Scarves for Justice by Louzilla Lovegood

Introducing Scarves for Justice by Louzilla Lovegood

When America elected Trump as president, I knew I had to take action to protect the marginalized groups he’s repeatedly promised to disenfranchise.

I also have a yarn stash that’s accumulated over the years from gifts, unfinished projects, and unstarted projects.

So I’m crocheting my way through my yarn stash for a good cause. I spent a large part of November making scarves that I’m now selling on Etsy. 100% of the proceeds from every scarf I sell will go to an organization that fights to protect our civil liberties. I am not making any profit off this. Continue reading “Introducing Scarves for Justice by Louzilla Lovegood”

Shop small shop vegan gift guide

9 Gift Ideas for the Vegan in your Life

Are you gift shopping for a vegan friend or relative this year, and have no idea what to get them? Do you want to support small, vegan businesses no matter who you’re shopping for this holiday season? Check out these ideas for gifts that won’t get returned because you forgot to check if it had wool in it. Oh, and they’re all under $30, so you don’t have to break the bank. Continue reading “9 Gift Ideas for the Vegan in your Life”

MoFo Break: Take Action Now to Protect Civil Liberties under Trump

I took a mini break from Vegan MoFo this week to focus protecting my civil liberties as a bisexual woman, as well as organizing against the bigotry many people—including those close to me—are encountering in the face of a Trump/Pence presidency. I’ll be back to MoFo shortly—I’ve got a lot of cool stuff planned for you—but in the meantime, here’s an excerpt from a piece I wrote for Raging Chicken Press on specific actions you can take now to protect civil liberties under Trump and support those around you.


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Media Activism: Alternative vs Mainstream Media

I’m currently taking a class at Kutztown called Activists Writing Media: Composing Democratic Futures (yes, it’s as rad as it sounds). We’ve just finished reading The Alternative Media Handbook, which discusses various forms of alternative media and their uses throughout recent history. Now, I’m exploring a few of those forms and their use in vegan advocacy.

Last one: Alternative or Mainstream?

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Media Activism: Podcasts

I’m currently taking a class at Kutztown called Activists Writing Media: Composing Democratic Futures (yes, it’s as rad as it sounds). We’ve just finished reading The Alternative Media Handbook, which discusses various forms of alternative media and their uses throughout recent history. In my next few blog posts, I’ll be exploring a few of those forms and their use in vegan advocacy.

This time: Podcasts!

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Media Activism: Zines

I’m currently taking a class at Kutztown called Activists Writing Media: Composing Democratic Futures (yes, it’s as rad as it sounds). We’ve just finished reading The Alternative Media Handbook, which discusses various forms of alternative media and their uses throughout recent history. In my next few blog posts, I’ll be exploring a few of those forms and their use in vegan advocacy.

First up: Zines!

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