The T.O.F.U. Grant: Round Two

Photo credit: Karol Orzechowski

The team here at T.O.F.U. are proud to announce the next recipient of the T.O.F.U. Grant! The grant aims to support a great organization or person who is putting considerable time and effort into promoting the ethical alternative, and is funded by a portion of our advertising revenue. Read More »

“We may be slow, but we’re not stupid.” Right?

hopeful mess

“The only answer can be denial,” argues Paul Gilding, the veteran Australian environmentalist-entrepreneur, who described this moment in a new book called “The Great Disruption: Why the Climate Crisis Will Bring On the End of Shopping and the Birth of a New World.” Read More »

Want to write for a vegan magazine?

That’s right, T.O.F.U. Magazine is currently seeking contributors for our upcoming issue! Set to be released in August, Issue 6 needs content in a number of categories. Our deadline for standard articles for Issue 6 is July 17thRead More »

UN urges major changes in global diet

Cattle staring

The fact that the UN would conclude that a meat-free diet would help curb our effects on the environment should not come as a surprise to many of you, but I do suggest looking into the research further. Read More »

Forks Over Knives makes its way across North America

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Forks Over Knives is slowly making its way across North America this month, and it has been gaining plenty of attention previous to this. Although there are no planned showings here in Newfoundland, we're happy to note our friends in Halifax, Toronto, Montreal and plenty of other places can check it out for us. Read More »

Bananas: A slippery slope

Hand silhouette behind banana leaf

You know that feeling you get in the pit of your stomach when you're grocery shopping and something seems too good to be true? Like a mango for less than a dollar, or a handful of kiwis for less than your bus fare? There's a reason for that. It is too good to be true. Read More »

Vida Vegan Con excitement is growing

It seems like so long ago that the lovely ladies of Vida Vegan Con invited me to be a speaker at the first annual vegan blogging conference in the herbivore mecca of Portland, Oregon. In fact, I think we've put out at least two issues of the magazine since the first email! Read More »

The T.O.F.U. Tour 2009 Redux

T.O.F.U. Tour 2009

A few years ago, I hit the road with Amanda Rogers and Mike Matta, now known as the Pleasants. In celebration of the release of issue #3, veganism and great music, we travelled from Saint John, New Brunswick across Canada and into the States. Read More »

T.O.F.U. is good for you: An interview for fatgayvegan

fatgayvegan

Sometime last week, Sean from fatgayvegan was kind enough to ask me a few questions to start a series on his blog focusing on vegan bloggers, writers and other fine folk who share their knowledge with the world at large. Read More »

Al Gore’s Our Choice App: The future of T.O.F.U.?

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As much as I fought to keep printing every issue of T.O.F.U., and in some ways I still am, I have to admit that going digital has its advantages for sure. Read More »