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The Virginia Humane Living Center helps people live a humane life for people, animals, and the earth. They offer: A…
In Trying to Do Good, Have You Lost Sight of the Bigger Picture?
Browse bookshelves and blogs and you’ll find stories of people striving toward extraordinary goals: zero waste, plastic-free, gender-neutral, a level…
8 Strategies for Helping Others Open Themselves to (New) Humane Ideas
by Marsha Rakestraw As humane educators, we’re passionate about creating a better world for people, animals, and the earth. And…
Add the “E”: Becoming a Humane Being
Image courtesy of takomabibelot via Creative Commons. by Lauren Allison   We are born human. By luck of the draw…
Local Versus Global, Consumerism vs. Simplicity
I was reading an article in the July/August issue of Ode Magazine titled, “If you’ve got it, spend it: How…
15 Tips for Cultivating a More Humane Life
There are a ton of tips out there for making green and responsible choices — choose compact fluorescents, drive less,…
Compassion and Kleenex®: Marketing to Our Higher Selves
Waiting for my plane to board a couple weeks ago, I was watching CNN at the gate and was amazed…
Be the Change: An Interview with Changemaker John Robbins
A world renowned expert on the environmental and health impacts of our dietary choices, John Robbins is the author of…
Reframing, Part 1: Reframing Education
There’s a great blog post on reframing at Salon.com. The author, Dave Pollard, focuses on reframing common (and false) business…
IHE’s President to be Interviewed on Dr. Pat Show
Zoe Weil, IHE’s President, will be interviewed, live, on the Dr. Pat Show. The interview will be Tuesday, July 1,…
Just a Little Nudge?
What if we had the power to change people? What if we could compel them to act humanely? Would we…
Connecting With the “Other”
Our students and graduates often have great insights to share on our Online Classroom (our electronic discussion board), and occasionally…