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Thoughts on Vegan Masculinity

Thoughts on Vegan Masculinity

Published on July 29th, 2014 | by Justin Van Kleeck

I have been a vegan for over 15 years. I have been a man for over 35 years. When I went vegan, I never felt particularly troubled as a man by the decision to stop eating meat and other animal products. I was aware of the caricature of vegetarians in popular culture, which attaches femininity (which is “bad”) to any and all things “veg,” but my process of going vegan was very simple: Could I continue living in a way that did, or even could, cause harm and suffering to other beings... Read More


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Strawesome Glass Straws: BPA-Free Sipping with Style

Published on July 25th, 2014 | by Important Media Cross-Post

Several years ago a Little Shop of Horrors-variety dentist turned what was supposed to be a routine teeth cleaning into a painful years-long affair in which my teeth were incredibly sensitive to cold. Having a glass of ice water or cold green smoothie brought lots of discomfort with it. Rather than living a life of warm smoothies (I believe they call that soup), I started looking into ways around my pain. Enter glass straws... Read More


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Seafood Contaminated by Neutrogena, Johnson & Johnson Products

Published on July 22nd, 2014 | by Jennifer Kaplan

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A new study confirms that fish and seafood contaminated with harmful plastic fragments can be traced back to products like Neutrogena’s Deep Clean and Johnson & Johnson’s Clean & Clear. According to the International Campaign Against Microbeads In [&hellip... Read More


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