New Seller Sunday: One Mango Tree

The special thing about One Mango Tree is that they're commitment to economic development around the world never seizes to overcome the many boundaries which exist for fair trade companies in the US. ... Read More

Health and Wellness: Vegan Arm Wrestler Rob Bigwood

Animal rights activist Rob Bigwood is proof that a power athlete can compete at an elite level while maintaining his animal friendly ethics and vegan diet. The 28-year-old from Brooklyn cut meat and d ... Read More

Philosophy and Sustainability: Jainism and ethical living

Eastern philosophy has always had a place in North American culture and Jainism is one religion that raises the bar of sustainable lifestyle. Indo-Asiatic lineage may be coupled with the uncanny abil ... Read More
Issue #16
June 15, 2011

Brendan Brazier: Ironman Triathlete and Devoted Vegan

The only reasonable argument against a meatless or animal product-free lifestyle to come up in discussion between myself and omnivores lately has been the nagging issue of the health considerations I must be missing. Until the cows come home, omnivores will continue to advocate that the 8 essential amino acids in meat protein are a must for survival, but both myself and Brendan Brazier are certain there is a way around that. ... Read More
Issue #16
June 15, 2011