Monthly Archives: September 2009

why I became vegan

Here’s the second in a series of posts on vegetarianism & animal welfare. If you spend any time at all in the veg*n (vegetarian and/or vegan) areas of the internet (websites, blogs, message boards), you learn the ideological territory pretty quickly. For people who recognize and take seriously the ethical problems surrounding food animal production, […]

"comfort women" and the Asian Women's Fund

Just in case your week has been a little too carefree so far, here’s a brief report I did for school on the “comfort women” enslaved by Japan during WWII. I have nothing to say other than, if there is a hell, the people responsible for this belong there. Japan’s Asian Women’s Fund: Reparations to […]