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Rosh Hashanah Is Animals’ Happy New Year

Written by Michelle Kretzer | September 18, 2012

Rosh Hashanah marks the new year for people and animals in the Hebrew calendar. So what better time for Jews to turn over a new leaf—one that will benefit themselves and animals, too? A kale leaf, perhaps, or arugula? Here’s one “leif” that helps animals: Jewish comedian Carol Leifer hilariously explains why she went vegan:

Ready to help your Jewish friends resolve to turn over a new leaf for the New Year? Forward them the link to PETA’s vegetarian/vegan starter kit

Happy New Year!