"It is unfortunate that PETA has become the face of the Animal Rights Movement in America. Their antics to gain publicity for various issues (even though some have backfired as in the case of models who went back to wearing fur after…"
"Looking around at all the problems in society, and having been disappointed in the effectiveness of other volunteer work with human problems and at an animal shelter, I began to hope that there had to be a root cause that if addressed,…"
"I became a vegan 28 years ago. It was purely an ethical decision, reached after months of combing through the library and at that time the concept was considered to be an esoteric cult. I didn't know any vegetarians much less…"
"My mother, who I miss almost every day, always tried to understand what I was "up to." After being exposed to literature that I left behind, and several long conversations, she finally became a vegetarian, and an AR activist at…"
"I was a vegetarian for a year before I became a vegan. That was 27 years ago. I was just becoming acquainted with animal issues and wondered if being a vegan would be too restricting, that it would cause problems with my family (who…"
Have you recently decided to become vegan? Are you thinking about becoming vegan? If so, you may benefit from friendly contact with vegans who have been where you are going, and have seen and done many of the same things you are likely to. ARZone's Vegan Buddies group will help you get in touch with friendly vegans through email, or by talking via Skype, or even by meeting face-to-face. You may even become part of a local vegan group! To contact a Mentor now, …See More
Animal Rights Zone (ARZone) is an animal rights site. As such, it is the position of ARZone that it is only by ending completely the use of other animal as things can we fulfill our moral obligations to them.