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VEGAN NEWS

LIVEKINDLY’s comprehensive vegan news article archive where you can find our full history of articles. product reviews, plant based recipes, expert opinions, and more.

What Is Restless Leg Syndrome? Can a Plant-Based Diet Help?

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), up to ten percent of people in the U.S. suffer from restless leg...

These Sweet-Savory Orange Glazed Carrots Make the Perfect Side Dish

I think I have mentioned before that I am not a huge fan of carrots. However, apparently Farm Box is because they send me...

Washington DC Just Banned the Sale of Elephant Ivory and Rhino Horn

The Washington DC Council just banned the sale of elephant ivory and rhinoceros horn. By making ivory and rhino horn sales illegal, the DC...

Natalie Portman Just Launched a Vegan Passover Challenge

Vegan actor Natalie Portman has called for her Instagram followers to share their favorite plant-based Passover recipes. For the first 15 sharers, Portman agreed to donate...

225 Doctors Fight to Shut Down Live Animal Markets

Doctors are urging the U.S. Surgeon General to shut down live animal markets amid the current coronavirus outbreak. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM)—a...

What Is a Whole Foods Plant-Based Diet?

Fruit, vegetables, grains, and nuts and seeds are the core of a whole foods plant-based diet. If you grew up hating unseasoned vegetables, that...

Fudgy, No-Flour Vegan Black Bean Brownies

You simply cannot go wrong with a giant slice of warm, fudgy brownies. These no-flour vegan black bean brownies are a delicious twist on...

This Zesty Orange Tofu Recipe Is Packed With 26 Grams of Protein

If you're looking for a low-fat and versatile, plant-based go-to meat substitute—tofu is it! The soy-based meat is 100 percent vegan, plus it is...

Richmond May Be Launching Vegan Chicken, Ham, and Mince

Rumor has it Ireland-based food company Kerry Foods is set to launch vegan chicken fillets, ham, and mince under its Richmond brand. Popular Instagram account...

Mayim Bialik Is Having a Vegan Passover to Prevent Coronavirus

Star of the television sitcom "The Big Bang Theory" Mayim Bialik is advocating for a vegan Passover. Bialik, a neuroscientist, actor, and writer highlights...

How to Create a Sustainable Wardrobe With Vegan Fashion

Fast-fashion isn’t timeless. Fueled by trends and micro-seasons, fast-fashion isn’t built to last. These clothes have a reputation for falling apart after just a...

Doctor Anthony Fauci Demands Global Shut Down of Wet Markets

Doctor Anthony Fauci believes that there should be a global shut down of wet markets. The American physician and immunologist is one of the...

Tobacco Is Being Used to Bioengineer a Coronavirus Vaccine

Cigarette maker British American Tobacco (BAT) is using tobacco to bioengineer a plant-based coronavirus vaccine. BAT's U.S. biotech subsidiary, Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP), is developing a...

For the Best Vegan Recipes, Look No Further Than Your Pantry

Got a pantry stocked full of beans and canned vegetables but not sure what to cook? The good news is there are plenty of...

Paul McCartney Keeps Tabs on ‘The Simpsons’ to Make Sure Lisa Is Still Vegetarian

Lisa Simpson is still vegetarian because of Paul McCartney. According to "The Simpsons" creators, the former Beatle agreed to guest star in the popular animated...

How to Make the Best Vegan CBD Edibles

What is CBD? CBD seems to be everywhere these days, from infused beverages (before the crackdown) to chocolates at the corner grocery store's checkout...

Goodfellas Just Launched a Meaty Mediterranean Vegan Pizza

Popular UK frozen pizza brand Goodfella’s just launched a new Meaty Mediterranean vegan pizza.  The company expanded its frozen pizza range to include the stone-baked...

This Belgian Company Is Growing Animal Fat and Liver In a Lab

Peace of Meat is on a mission to transform the multi-billion dollar meat industry. The Belgian startup has developed its first products: cultured animal...

New Zealand Pushed to Replace Animal Agriculture With Plant-Based Crops

A new report is urging New Zealand to reduce its reliance on animal agriculture in favor of plant-based farming. The Green Protein Report—published by The...

‘Tiger King’ and The Truth About Captive Tigers

  Netflix’s “Tiger King” will be remembered for getting many of us through a few hours of what seems like eternal quarantine. It hits all...

Dr. Michael Greger Has Been Warning About Pandemics for a Decade

American plant-based physician Dr. Michael Greger warned about the possibility of a coronavirus-like pandemic more than a decade ago. Dr. Greger issued the warning in...

This British Bakery Is Delivering Gigantic Vegan Doughnuts

Vegan micro-bakery Revival Coffee and Donuts is on a mission to satisfy the growing demand for vegan foods, particularly vegan sweets. The British bakery...

Lemon Roasted Cauliflower With Balsamic Vinegar

This lemon roasted cauliflower dish is the most delicious way to eat cauliflower—second only to cauliflower wings, of course! I can’t possibly pretend that this...

Vegan Pastrami and Kebab Meat Just Launched At Waitrose

Waitrose now sells vegan pastrami, chicken kebab, and ham sandwich slices by plant-based meat brand Squeaky Bean.  Squeaky Bean took to social media to say...
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BILLIE EILISH & Mom Launch a VEGAN Charity

This week's vegan news, now featuring COVID-19 updates: Vegan Grammy-award winner Billie Eilish and her mom have launched a vegan charity to feed the front lines and those in need. Vegan meat sales have surged by nearly 280% due to the coronavirus pandemic. Keegan Kuhn, co-director of the 2017 documentary “What The Health,” is making a documentary that links pandemics to factory farming. China’s dairy imports are expected to fall by the double-digits as a result of COVID-19. Lewis Hamilton has compared self-isolation during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak to the lives of animals in captivity. The Mexican Senate unanimously passed a bill banning animal testing for cosmetics. Actor Jack Black is ditching red meat for the planet. This startup is growing vegan bacon from mushrooms.

Vegan Leather Market Will Be Worth $89 Billion By 2025

A new report says the vegan leather market will be worth $89.6 billion by 2025. According to the study by Infinium Global Research, the vegan...

The Health Benefits of Tofu and How to Cook It

Tofu is low-fat, high protein, high in iron, and 100 percent vegan. But the soy-based meat-alternative has a variety of other health benefits too. What...

UAE May Turn 500,000 Citizens Vegan By 2025

UAE-based frozen food company Healthy Farm is on a mission to encourage more people to buy vegan food. Owned by Middle Eastern manufacturers Global Food...

Boost Your Immunity With This Nutritious Vegan Meal Drink

Modern life is filled with products designed to help you when you’re at your busiest. On a normal day, supermarket shelves are packed with...

New Report Exposes How Unsustainable the Meat Industry Really Is

A new report says the meat industry is unsustainable. It proposes a large-scale shift to plant-based and cultured meat instead. The global meat industry is...

The Number of Vegans In the U.S. Has Jumped 3000% In 15 Years

The number of Americans who identify as vegan has increased by more than 3,000 percent over the past 15 years. A new study by Ipsos...

Quarantined Miley Cyrus and Ellen DeGeneres Adopt Rescue Dogs

Vegan singer Miley Cyrus and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres have adopted rescue dogs. Maintaining social distancing, the pair spoke about their new companions—Rainbow (known...

13 Easy-to-Make Frozen Fruit and Vegetable Recipes

Frozen fruits and vegetables come in handy in a pinch. They’re convenient, oftentimes less expensive than fresh produce, and⁠—best of all⁠—they’re easy to prepare. Frozen...

Growing Vegetables In Space Is Easier Than It Sounds

Science fiction has often imagined what food in space would be like. In the various Star Trek series, food has evolved from colorful cubes...

The Top 11 Plant-Based News Stories for March

It's time to bid March 2020 farewell. This month, the coronavirus pandemic took hold of daily news cycles everywhere. Infections rose to the hundreds...

The Ultimate Pizza Hut Vegan Menu Guide

Founded in Kansas back in the 1950s, Pizza Hut has turned into an international success. With more than 18,000 locations worldwide, it's one of...

11 Best Cruelty-Free Vegan Bath Products

In times of stress and anxiety, a bubble bath can help your mind and your body to relax. Ignore the news cycle for a...

Vegan Meat Sales In the UK Just Grew to More Than £816 Million

Meatless food sales have soared by 40 percent in the U.K. from 2014 to 2019, says a new report from Mintel. The report revealed the...

9 Easy and Delicious Vegan Bread Recipes

There's something fulfilling about going back to basics, like saving vegetable scraps in the freezer to make stock or pickling vegetables from your own...

Amazon Prime Launches a Vegan Cooking Show

Food is like the internet. That’s what Jane Velez-Mitchell—the host of new Amazon Prime vegan cooking show "New Day, New Chef"—believes. According to the journalist,...

Shenzhen Becomes First Chinese City to Ban Dog and Cat Meat

Shenzhen is now the first city in China to ban the consumption of dog and cat meat. According to the Humane Society International (HSI), the...

WHO Urged to Call For Ban on Live Animal Markets After Coronavirus

Activists are urging the World Health Organization (WHO) to call for a ban on live animal markets amid the coronavirus outbreak. A petition has emerged...

Ireland’s Beef Industry May Not Recover From Coronavirus

McDonald’s decision to close all of its restaurants in the U.K. and Ireland due to coronavirus concerns is causing the Irish beef sector to...
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VEGAN Omega 3 Sources BETTER Than FISH

Can you get all of the essential Omega-3 fatty acids on a plant-based diet? Omega-3s are important for your physical and mental health, and there are three types that our bodies need - ALA, EPA and DHA. According to the National Institutes of Health, adult males require 1.6 g of ALA each day, and females require 1.1g each day.

Barack Obama Says We Can’t Deny the Climate Crisis Any Longer

Former President Barack Obama took to Twitter today to address the climate crisis. This comes in response to the Trump administration’s rollback of the...

Starbucks May Finally Eliminate Vegan Milk Upcharges

Starbucks has responded to demands to eliminate upcharges on vegan milk. International animal rights organization PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), which purchased...

Singapore’s Government Just Invested in Its First Vegan Protein Factory

Singaporean food tech startup Life3 Biotech is launching the country’s first vegan protein production facility. The 50,000-square-foot facility will produce Singapore's first plant-based alternative protein...

Lewis Hamilton’s Vegan Neat Burger Chain Opened 8 Locations In One Day

Six-time Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton’s vegan burger chain, Neat Burger, just opened eight new locations, expanding its delivery service across London. The coronavirus...

This Hotel Lets Guests Foster and Adopt Dogs

A hotel in D’Iberville, Mississippi allows its guests to foster and adopt dogs during their stay.  Home2 Suites by Hilton Biloxi North/D’Iberville launched its Fostering...

There’s a Vegan Cheese and Dessert Bar in Michigan

(Updated April 2, 2020) | A vegan cheese and dessert bar recently opened its doors in Birmingham, Michigan. Called Planthropie, the new bar held its...

Billie Eilish’s Mom Is Now Supplying Vegan Food to Hospitals

Maggie Baird—mom to vegan Grammy Award-winning singer Billie Eilish and her music producer brother Finneas Baird—is helping supply plant-based food to hospitals, shelters, and...

Bushmeat Is Now Banned in Malawi Following the Coronavirus Outbreak

Following the coronavirus outbreak, Malawi has banned the sale and consumption of bushmeat. The Department of Parks and Wildlife (DNPW) revealed the decision earlier this...

11 Vegan Takeaways in New York City to Get You Through Social Distancing

New York City is on lockdown. Earlier this month, Governor Andrew Cuomo told all New Yorkers to stay inside as much as possible and...

11 Vegan Takeaways in London to Get You Through Social Distancing

Pubs, bars, and restaurants may be closed across the UK for now, but that doesn't mean you have to miss out on your favorite...

What Is the Difference Between Ovo-Lacto Vegetarian and a Vegan Diet?

Many are often confused about the differences between a vegan and a vegetarian diet, often called the ovo-lacto vegetarian diet. Veganism excludes the consumption...

9 Tips For Using a Vegan Diet for Weight Loss

A preoccupation with weight can be unhealthy, and for many, the societal pressure of weight-shaming can be debilitating. But it's possible to discuss the...

Anemia and the Vegan Diet: What You Need to Know

According to the World Health Organization, anemia affects 1.62 billion people, globally. In the U.S., anemia is the most common blood condition, affecting more...
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MCDONALD’s and KFC’s “VIRAL” SHUT DOWN

This week's vegan news: McDonald's and KFC in the UK have completely shut down, including its drive-thru operations, in order to protect employees and customers from the coronavirus. Sainsbury's meat counters have closed in order to divert resources during the pandemic. Chicken sales have fallen 50% in India as rumors of a link between poultry and the coronavirus have spread.

Can a Plant-Based Diet Help With Autoimmune Disease?

A growing body of evidence indicates that a healthy plant-based diet can positively impact certain autoimmune diseases. In many cases, individuals report a significant...

Mexico’s Senate Passes a Ban on Animal Testing

The Mexican Senate has passed a bill banning animal testing for cosmetics. It also prohibits the manufacture, marketing, or import of cosmetics that were tested...