Winter Luxuries to keep your Home Cozy & Cruelty-Free this Season

Winter Luxuries to keep your Home Cozy & Cruelty-Free this Season

Okay so I almost had a breakdown while Christmas shopping for people last night. I never understood why people get stressed during the holidays - I love finding unique gifts for and spending time with loved ones- but last night, while squeezing my way through overcrowded stores selling overpriced products most likely made from sweatshops, I [...]

Fast Fashion is Destroying Lives and the Planet – but there are Sustainable Ways to Shop

Fast Fashion is Destroying Lives and the Planet – but there are Sustainable Ways to Shop

Before 2015, I didn't think much about the way I shopped. I would see "Made in Bangladesh" or some other seemingly far-away land printed on my clothing without thinking twice about it. It appeared that all of America's clothes and products were produced in other countries these days- there was no avoiding it. Or so [...]

When you Eat Fish, you’re Killing More than just the Fish

When you Eat Fish, you’re Killing More than just the Fish

I’d like to think of sea turtles as my spirit animal. I got a tattoo of one when I was going to be a sophomore in college, when I was devoted to not eating land animals, but still ate fish. I knew that every year, the fishing industry is responsible for killing approximately “3.3 million sharks, [...]

Seafood Supports Human Slavery: Undercover investigations reveal human trafficking, abuse, and captivity

Seafood Supports Human Slavery: Undercover investigations reveal human trafficking, abuse, and captivity

It’s no secret that even as the world’s fish populations become more depleted each year, the global demand for seafood rises. Yet where does all this seafood come from? With the world’s oceans rapidly diminishing of life, fishing companies have been forced to venture deeper into the ocean, on longer voyages, in order to make [...]