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Calling All Ethical Vegetarians: Ditch the Dairy

Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight. ~ Albert Schweitzer I can’t bear to watch this video, the product of the most recent undercover investigation by Mercy For Animals, documenting egregious torture of dairy cows.  I … Continue reading

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In the Company of Spiders: No Ignoring the Eight-Legged Elephant in the Room

Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace. ~ Albert Schweitzer As a compassionate citizen, I do my best to respect fellow earthlings, allowing them their own lives, and the … Continue reading

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Snail Relocation Project

Teaching a child not to step on a caterpillar is as valuable to the child as it is to the caterpillar. ~ Bradley Miller I’m not much of a gardener, and am more a “yard work” kind of gal, though … Continue reading

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