Issue #74
October 1, 2012

Jane’s Guide to Feeding a Vegan Friend

Despite having a degree in engineering, the physical properties of the flax seed and water “egg” are pretty incomprehensible to me. As a result, I will probably never be a very good vegan. I am, however, a long time vegetarian. ... Read More

AFIA: Where West Meets West

It all started in 2006. Oakland-born, Minnesota-raised, San Francisco-educated, New York City-primed Meghan Sebold, founder and principle designer of AFIA, was an economics and international relations major who had ventured off to Ghana to study the textiles industry. ... Read More

My Tattoo

I have a confession. I sometimes use the Ethical Ocean blog for my own personal gain. For the most part, I’m learning and writing about issues that our members care about, be it developments in Fair ... Read More

Ten Tree on Dragons’ Den

This week, founders of Ten Tree Apparel David Luba and Kalen Emsley will face off against the dragons on CBC’s Dragons’ Den. It’s the kind of business we’re excited to see reaching millions of ... Read More

World Farm Animals Day

October 2 is World Farm Animals Day, a day that for the past 29 years has been set to speak out against the inhumane treatment of animals on farms around the world, particularly large scale factory fa ... Read More

Adventures With Quinoa

I make it a point to keep learning and trying new things. This is especially true in the way I eat. Nearly five years ago I made the decision to become a vegetarian for ethical reasons. I knew tha ... Read More
Issue #74
October 1, 2012