We are the Strongest Hearts

[see the bottom of this post for how you can get a copy of the zine made by the 2012-2013 Sea Shepherd Antarctica Crew!] Welcome to Strongest Hearts: new name, new look, same ideals Matt and I have been working out the details of this new venture for quite some time.  Day in the Life was born out of a kitchen-table discussion where we noticed we have really awesome friends doing rad things. While it seems totally normal to us, (cause doesn’t everyone run 100 miles or ride their bikes for 48 hours?) we want to share with the rest of the world what is possible when you eat plants and push yourself outside your comfort zone.  We want to showcase veganism and awesome athletic adventures.  What followed was the creation of  an 11 episode web-series that have been viewed in more places than I can count.  And, on a personal note, it inspired my lazy self into becoming an… athlete. Gasp. When we first discussed a new name and website, we threw out one we had both thought of at the beginning of our project. Strong Hearts is a zine written by my friend and hero of the animal rights movement, Rod Coronado.  I originally found out about Rod when I was 15 years old, after reading an Earth First journal article. He had sunk a whaling ship after working with Sea Shepherd.  I told my teacher at school that I  would one day make a documentary on both Rod and Sea Shepherd.   We are the Strongest Hearts To sum up the 15 years since then, I...