Ripple Foods is an expert in the world of peas, yellow peas to be exact, and the production of pea milk specifically is their speciality. Their aim is to aid the vegan movement and make going dairy-free as simple and as healthy as it can possibly be, with their pea milk containing 8x more protein […]
London’s Amazon HQ have officially held their first ever vegan event for all their employees. The event was hosted by The Social Bee Shoreditch in honor of Veganuary and to promote the launch of their very exciting new book. The book is titled ‘How to Go Vegan: The why, the how, and everything you need […]
A petition to end the export of live animals after Brexit is due to be discussed and debated in Parliament by MPs at the end of February. The petition states, ‘the transport of live animals exported from the UK causes immense suffering. This trade is governed by EU law, not the UK Government. The Government […]
Pretty Little Liars star, Torrey DeVitto, has spoken about her attitude towards what she puts both on and inside her body and, it turns out, she tries to keep things very cruelty free. The actor, who played Melissa in the popular teen mystery and currently stars in Chicago Med, stated that she is currently ‘vegan in […]
How do you get meat loving Argentinian politicians to try plant based foods? Reverse psychology, claims chef to the presidential office, Dante Liporace. Last year, Liporace was instructed by none other than the nation’s president, Mauricio Macri, to cook up exclusively vegan meals for his staff on Mondays. The request was made in an attempt […]
You may have heard about the golden trio of benefits that comes from converting to a vegan lifestyle; there’s the positive impact it has on your health, the environment and the welfare of animals.  But are there any other benefits that come from veganism? An improvement in your sex life perhaps? James Cameron’s new documentary […]
Strong ethical vegan and professional racing car driver, Leilani Münter, is about to debut her brand-new racing car design in Florida at the Daytona Speedweeks. Last year, Münter drove a ‘vegan powered’ car, this year she’s opting for the ‘vegan strong’ slogan to be exhibited on the front of her vehicle. Münter studied biology before […]
Last month, we reported that the American Diabetes Association had recommended the consumption of a plant based diet for those who were suffering from the condition and for those who are pre-diabetic. It has also been stated by the Physician’s Committee of Responsible Medicine that ‘a plant-based diet can prevent, reverse, and manage diabetes.’ Now, […]
UPDATE January 25, 2018: Conflicting messages on this story from the Zimbabwe government led us to report inaccurately on January 21st, 2018, that a final decision had been made on the country’s ban of exporting elephants. The government has since clarified that no such formal announcement was made and the situation is still under review. […]
Firezza has become the latest pizza chain in the UK to add a new vegan option to their menu and it looks mouth-wateringly good! The chain which began in Battersea and now has 20 locations across the country, prides itself on creating authentic Neapolitan pizza that is served by the metre. Now, vegans can get […]
A new-found interest in veganism and plant based eating has been sweeping across the globe over recent years, and in the last month or so, this has intensified with the rise of Veganuary in particular. British and US supermarkets such as Aldi, Tesco, Sainsburys and Walmart amongst others have been quick to jump on the […]
Who doesn’t love a wedding? The free-flowing bubbly, the atmosphere and the food all make for a great day. However, if you’ve been a vegan guest in the past you may know that the latter can sometimes be a little tricky. But it seems this could no longer be the case. Last year saw more […]
There has been much talk recently over the concept of animal sentience and how the British government is going to proceed in terms of protecting against animal cruelty. Michael Gove has previously stated that animals will be treated as sentient beings in the eyes of the government despite concern and a draft bill has been […]
Cory Booker, the U.S senator who hails from New Jersey and just so happens to be a vegan, has launched a new podcast. Booker decided to make the leap into veganism back in 2014 and has never looked back. He said of his decision at the time, ‘when you find yourself trying to avoid the […]
Back in November of last year, one of India’s favorite yogurt companies, Cocoberry, announced the launch of 5 new vegan-friendly options. The new addition was all thanks to a partnership with the Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisation (FIAPO). In a campaign titled #CorporateOutreach, FIAPO has stated that their main aim is to encourage Indian […]
You’d have to have been living under a rock not to have heard the word ‘Veganuary’ over the last few months. The project has really taken off this year, with a record breaking amount of sign ups from all over the world. Many restaurants, such as All Bar One and Bella Italia, have adapted their […]
A new global warming and environmental protection exhibition is due to be held in Kota Kinabalu on the island of Borneo and plans to help educate people on the scale of the problems and what can be done to prevent it from worsening. The exhibition, which is being hosted by the Kota Kinablu Tzu Chi […]
Back in August, it was reported that Jermain Defoe had credited his football comeback to his plant-based diet. It seems that the footballer is still standing by his decision to go mostly meat-free and now he’s telling up-and-coming players to consider making the change. As reported in The Daily Mail, Defoe said “last season I played […]
Recently, it was reported that Google has been embracing the vegan movement. Not only did the company kick off a new YouTube series ‘Talks at Google’ with specials guests Kip Anderson, the co-director of What the Health and plant-based cardiologist Dr. Joel Kahn, but it has also been working on providing employees with more vegan […]
Veganism took the UK by storm last year, it crept into our pubs, restaurants, and our supermarkets. Everywhere you look, more and more vegan options seem to be appearing across the country. This is no surprise when a recent statistic from The Vegan Society is considered, the data shows that 56% of the British public […]