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7 Reasons Why We Love Hemp

Hemp is one of those ancient magical fibers that can be used for almost everything, from building a home to making lotion. Contrary to popular belief, hemp and marijuana are not the same - they are however both part of the cannabis family. Think of them as cousins, rather than siblings. So, why is America obsessed with hemp? Let’s find out!

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Just Announced: Deborah DiMare Will Be Speak At The Seed Food & Wine Summit

We are so excited to announce that Certified Cruelty Free founder, Deborah Rosenberg, is going to be a speaker at the Seed Food and Wine Festiva in Miami on November 3rd! Deborah will speak amongst influential figures such as, Rich Roll & John Salley...

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Pamela Anderson Urges Kim Kardashian To Stop Wearing Fur

Read The Letter That Pamela Anderson Wrote to Kim Kardashian, urging her to stop wearing fur. We love seeing influential celebrities who take stand for innocent animals...

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5 Tips to Veganize Your Summer Spaces

Wherever you are, take a slice of summer with you. Summer is the season of sunshine, exercise, beach, and fun. The textures, sights, and smells of summer increase our natural, feel-good serotonin and boost our immune system, while the feel of sand on our bare feet stimulates our nerve endings and heightens our awareness.

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Why You Need To Watch Okja on Netflix

Last week the Netflix original film, Ojka, was released. Since seeing the first trailer a couple of months ago, our team has been excited to see the film and definitely did not disappoint. The action-adventure film shows the cruel reality of animal agriculture through the eyes of a young girl and her "super pig." Filmmaker, Bong Joon Ho's intention for film was for the film's "audience to consider, at least once, where the food on their plate comes from.."

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Looks Could Kill: Your Guide to Cruelty-Free, Vegan Cosmetics Lists!

Mice, fish, rabbits, rats, guinea pigs, hamsters, farm animals, birds, cats, dogs, mini-pigs, monkeys, chimpanzees – amongst other sensitive, intelligent animals – needn’t be slayed, just so you can slay (pun intended). It’s easy to splurge on make-up without a second thought about the actual cost of the product beyond your dollars.

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Bentley Goes Vegan and Leather Alternatives 101

What does the top car manufacturer Bentley and top celebrities like Beyoncé or Ellen DeGeneres have in common? THEY ARE ALL VEGAN.

That’s right! The UK-based company founded in 1919 is one of the most expensive car brands worldwide, with models retailing for a minimum of $180,000 – if you don’t opt for interior and technical customizations that is. And now, it is catering to appeal to upmarket owners demanding ethical options and their vegan customers by exploring innovative custom-made non-animal materials for its interiors...

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Cinco de Mayo: Recap & Rehash

We hope you had a happy Cinco de Drinko – sorry – Mayo yesterday – an opportunity to celebrate Mexican culture knocking back tequila, margaritas and cerveza (Mexican beer) with party props like piñatas, oversized fake mustaches, sombreros, or serapes – in commemoration of the Mexican Independence Day. Right? WRONG! This perpetuates harmful stereotypes and may be hurtful to people’s sentiments, but don’t sweat it, you didn’t know!

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