58. The Art of Vegan Advocacy

Many of us have our own strategy for turning friends and strangers toward veganism, whether through offering plant-based foods, writing essays, posting videos, or conducting

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48. What Tears Us Apart

Our last essay reviewed the several devices that have allowed us to forge our respect and compassion for animals into a viable and lasting international

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31. Bearing Witness

World Day for Farmed Animals, just around the corner, on October 2nd, offers an appropriate setting for revisiting what’s at the core of our animal

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06. Don’t Cut the Animals

Exploitation of animals in the name of science came much later in the history of human civilization than their exploitation for labor, religious sacrifices, and

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03. But, Can They Suffer?

For more than two millennia, human relationship with animals was governed by Aristotle’s view, that animals are mindless creatures in the service of men. That

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02. In the Beginning…

Two key factors combined to doom animals since the beginning of human civilization. First, a perennially angry and vengeful god, manifested through natural disasters and

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