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#OurNewNormal | Janessa Philemon-Kerp of Portland, Oregon

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In the next #OurNewNormal episode, I catch-up with another Vida Vegan Con friend to talk life in Portland, Oregon during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Stacy Owens of Half Moon Bay, California

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What's family life like in the San Francisco Bay area during the COVID-19 pandemic? Stacy Owens offers an answer in today's #OurNewNormal episode. Read More »

#OurNewNormal | Michael Harren of New York, New York

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Starting-off a new season in the #OurNewNormal series, the next episode involves Michael Harren sharing his experience in New York City during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More »

TBT | Talking Politics With Dan Hanley

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Roughly a year later, I'm still having fun with the T.O.F.U. Talks series, so I thought a throwback to the first one was in order today. Read More »

WAIW | Speak English!!!

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This week, I decided to tackle something that's been on my mind for quite some time now, and that means I went on a bit of a rant. Read More »

WAIW | The Price of a Pig

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It's raining here in St. John's, and it's all because of a tropical depression named Gordon. Of course, in other parts of the world right now, far stronger storms are wreaking havoc. Sadly, it's likely we won't hear about the true damage they do as so many of the lives won't be counted. Read More »