Intentional living
Intentional living is any lifestyle based on an individual or group's conscious attempts to live according to their values and beliefs. These can include lifestyles based on religious or ethical valu...
Activists branded with hot iron to expose animal cruelty (Paris)
Performance Artist Jacqueline Traide Gets Tortured Like an Animal to Raise Awareness for Animal Cosmetics Testing in Regent Street, London. Activists branded with hot irons, covered in blood and wrap...
Marquage au fer rouge de plusieurs vegans
► Marquage au fer rouge de plusieurs vegans
Watch a vegetarian eat meat for the first time in 22 years
Stephanie Potakis, casting director at The Onion, hasn't consumed meats since fourth grade. So we took her to a steakhouse in Chicago and fed her expensive m...
Vegan mom charged with malnourishing 11-month-old son
A Pennsylvania mother has been charged with child endangerment after investigators found her 11-month-old son allegedly malnourished after being fed only nuts and fruit.
Plants Know They Are Being Eaten
Vegetarians and vegans pay heed. New research shows plants know when they're being eaten. And they don't like it. That plants possess an intelligence is not new knowledge, but according to Modern Far...
In 'Just Eat It,' Filmmakers Feast For 6 Months On Discarded Food
Roughly 133 billion pounds of food go uneaten each year — much of it still edible. So for a half-year, the two filmmakers behind Just Eat It vowed to eat nothing but food entering the waste stream.
Look at what our obsession with white meat has done to chickens
Chickens look (a lot) different than they did 50 years ago. Americans prefer white meat. This 30 year trend is pushing the limits of what is biologically possible and humane.
Northern Enclosure: Alaska's One-House Town, Home To Hundreds
The drive through the single-lane tunnel can feel suffocating, but it's liberating for Whittier's residents, who arrange their lives by the tunnel's timetable -- cars can only cross once an hour in ei...
400 Million Fewer Animals Were Killed for Food Last Year vs. 2007 Because People Are Eating Less Meat
From comments by Governor Jerry Brown to reports from the U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, there’s widespread agreement that everyone needs to eat more plants. Where there’s less consensus,...
Clinical Depression: Symptoms and Treatment: Could Eating A Vegan Diet Cause Depression?
Can a Vegan Diet lead to depression? Eat healthy – that is the slogan you hear everywhere, and if you follow-up this popular appeal, it might definitely help you with multiple physical and mental heal...
This Earth Day, Watch Cowspiracy and Learn the Truth About Who is Destroying the Planet
This Earth Day, we want to make a statement that can't be ignored. We need as many people as possible to watch our groundbreaking feature-length environmental documentary “Cowspiracy: The Sustainabili...
Will Environmentalists Fall For Faux Fish Made From Plants?
A handful of chefs and food companies are experimenting with fish-like alternatives to seafood. But the market is still a few steps behind plant-based products for meat and dairy.
Housing cooperative
A housing cooperative, or co-op, is a legal entity, usually a corporation, which owns real estate, consisting of one or more residential buildings; it is one type of housing tenure. Housing cooperativ...
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Intentional community
An intentional community is a planned residential community designed from the start to have a high degree of social cohesion and teamwork. The members of an intentional community typically hold a comm...
Simple living
Simple living encompasses a number of different voluntary practices to simplify one's lifestyle. These may include reducing one's possessions, generally referred to as Minimalism, or increasing self-s...
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Borettslag
Borettslag or BL is the legal entity for housing cooperatives in Norway. The company is owned by those who live in the cooperative, the partholders. Each part gives the right to live in the cooperativ...
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In 'Just Eat It,' Filmmakers Feast For 6 Months On Discarded Food
Roughly 133 billion pounds of food go uneaten each year — much of it still edible. So for a half-year, the two filmmakers behind Just Eat It vowed to eat nothing but food entering the waste stream.
Northern Enclosure: Alaska's One-House Town, Home To Hundreds
The drive through the single-lane tunnel can feel suffocating, but it's liberating for Whittier's residents, who arrange their lives by the tunnel's timetable -- cars can only cross once an hour in ei...
Dumpster diving
Garbage picking is the practice of sifting through commercial or residential waste to find items that have been discarded by their owners, but that may prove useful to the garbage picker. Garbage pick...
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Veganz
Veganz GmbH is the first vegan supermarket chain in Europe. Based in Germany, the company opened its first store in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg in the summer of 2011, with 250 square metres of space, and b...
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Public morality
Public morality refers to moral and ethical standards enforced in a society, by law or police work or social pressure, and applied to public life, to the content of the media, and to conduct in public...
GdW Bundesverband deutscher Wohnungs- und Immobilienunternehmen
The GdW Bundesverband deutscher Wohnungs- und Immobilienunternehmen e.V. (The Federal association of German housing and real estate enterprise registered associations) is a technical and a syndicate o...
Bryn Gweled, Pennsylvania
Bryn Gweled is a small community in Upper Southampton Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Described variously as an "intentionally cooperative community" and "more like a commune", Bryn Gweled cons...
Ovo vegetarianism
Ovo vegetarianism /ˈoʊvoʊ/ is a type of vegetarianism which allows for the consumption of eggs but not dairy products like lacto vegetarians. Those who practice ovo vegetarianism are called ovo-vegeta...
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