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The Islands and the Whales Asks: People or Whales?

By Nastassja Salem Director Mike Day’s film the Islands and the Whales offers a stunning portrayal of a multi-layered ethical dilemma. In a world where many different facets of life collide, we are faced with an assessment of what…

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3 Sweet Celebrities Saving the Rhino

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi It’s not that long ago that Elle MacPherson made a huge gaffe when she stated that the secret behind her long, thick mane was…rhino horn. Not only is it utterly immoral to use animal parts…

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The Thrive Movement Clarified By Kimberly Gamble

By Chere Di Boscio In case you haven’t heard of Thrive, this is a film that aims to answer some profound questions about the human condition, environmental destruction, exactly what’s impeding our ability to thrive on this planet, and…

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Getting Gorgeous, Naturally: Beauty By Britanie

By Chere Di Boscio Britanie Faith of  Beauty by Britanie    wants you to detox your beauty routine. The former makeup artist and photographer struggled with an autoimmune disease and chronic health conditions such from a very young age,…

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Vintage Vixen: An Interview With PETA’s Ashley Byrne

Interview by Janelle Pietrzak When photographer Janelle Pietrzak went to New York last spring, she jumped at the opportunity to hang out with longtime friend, animal rights activist and veteran PETA employee Ashley Byrne, the Associate Director of Campaigns…

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Jan Creamer: Fierce Defender of Animal Rights

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi With her twinkling eyes and wide smile, Jan Creamer may seem like a laid-back nature lover. And in some ways, she is. But when it comes to defending animals, this lady turns ferocious. Her passion…

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The Dancing Vegan: Meet Agnes Muljadi

By Chere Di Boscio There’s practically no one else in the whole world that can immediately inspire a jaw dropping sense of amazement in little girls like ballerinas can (ok, maybe princesses, too). And many of us never outgrow…

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Rock Royalty: Vegan Designer Leah Weller

By Chere Di Boscio Music Artist, Model, DJ and now vegan designer, Leah Weller is also  rock & roll royalty, thanks to her father, Paul Weller.  Leah’s venture into music has already seen her perform at VFestival 2013 and…

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Meet Jennifer Wang, the Sustainable Siren

By Chere Di Boscio Fashion bloggers are undoubtedly a creative force, styling themselves in ways that inspire us to dress better. But quite often, they also encourage mindless consumerism by promoting clothes that reflect passing trends, but soon end…

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Meet Vegan Vlogger Kristen Leo

By Chere Di Boscio Watch out, Kardashians, carnivores, and all owners of Fast Fashion brands: Kristen Leo is on the loose! This popular ethical fashion and vegan vlogger is  funny, fierce, fearless, fabulous and full of rage – which…

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Ev of Construction: Meet Designer Ev Bessar

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Designer Ev Bessar has long been one of Eluxe’s favourites, thanks to her sustainable approach to unique knitwear and urban clothing with an unconventional flair. The Russian born, New York based designer uses organic cotton…

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Hip Hop Star Eve Shows Goodwill to African Girls

By Diane Small Move over, Angelina – there’s a new celeb philanthropist in town! Musician  and actress Eve Jeffers-Cooper (a.k.a Eve) has been announced  as a Goodwill Ambassador for Malaika, a non-profit that provides education and health  programmes in…

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Ma Vie En Vert: Diana Verde Nieto

By Chere Di Boscio There can be little doubt that  small  sustainable brands catering to a conscious consumers are increasing in the market every day. From organic perfumeries to ethically constructed furniture, demand for such goods is also on…

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Why Arianna Huffington Wants You in Bed

By Lauren Kearney In modern society,  we’re always telling ourselves to do more and sleep less. Saying “sleep is for losers.” Admiring those people who say: “I’ll sleep when I’m dead.” Well, we need to do the exact opposite,…

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Our Salute to 8 Awesome Female Activists

By Diane Small What makes a woman great? It’s a huge question, with a million possible answers. So it was really difficult to come up with a list of only 8 female activists to celebrate women’s day this year.…

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10 Celebrities Who Support Native American Rights

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi It’s a sad reality that history books not only neglect to tell the real story of the indigenous people of the Americas; they also downright lie. Take the feast of Thanksgiving for instance. The allegedly…