What can we do to help animals, go vegan, educate others, adopt a homeless animal
who care about animals often say to me that they are frustrated because
they want to do something *now* to help animals. I respond that the
single best thing they can do now is to go vegan and to stop eating,
wearing, and using animal foods and products.
Then they ask
what else they can do to make a bigger difference in society. I respond
that there is a desperate need to educate others about veganism not as
some lifestyle choice or option, but as a clear and unequivocal moral
baseline, as the *only* rational response to our recognition that
animals matter morally. And we need to educate in creative, nonviolent
And then they ask about what they can do to help an
individual animal right now, today. I respond that they can save a life
and change the universe for one animal today, right now, right this
second, by adopting or fostering a homeless nonhuman refugee.