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Why I decided to stop harming animals in less than 60 seconds

Why I decided to stop harming animals in less than 60 seconds: .

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Eating Animals: addressing our most common justifications

  In the excellent article “Eating Animals: Addressing Our Most Common Justifications“, Free From Harm discusses our society’s most common justifications for eating animals. “We’ve heard them all before — the justifications people give for continuing to consume animal products … Continue reading

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Why People Who Love Animals, Eat Animals – And What You Can Do to Change That ~ by Dr. Melanie Joy

Dr. Melanie Joy – author of Why We Love Dogs, Eat Pigs and Wear Cows Many vegetarians and vegans are confounded and frustrated by the ability of rational, caring people to participate in the irrational, uncaring practice of eating animals. … Continue reading

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My Vegan Story

I grew up on a farm for a big part of my childhood and was somewhat desensitized to the idea of death. Actually, I believed that since we all have to die some day, it really doesn’t matter when we … Continue reading

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The Truth behind Eggs

An illustrated account of the truth behind eggs from the point-of-view of a chick, maturing to a hen on a free range farm. ~ by PeacefulAbolitionist (Nov 13, 2012)  

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The Truth about Dairy

An illustrated account of the truth behind dairy from the point-of-view of a calf on a dairy farm. ~ by PeacefulAbolitionist (Aug 11, 2012)

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Do you truly care about the environment? Then you need to see this now!

This past weekend, 2,000 cities around the world protested climate change. The good news is that people care. Live your values. Change the world. It’s that simple. “People everywhere are making choices more connected with their values. We are simplifying … Continue reading

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Extending our circle of compassion – Zoe Weil at TEDx Talks

Dear friends, especially those of you who love dogs, please watch this worthwhile TEDx Talk. It’s a beautiful talk that will leave you inspired to make this world a better place. Please let me know your thoughts. Hugs, Andrea Kladar   Published on … Continue reading

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Real plant-based “meat ” on the Today Show

The vegan future is closer than we think. The founders of Twitter and Bill Gates are investing millions of dollars in plant based products that look, smell and taste like meat and yet are cholesterol free and healthier than meat … Continue reading

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70% of Human Diseases Linked to Animal Agriculture

Source Veganomics A report by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) links 70% of human diseases to animal agriculture. The “World Agriculture – Changing Disease Landscapes” report published in December 2013 explains how population growth, agricultural expansion, and … Continue reading

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How to go plant-based in 3 easy steps – short video by Andrea and written instructions

Hello my dear friends and welcome to 100for100.me My name is Andrea Kladar and I’m the founder of the 100 FOR 100 movement – running 100 km to save 100 animals. This video was recorded in beautiful Mont Tremblant, Canada … Continue reading

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It’s time to re-evaluate our relationship with animals: Lesli Bisgould at TEDxUofT

Are you against cruelty to animals? What that really means may surprise you. Watch this short TEDx Talk to find out why. This is truly a brilliant talk on the law’s view on animals. “Lesli Bisgould is Canada’s first animal rights … Continue reading

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Inspirational woman of the month – Andrea Kladar

Post by Inspirational Women. Our inspirational woman of the month is Andrea Kladar. Vegan, Animal Rights Activist, and Chartered Investment Manager from Canada, Ms. Kladar has had an inspirational life story. While she was still just a child, her neighborhood … Continue reading

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World Hunger, Sustainability, and Plant Based Food Systems

Dr. Oppenlander helps connect how what you choose to eat is contributing to people starving globally. He includes a model for solving world hunger as well as layers of sustainability in developing countries.    

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World Hunger, Sustainability, and Plant Based Food Systems

Dr. Oppenlander helps connect how what we choose to eat is contributing to people starving globally. He includes a model for solving world hunger as well as layers of sustainability in developing countries.  

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Protein Preaching: Misleading Messaging Drives High Meat and Dairy Consumption

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Is animal protein a life-enhancing elixir? From a young age, we’re taught it fosters health, growth, vitality, virility, and sometimes even weight loss. The alternative to getting plenty of it, we’re told, could be protein deficiency.…

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What is the 100 FOR 100 Movement?

100 FOR 100 movement – running 100 km to save 100 animals Join the movement! Go to http://www.100for100.me

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Philip Wollen: Animals Should Be Off the Menu debate

This is an incredible 10 min speech by Philip Wollen on why animals must be off the menu. Moving, powerful and a must watch for anyone who cares about our fellow live beings, be those human or nonhuman animals.

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Another reason to ditch dairy

In addition to the health concerns of consuming dairy, here is just one more (big) reason to ditch it. Calf rescue at E6 by Gentle Barn. Beautiful story – it will melt your heart to watch to the end

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Higher rate of cancer deaths among those that handle meat

Eating Outside Our Kingdom A higher rate of cancer deaths among those that handle and process meat is attributed to infection with viruses and chronic exposure to animal proteins.

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