction is to protect other animals’ habitats and let them be. Further, it’s fundamentally wrong to violate an individuals right to liberty for the sake of supposedly preserving their species. …