Resources, Organizations, Recipes, and More
The goal of Empathy for All Animals is to spark compassion and empathy within people in order for people to treat animals with kindness and to view animals as neighbors and family instead of meals. We provide education, compassion, and assistance- but there is so much more that can be done. Below is a list of organizations, resources, recipes, and nonprofits for you to connect with. Thank you for your empathy and open mind/heart.
How Conscious Can A Fish Be Documentary
This documentary is a must-watch. It covers fish consciousness, feelings, experiences, intelligence, and more! It is truly an eye and heart opener.
The Game Changers Film
This documentary showcases health, fitness, the true power of plants, and the potential of the human body. You can find it on Netflix, Youtube, and other platforms.
The Invisible Vegan is a documentary by Jasmine C. Leyva, that explores the problem of unhealthy dietary patterns in the African-American community, foregrounding the health and wellness possibilities enabled by plant-based vegan diets and lifestyle choices.
Carnage: Simon Amstell
A mockumentary set in 2067 Britain, where meat, eggs, and dairy are outlawed. In this brave new world, animals roam free, and there is no such thing as veganism, only “carnism”. This film really shows the absurdity of eating animals and exploiting them.
Wonderful Blogs and Helpful Websites
Recipe Youtube Channels
Below is a list of a few helpful Youtube Channels that we recommend.
Pick Up Limes
This youtube channel provides delicious recipes and meal ideas including budget meals, lunch ideas, tasty drinks, recipes from different cultures, cooking tips, simple meals (and complex ones), and so many flavorful dishes to choose from!
Peaceful Cuisine offers amazing recipes from around the world- including traditional Japanese dishes made vegan. The atmosphere of these videos is very soothing and relaxing.
Avantgardevegan offers delicious and innovative recipes, adding a cruelty-free and creative twist to traditional foods. This youtube channel is fun and interactive. You can find many high-protein vegan recipes here as well.
Goodful is a Youtube channel offering different vegan recipes and perspectives from a range of individuals. One of their videos is called "Vegan Foods Around the World" (including the recipes).
Rainbow Plant Life
Rainbow Plant Life offers many delicious vegan recipes. I love their Indian recipes especially, but they offer everything from pasta dishes to crunch wraps!
Shine with Plants
Shine with Plants offers plenty of delicious vegan recipes for the whole family to enjoy! They include what their feed their children, as well as vegan food during pregnancy and breastfeeding. They offer plenty of delicious African recipes as well!
Educational Youtube Channels
Below is a list of a few helpful Youtube Channels that we recommend for new vegans.
This channel provides incredible information, facts, and resources. They even started their own animal sanctuary and vegan non-profit restaurant. They provide activism, discussion, information, and more.
This Youtube channel offers everything from recipes, vegan news, vegan beauty products, celebrity trends, explanations of misinformation, why it is beneficial to go vegan, and more!
PLANT BASED NEWS
This channel is very educational and it showcases news- all around veganism. You can find videos featuring doctors, educators, animal-agriculture farmers, and more! This channel also offers many health related videos and misconceptions around veganism. They even offer wonderful short films.
This channel is created by doctors- the physicians committee for responsible medicine- with the purpose of ending animal testing, animal use, and spreading a plant-based diet to help humans health and save the lives of animals.
Mic the Vegan
Mic the Vegan offers videos looking at health and answering the opinions and comments of high-profile individuals. This channel is very informative and straight to the point.
This Youtube Channel focusses on effective activism, the rights of all sentient life, vegan guides to social events, and truly shares the perspective of animals.