Language: be mindful of the language you use in conversation. Plant-Based Nation is intended for the veg-curious and transitioning plant-based guru. In our episode, we stuck with the term “pet” because it is a term that is widely recognized by both the plant-based community and carnist community. However, you can certainly use the term “companion”Continue reading “7 Easy Ways to Be an Animal Guardian”
On today’s episode, Holly and Tabby dive into a few age-old questions about plant-based lifestyles. Can carnists enjoy the nutritional benefits of a vegan diet without committing to a vegan lifestyle?
I survey my class early in the semester and ask, “What can we do to ‘go green’?” “Turn the lights off.” “Take public transportation.” “Install low-flow fixtures.” “Don’t let the car idle.” “Buy a metal straw.” These are noble enviro-mantras, and things we should be conscientious about, but are their impacts enough—even collectively—to address the scale of environmental problems at hand right now?