In our very first Meet a Vegan feature we talk to the man on a mission to bring to light the world of animal activism. A
Can you tell us a little about yourself?
I grew up with a big heart for familiar animals, like cats, dogs, deer, etc. About a decade ago, I learned how farm animals are treated. I knew that I would never do these horrible things to pigs, cows, or chickens myself, so I questioned why I would pay someone else to do these things on my behalf. So I went vegan. Quickly, however, I realized that any one of us can have an exponential impact
At the end of December 2018 you left the Humane League and launched your own Patreon, can you tell us more about it?
I loved working for The Humane League and find them to be a very effective animal protection organization. Upon looking at the landscape of the animal rights movement, however, I decided that the best way I could further contribute and take the movement to the next level would be branching out in my own to strengthen activists’ ability to effectively harness the power of social media.Continue reading