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Is California About To Ban The Sale of ALL Cosmetics Tested On Animals?

ShareLooks promising! A bill to prohibit the sale of cosmetics tested on animals was just introduced in the California State Senate! The California Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act (SB 1249) was introduced by Senator Cathleen Galgiani (D-Stockton) and comes on the heels of Hawaii introducing a similar bill last month. The act would make it unlawful for any cosmetic manufacturer to knowingly import… Read more →

The Reason WHY Euthanasia Drugs Are In Dog Food and What YOU Can Do About It

SharePentobarbital is the drug many animal shelters use to kill animals, so what in the heck is it doing in dog food?  Well, those dead homeless or abandoned family “pets” are often scooped up by companies who grind them up, and turn them into “pet” food. Los Angeles alone sends out about 200 tons of dead “pets” to be sold out… Read more →

FDA Gives Green Light To Hampton Creek’s Just Scramble 100% Plant-Based Eggs!

ShareGreat news! Hampton Creek just announced that the protein in their highly anticipated “Just Scramble” vegan eggs has been given the thumbs up by the FDA, clearing the way for its debut! According to Hampton Creek Communications Director Andrew Noyes, “Hampton Creek has just been notified by the FDA that our submission for mung bean protein isolate nicknamed ‘Jack’ has been… Read more →

By Chloe’s Co-Founder Reaches Out To Set The Record Straight: ALL By Chloe Restaurants To Remain Vegan

ShareWhen I heard the news about the ousting of the adorable and talented vegan chef Chloe Coscarelli from her own restaurant business, I was shocked, and sad. I had read, in multiple sources, including the New York Post, that the reason for the messy break-up was due to the financial backer’s desire to start selling animal products. Eager to get… Read more →

Chloe Coscarelli FIRED from “by Chloe” Vegan Restaurants; Investor Wants To Sell Meat

ShareAn arbitrator has ruled that it’s A-OK to fire Chef Chloe Coscarelli and sever all ties with the vegan co-founder of “by Chloe” restaurants, allowing the financial backer to move forward with opening non-vegan restaurants. According the the Wall Street Journal, Chloe said she will “protect the integrity of my brand,” but for now at least, ESquared Hospitality, owner of… Read more →

SeaWorld Tanks Hundreds of Jobs As Folks Ditch Watching Captive Orcas

ShareSeaWorld, or more aptly “Pool World” as some call it, announced it’s laying off hundreds of workers due to an ongoing plunge in attendance. Thanks to the relentless advocacy efforts of those who care, and documentaries such as The Cove and Blackfish, the truth is out: Forcing orcas to do tricks for kicks in small tanks – for their entire lifetime… Read more →

Every Bite You Take And Every Dollar You Spend Casts A Vote For The World You Wish To Live In

ShareYep, it’s true.  You don’t have to wait another four years to cast a vote, or change the world. Every bite you take, and every dollar you spend, casts a vote for the type of world you wish to live in. Consider this: The Environment Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) – AKA, factory farms, produce over a billion tons of… Read more →