Examining how entertainment and the arts shape our view of the world.
“She Did That”—a new Netflix documentary centered around Black female CEOs and entrepreneurs—features two vegan brands. Created by filmmaker and blogger Renae L. Bluitt, the new documentary features Lisa Price, the founder of vegan and cruelty-free haircare brand Carol’s Daughter; and Melissa Butler, the founder of vegan and cruelty-free beauty brand The Lip Bar. It […]
Leonardo DiCaprio produced 2019’s “And We Go Green,” a motorsports documentary about Formula E—the sustainable, all-electric auto-racing circuit. Directed by Fisher Stevens and Malcolm Venville, “And We Go Green” covers the 2017-2018 season of the sustainable racing circuit. Formula E was launched in 2014 and is sanctioned by the FIA (Federation Internationale de l’Automobile), the […]
Whoopi Goldberg recently teamed up with environmental activism group Extinction Rebellion to release a new short film about the climate crisis. Called “The Gigantic Change,” the 3-minute-long animated short sees a grandmother, voiced by Goldberg, and her granddaughter, voiced by Livia Nelson, come together in 2050 to read a story about how people fought against […]
Vegan musician Billie Eilish has addressed the problematic phrase “all lives matter” on Instagram. She also expressed her support for the Black Lives Matter movement. The Grammy Award-winning artist explained to her 63 million followers why saying “all lives matter” in response to “Black lives matter” is racist. “If I hear one more white person […]
“Patriot Act” host Hasan Minhaj explained how six companies came to control the majority of the U.S. meat industry. More than 5,000 meat plant workers have been infected and at least 20 have died as a result of COVID-19, according to union officials. Beef and pork production is down 40 percent from last year, but […]