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Activist first, vegan second.

Fishing boats in Thailand near the shore.

I'd like to think we're all in this together, and we share the same goals. However, every now and then I realize that "for the animals" only goes so far, and that's when I start to realize it's just not far enough for me. Read More »

Tackling the Issues With LP Hoopla

Ryan Patey getting his fibre.

A great interview can depend on a lot of things, but one of the most important ones is the questions that are asked. In my opinion, one of those questions should always be "what's your favourite animal?" Read More »

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

A Breeze Harper

Issue six tackled some tough topics focused on the intersectionality of veganism and forms of oppression, and we knew the recipient of the T.O.F.U. grant for the issue had to be a leader in such things. Lucky for us, such a person was already a rather vocal part of the vegan community. Read More »

Issue Six: It’s Alive!

T.O.F.U. six front cover small

The sixth issue is finally available through our online story. We delayed its release long enough, so there is no long-winded intro for this one. Just click, choose your price (free is fine!), and enjoy. Read More »

Issue Six Tease: Vegan Borderlands

Issue six article tease

"Being a vegan is as much an identity to me as being a poet, being a Boriqua/Chicana and living on the borderlands, both literally and queerly speaking. The work I do on domestic violence, DIY (do it yourself) media and racial inequalities is just as important as my veganism." Read More »

An elephant we’ll never forget (The GoDaddy scandal)

Elephant

The problem is Bob Parsons should have been on everyone's radar a long time ago, and he should have received the scuzzy CEO award from PETA much earlier as well. Shooting an elephant in the dark is not the only reason Parsons should be criticized. Read More »

Intersectionality: when one -ism leads to far too many

It’s been touched on a bit here and there through the magazine and the blog, and I’m certain I’ve discussed it with numerous people in person, but I feel it bears repeating. Especially when the words written by Stephanie Lai are better than those I’ve written on the subject. So, for your consideration, here is […]

Don’t judge a province by its cover story

I’ve been holding off on this one for some time, but a tweet from Isa (PPK) of Veganomicon and Post Punk Kitchen fame has me feeling like it is an issue that needs to be raised. So, here goes… As of yet, it seems T.O.F.U. has avoided jumping into some of the darker areas associated […]