This week’s vegan news: Vegan climate activist Greta Thunberg spent time with Academy Award winner and fellow environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio. Foie gras is banned in New York City. “Ant-Man” star Paul Rudd doesn’t think he’s better than insects.
Dutch meat giant Vion is turning a beef processing facility into a dedicated vegan meat factory. California’s oldest dairy farm is ending its operations and converting to almond groves. United Airlines is launching a vegan in-flight menu.
After trying lab-grown chicken, Virgin founder Richard Branson says a future where animals are no longer killed en masse for food is on the horizon. Pamela Anderson wrote a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urging him to offer vegan meals in prisons.