What veganism is NOT – 5 things to be cautious of on a “vegan” influencer’s platform

[CLICK HERE TO WATCH: WHAT VEGANISM IS NOT] Hi, friend! I hope this video gave you insight on how to identify red flags in a “vegan” platform! If you liked this video, give it a thumbs up and leave a comment about some other topics you would like me to cover! Song: Getting Better by […]

5 TIPS ON SURVIVING YOUR FIRST BLACK FAMILY GATHERING AS A NEW VEGAN

[CLICK HERE TO WATCH: 5 TIPS ON SURVIVING YOUR FIRST BLACK FAMILY GATHERING AS A NEW VEGAN] I hope this video gave you insight on how to navigate your Black family social gatherings as a new vegan! If you liked this video, give it a thumbs up and leave a comment about some other topics […]

Episode 4: Who Real, Who Fake – How to Donate Effectively, Eliminate the Third Party, Find Books for Vegans of Color and Reject Celebrity Activism

No time to depend upon others to make the change that we want to see or lead the impact that we feel should be made. Dependence on capitalist structures to regulate when and how much we give is unreliable. Some people/orgs appreciate monetary donations as a way to be compensated for a skill without further […]

Episode 3: We’re Making History, Which Side Are You On?

Convenience isn’t a reason to commit to something. We are at a time where we need to challenge and question societal norms beyond what the mainstream moral compass. Until we live in a vegan world, it is necessary to make sacrifices. The real question is posed to us now: if we were alive during times […]

EPISODE TWO: That’s the Motto, Y.G.V.O

Be encouraged to reject vegan narratives, activists or platforms that disregard your lived experiences, promote white supremacy, contradict your values, or commit violence to one or more of your identities. EPISODE TWO: That’s the Motto, Y.G.V.O. (You Only “Go Vegan” Once.) Three Word Check-In: Tired, Grateful, Serene Affirmation: I am Resilient Black/Brown Vegan You Should […]

What Would Non-Human Animals Do If We Didn’t Eat Them?

“What would cows do if we didn’t eat them?” Well. 🙂 You’re looking at it! Productivity is a harmful element that is a huge determinant of one’s worth or value in a capitalist society. You know, this question was often (and is often) asked when referring to enslaved (+ incarcerated) people. If they didn’t work […]

EPISODE ONE: How to Support Black/Brown Vegan Activists

EPISODE ONE: How to Support Black/Brown Vegan Activists  Three Word Check-In: Excited, Grounded, Supported Affirmation: I am Ready. Black/Brown Vegan You Should Know: Brenda Sanders, Executive Director of Afro-Vegan Society Thrive Baltimore: http://thrivebaltimore.org/home/ Afro-Vegan Society: http://www.afrovegansociety.org PEP Foods: http://www.pepfoodsinc.com/ The Greener Kitchen: https://www.mdveganeats.com/greener-kitchen-menu/ Brenda’s IG is @veganfoodjustice Background Info: New to Food Justice Activism? Discussion: How […]

Exclusive Anti-Exclusion Club: Why It’s Dangerous to Exclude White People from Black/Brown Vegan Activist Spaces

Good morning, beautiful Brown people! I’ve got a loaded question for us today. Why would we exclude people in the conversation of exclusion? Why are we uncomfortable with white people entering discussions that center us? Placing a boundary around those who enter the space with carelessness, hurtfulness and bigotry is valid (across all bases – […]