After on-and-off vegetarianism for several years, I finally decided to commit fully to veganism a couple of weeks ago. Suddenly, one evening, it just hit me that I needed to do it and it needed to be now—not a gradual transition, but right now and forever. Earthlings may not have played into that . . .
I woke this morning to an email from World Animal Protection about Beyoncé's recent photo with a captive tiger during her vacation in Thailand. New like this can be hard to read. It's frustrating to see individuals with such influence unknowingly support animal cruelty. It has a degree of similarity . . .
Travel is a push-and-pull venture. On the one hand, you are a conscientious individual that explores the world with an open mind and open heart. On the other, even if you are living energy-neutral (or close to) in every other way, travelling by plane will have a drastic impact on your . . .
Sustainable tourism has become a trendy term. While this is definitely a positive sign for sustainability supporters, it also means we are flooded with a lot of misinformation and greenwashing. Keep reading for some tips on how to wade through all the information and make sure your “sustainable” . . .
Being an environmentalist can be tricky business. Whether you want to protect and nurture your relationship with nature, show your support for protecting our planet and way of life, or simply want to impress the people around you—or some combination—there tends to be a built-in competitive component . . .