10 Famous Reasons to Give Up Eating Meat

Why do people choose a vegan or vegetarian diet and give up eating meat? From feelings of friendship and compassion for animals, to morality or even frank disgust, people who don’t eat meat have interesting reasons. 10 of my favorites, in the words of famous writers, are: “Animals are my friends...and I don't eat my … Continue reading 10 Famous Reasons to Give Up Eating Meat

New Books: Global Chorus Offers Essays of Hope

In the new book Global Chorus, 365 different essays - including one of mine - answer the question: Do we have hope? How would you answer? The chorus comes from scientists, authors, artists, humanitarians, political, and spiritual leaders responding to editor Todd MacLean's not-so-simple, and surprising query. He asked each of us to send him … Continue reading New Books: Global Chorus Offers Essays of Hope