environment

Federal Jury Awards $50 Million To Those Forced To Smell Feces Blasted Into Air

ShareYet another reason to ditch eating animals and enjoy a healthy plant based diet instead. Ten residents who lived by Smithfield’s factory farm were just awarded $750,000 in compensation, plus over $50 million dollars in punitive damages by a federal court in North Carolina. Smithfield is a Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO), that raises – and kills – animals for… Read more →

Think You’re Saving The World By Ditching Plastic? Here’s Something You Should Know

ShareYou’ve probably heard the dire news: the ocean is swirling with plastic.  Some estimate it to be 19 billion tons worth, threatening over 600 different wildlife species. It’s disheartening to say the least. Thankfully plastic bags are being banned in cities across the nation, Starbucks and others are converting to paper straws, and Britain is even going as far as… Read more →

Public Health Warning: Avoid ALL Romaine, Likely Coated With Feces

ShareOver the past several weeks, 58 people have become ill in the United States and Canada, likely from eating romaine lettuce tainted with E. coli. One person has already died. The Canadian government confirmed that the sudden outbreak of E. coli infections is linked to romaine lettuce. Meanwhile, the United States Center for Disease Control is still trying to figure out… Read more →