CHARM

Throughout the year FARM Celebrates Heroes in the Animal Rights Movement (CHARM) with a featured spotlight. These unsung vegan heroes make a difference every day by standing up for animals.

Activism
Lisa de Crescente

Relaxed Intensity

If you’ve ever had the rare opportunity to meet someone who undoubtedly embodies the animal rights movement in its most pristine form, then you know

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Politics
Lisa de Crescente

Systemic Change

Autonomy, or choice, is at the core of any being’s legal rights. Although, in no way perfect, human rights have been developed over the years

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Fashion & Design
Lisa de Crescente

The Psychology of A Space

While most of us are versed in plant-based food and are aware of the billions of lives it saves each year, how many of us

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Health/Nutrition
Lisa de Crescente

Grace On Fire!

Cancer is one of the leading causes of death worldwide with over 1.7 million people diagnosed each year in the United States alone. Needless to

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Sanctuaries
Lisa de Crescente

Anatomy of A Dream

Michele Waldman was born in New Zealand but spent much of her childhood in Australia. Filled with wildlife, birds, and nature, Australia provided the perfect

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Activism
Lisa de Crescente

An Olympic Sized Heart

An overnight success is typically a 10-20 year endeavor.Olympic Medalist and Switch4Good founder Dotsie Bausch is no exception. Like most, Dotsie grew up having love

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Activism
Lisa de Crescente

A ‘Mother’ of An Activist

As a young child, Shannon Blair remembers going to pool parties and spending half her time setting up paper towel hospitals and rescuing bees and

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Activism
Lisa de Crescente

Feathered Friends

While living in Darnestown, Maryland, Karen Davis would frequently walk along a path on her way to a pond located behind her yard. Along this

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Activism
Lisa de Crescente

Never Look Away

Imagine being told by your family that you unknowingly consumed your own beloved pet during a family dinner. That’s exactly what happened to Valezca Lango

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Activism
Lisa de Crescente

Naijha Shines

Ahimsa is defined as universal love and compassion. The practice of which involves refraining from causing physical and psychological pain to any living being. Maintaining

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To The Readers
Lisa de Crescente

Thank You!

I have spent an entire year searching for “heroes.”  Authors, filmmakers, CEOs, activists, vegan matchmakers, vegan food trail-blazers, sanctuaries, humane educators, and others. When FARM’s

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Activism
Lisa de Crescente

Wake UP!

Kingston Zoom Walters, affectionately known in the animal rights community as King Zoom, has been vegan since birth. Born to a compassionate and highly intelligent

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Entertainment
Lisa de Crescente

Mountains of Anguish, Glimmers of Hope

Like many, Rebecca’s childhood was riddled with dysfunction. She poetically labels it, “Other People’s Party;” in other words, you really don’t get to choose the

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Food
Lisa de Crescente

The “F” Word

What is the one thing we all crave, need, and can never get enough of… food of course! And this month’s hero, Ms. Rosalind McCallard

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Celebrating Heroes in the Animal Rights Movement (CHARM) is a micro-program of Farm Animal Rights Movement FARM.
Do you know an ethical vegan who practices an abolitionist approach to animal exploitation, still active in the movement, has an interesting story to tell and is an unsung hero to animals and their vegan community?  We would like to hear about them.
 Suggest a candidate for a future CHARM feature below.