PETA DC & Little Free Library Project

At the PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) DC volunteer party a couple of months ago, I found out about the Little Free Library Project. The idea behind this project is to have mini libraries the size of a model one room schoolhouse and place them in various neighborhoods where anybody could take…

Vegan Starter Kits

In late July of 2015, I attended the National Animal Rights Conference in Alexandria, VA right outside Washington DC.  One of the memorable presentations I saw was Bruce Friedrich’s talk on effective activism.  Among the several good ideas was one that piqued my interest.  Bruce mentioned that he and his wife Alka Chandna maintained over…

DC Foie Fest Protest – 01/13/2016

I attended a DC Foie Fest 2016 protest in front of Boundary Road restaurant on H Street in DC one cold January 2016 evening.  I’d never been to a protest before so I was curious if the stereotypes would hold true – a bunch of angry, obnoxious vegan hippies would be screaming bloody murder at…

PETA – DC Work Party 01/11/2016

On Monday January 11th I attended a PETA DC Work Party.  It is held monthly at PETA DC Headquarters on 1536 16th St, NW close to the DC Jewish Community Center and the Scientology building.  Although there is no sign on the building, it is hard to miss with the life size elephant statue in…