“They [cats — D the Vegan Feminist] are not here for our pleasure and enjoyment. You would respect a humans personal space and physical boundary if they shared it with you. In my opinion it is no different for cats.”
Category: United States of America
Bridging art to the existential threat of atmospheric carbon overload: Allegra Searle-LeBel (US)
“Resisting consumerism, which is especially hard when we’re told that the way we can make anything better is by buying something.”
A reusable snack bag by Stasher (US) — tested and approved
Refuse Plastic Today (EE) have sent me a Stasher Reusable Snack bag to test — the bag completed the test successfully!
A feminist rapper whose music is 100% about inspiring the listener: Kellee Maize (US)
“I feel drawn to support marginalized individuals, those who are systematically subjected to social injustices, just for being born who they are. I am also passionate about supporting the environment and try to live as green as possible in my everyday life.”
Skincare and beauty products without cocoa butter – Ellovi (US) and Fennec’s Natural Skincare (EE)
For some people an exposure to cocoa butter can cause allergic reactions, and this is the reason why I am into different type of butters, e.g. hemp seed and shea butter.
Found a treasure – a bag made by Alchemy Goods (US)
“Alchemy Goods is an eco-friendly, B-Corp certified bag and accessory brand with headquarters in Boulder, CO and manufacturing in Seattle, WA. Our bags and accessories are made by using a process called upcycling.”
Challenging cultural and social norms: Aaron Glasson (US/NZ)
“I used to be very engaged in animal rights and veganism. At that time I never felt like I was doing enough and to be honest was an angry person. Some people can live that life and do amazing things for the cause. For others like myself I need to prioritise my own personal wellbeing before I can be proactive. I still do what I can, when I can, but spend time and money on myself too. I acknowledge I could do more, and will strive to while still enjoying existence.”