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Liam Pritchett

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Staff Writer | Bristol, United Kingdom | Contactable via: liam@livekindly.com

Liam writes about environmental and social sustainability, and the protection of animals. He has a BA Hons in English Literature and Film and also writes for Sustainable Business Magazine. Liam is interested in intersectional politics and DIY music.

WestJet Is So Vegan Now Meat-Eaters Can’t Handle It

WestJet Is So Vegan Now Meat-Eaters Can’t Handle It

Canadian airline WestJet has angered some of its meat-loving travelers with its vegan-friendly in-flight menus. The new menus feature some healthy vegan options including vegetable fritters, Waldorf and Greek salads, and Korean cauliflower. Some of...
The Global Vegan Meat Market Value Projected at $85 Billion

The Global Vegan Meat Market Value Projected at $85 Billion

Analysts at UBS predict the vegan meat and protein market could reach $85 billion by 2030. The Swiss multinational investment bank expects sales of plant-based meat to grow by 28 percent per year, up...
The Coronavirus Scare Has Americans Stockpiling Oat Milk

Coronavirus Panic Has Oat Milk Outselling Hand Sanitizer

Concerns over the coronavirus have Americans stockpiling oat milk along with household and medical essentials for their "pandemic pantries." U.S. consumers are rushing to buy medical, health-related, and shelf-stable products—including oat milk. As concerns grow...
Plant-Based Impossible Burgers Are Now As Cheap As Beef

Plant-Based Impossible Burgers Are Now As Cheap As Beef

Impossible Foods has reduced the price of its plant-based Impossible Burger to better compete with beef. The Californian company aims to make achieve price parity between its vegan meat and traditional 80:20 beef products. According...
California Moves to Protect Abused Animals in the Court System

California Moves to Protect Abused Animals in the Court System

Abused animals may soon have a voice in California in the form of a courtroom animal advocate. Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian (D, Van Nuys) has introduced Assembly Bill AB 2645, also known as Riley's Law. This...
The Climate Crisis Is Now a Bigger Threat to Humanity Than War

The Climate Crisis Is Now a Bigger Threat to Humanity Than War

Around the world, the number of people displaced by climate crisis-caused disasters—compared to conflicts and violence—is on the rise. According to the 2020 World Migration Report, 2018 saw 28 million new internal displacements across...
Australian Shopping Strip Gets a Fully Vegan Transformation

Australian Shopping Strip Gets a Fully Vegan Transformation

King Street retail strip in Newtown, Australia is going vegan. The inner-Sydney suburb is now home to a range of vegan businesses, including Suzy Spoon's vegetarian butcher, Lentil as Anything, Green Gourmet, Calle Rey,...
Sales of Vegan Food Skyrocket to $5 Billion in U.S.

Sales of Vegan Food Skyrocket to $5 Billion in U.S.

New data released by vegan nonprofit the Good Food Institute (GFI) and the Plant-Based Foods Association (PBFA) lobby group indicates that the U.S. plant-based market is now worth nearly $5 billion. According to the data,...
Could a Global Tax on Meat Actually Save Lives?

Could a Global Tax on Meat Actually Save Lives?

At a recent event in the European Parliament, the True Animal Protein Price Coalition (TAPP) proposed a meat tax in Europe. But what impact would this meat tax have on health and climate change?...
Vegan Starbucks Breakfast Sausages Are Coming Soon

Starbucks Is Launching Vegan Beyond Meat Breakfast Sausages

Starbucks has confirmed that plant-based breakfast sandwiches made with vegan Beyond Meat patties will be launching in Canada from March 3. The Beyond Meat, Cheddar and Egg Sandwich will be part of Starbuck's spring menu...
Lab Meat Just Got a Big Boost From an Open Source ‘Recipe’ Catalogue

Open Source ‘Recipe’ Catalogue Created to Accelerate Development of Lab Meat and Seafood

Online platform developer Kerafast Inc. and plant-based nonprofit the Good Food Institute (GFI) are partnering to make a catalogue of terrestrial meat and aquatic cell lines. The resources are essential for the sustainable development...
Can Animal Dissection Be Replaced? The Cruelty-Free Alternatives Paving the Way

Can Animal Dissection Be Replaced? The Cruelty-Free Alternatives Paving the Way

Educational animal dissection is a controversial topic. Proponents defend its educational merit, while critics question the ethics, environmental impact, and overall necessity of the practice. But what is the reality of animal dissection, and...
Vegan Fish Is Launching in Hundreds of Germany’s Restaurants

Vegan Fish Is Launching in Hundreds of Germany’s Restaurants

German frozen foods company Frosta Aktiengesellschaft just launched its own vegan seafood at the Fish International event in Bremen. The new "Fish from the Field" line of vegan products will debut at German restaurants...
Bill Gates Thinks There’s No Good Reason to Eat Beef Burgers Anymore

Bill Gates Thinks There’s No Good Reason to Eat Beef Burgers Anymore

Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, thinks there's no good reason to eat beef burgers anymore. The billionaire philanthropist just appeared in an episode of YouTuber and engineer Mark Rober's show to taste test...
The 9 Most Common Plant-Based Diet Myths Debunked

The 9 Most Common Plant-Based Diet Myths Debunked

There are plenty of myths surrounding a plant-based diet, but a growing body of evidence shows that vegan food can be diverse, nutrient-dense, and healthy. These are some of the most common misconceptions about...
The FDA Will Now Send Retired Lab Animals to Sanctuaries

The FDA Will Now Send Retired Lab Animals to Sanctuaries

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will allow the adoption and transfer of healthy, retired lab animals to sanctuaries. The policy change follows campaigning from the White Coat Waste Project (WCW) and over 1.2...
Vegan Camembert Cheese Made From Cauliflower Is Coming to NYC Restaurants

Vegan Camembert Cheese Made From Cauliflower Is Coming to NYC Restaurants

Grounded Foods' vegan Camembert cheese is coming to a small number of New York City restaurants. The New York-based company produces realistic plant-based Gruyere and Camembert, both made using cauliflower, and hemp-seed-based feta cheese. "We...
Tim Hortons Just Added Almond Milk to Its Menu

Tim Hortons Just Added Almond Milk to Its Menu

Tim Hortons is launching vegan almond milk at all its Canadian stores. After reporting falling sales and profits in the most recent quarter, the Canadian chain is going back to "basics." "At Tim Hortons, our...
The ‘World’s Cruelest’ Dolphin Circus Just Permanently Shut Down

The ‘World’s Cruelest’ Dolphin Circus Just Permanently Shut Down

Wersut Seguni's Indonesian Traveling Dolphin Circus, known as the "world's cruelest dolphin circus," will no longer travel with its captive dolphins. According to Dolphin Project, The Indonesian Ministry of Environment and Forestry chose not...
Nike’s New Vegan ‘Space Hippie’ Sneakers Are Made From Trash

Nike’s New Vegan ‘Space Hippie’ Sneakers Are Made From Trash

Nike's new "Space Hippie" line of sneakers are vegan and made from recycled trash. The American sportswear company created four futuristic designs for the Space Hippie with environmental sustainability in mind. According to Nike, the...
11 Best Vegan Truffles for a Sweet Valentine’s Day

11 Best Vegan Truffles for a Sweet Valentine’s Day

Looking for the best vegan chocolate truffles for a sweet and dairy-free Valentine's Day?There are plenty of chocolatiers producing vegan goodies, from vegan chocolate selections to pralines and nougat to caramel. Have a peek...