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Lewis Hamilton Calls For Fans to Speak Out Against Racism

Lewis Hamilton Calls for Fans to Speak Out Against Racism

(Updated June 10, 2020) | Vegan six-time Formula One Champion race car driver Lewis Hamilton has called for fans to speak out against racism. He also shared his support of protestors and the Black...
Veggie Mijas Uses Vegan Potlucks to Build Strong Communities

Veggie Mijas Uses Vegan Potlucks to Build Strong Communities

In 2017, activist Amy Quichiz started a conversation about food accessibility with her sorority sisters at Syracuse University. There were no healthy meal options on campus and no time to cook for themselves. Together, they...
Lewis Hamilton Feeds Baby Kangaroos Displaced by Bushfires

Lewis Hamilton Feeds Baby Kangaroos Displaced by Bushfires

Lewis Hamilton shared a video of his trip to New South Wales Wildlife Information, Rescue and Education Service Inc. (WIRES) in Australia this week, where he fed baby kangaroos and met with people working...
Joaquin Phoenix Attends Animal Rights Protest in London

Joaquin Phoenix Attends Animal Rights Protest in London

Joaquin Phoenix joined an animal rights protest in London ahead of Sunday night's British Academy Film Award (BAFTA) ceremony. The vegan actor is up for best leading actor for his starring role in Todd...
Joaquin Phoenix Urges Slaughterhouse Workers to Report Abuse

Joaquin Phoenix Wins SAG Award, Heads Straight to Pig Vigil

Joaquin Phoenix won the award for best actor for his role in "Joker" at the 26th annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards on Sunday. Still in his Stella McCartney tuxedo, the vegan actor headed...

The ‘Nightmare Before Christmas’ Exposes Holiday Dinner Animal Cruelty

A new short film called "The Nightmare Before Christmas" exposes animal cruelty on UK turkey farms. The film -- narrated by vegan actress and activist Evanna Lynch and produced by Surge Media -- shows footage...
James Cromwell Got Arrested Trying to Stop Animal Testing

James Cromwell Got Arrested Trying to Stop Animal Testing

Actor and activist James Cromwell was arrested recently for trying to stop animal testing. Together with other animal rights activists, Cromwell was protesting outside Texas A&M University's (TAMU) Board of Regents meeting. The university tests on...
Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Extinction Rebellion’s Climate Protests In London

Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Extinction Rebellion’s Climate Protests In London

English vegan actor Benedict Cumberbatch partook in Extinction Rebellion protests in London to take a stand against climate change. Extinction Rebellion is an environmental pressure group that uses civil disobedience to urge governments to do...
Berlin's Traffic Lights Want You to Go Vegan

Berlin’s Traffic Lights Want You to Go Vegan

Traffic lights in Berlin want you to stop eating meat and go vegan. According to BZ Berlin, activists have pasted "stop meat" templates on red traffic lights across Berlin-Mitte and Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg. On the green lights,...
Climate Power Duo Alexandria OC and Greta Thunberg Team Up to Save the Planet

Climate Power Duo Alexandria OC and Greta Thunberg Team Up to Save the Planet

New York Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez interviewed 16-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg for The Guardian on Saturday. Both Ocasio-Cortez, 29, and Thunberg have been heralded for their climate activism. The two discussed the climate crises,...
How This Animator Is Saving Animals Through Motion Design

How This Animator Is Saving Animals Through Motion Design

When many people think "vegan activist," they may conjure up an image of an angry protestor outside a slaughterhouse or a social media personality with hard-hitting hard-to-watch content. But activism comes in all different...
Leonardo DiCaprio Just Made Another Movie About Global Warming

Leonardo DiCaprio’s New Climate Change Movie Will Make You Rethink Your Entire Life

Academy Award-winning actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio just produced another movie about climate change. Called "Ice on Fire," the new HBO documentary goes beyond the current climate crisis and presents cutting-edge solutions to reducing...
This Is How Bill Gates Is Making the World Vegan

5 Ways Bill Gates Is Making the World a Little More Vegan

Bill Gates is a man who needs little introduction. And his love for investing in vegan food and tech is almost as well-known as he is these days. While not vegan personally, Gates has on...
This Is How Leonardo DiCaprio Is Saving the Planet

7 Ways Leonardo DiCaprio Is Saving the Planet

Filmstar and environmental activist, Leonardo DiCaprio has made our cinema trips and our planet so much better. Since his breakthrough film role in Baz Luhrmann’s 1996 drama "Romeo + Juliet," DiCaprio has been a...
How to Handle Awkward Confrontations After Going Vegan

How to Handle Awkward Confrontations After Going Vegan

For many, making the decision to go vegan is an ethically, environmentally, or health motivated choice. But like any lifestyle change, it can prompt a barrage of questions, opinions, and in some cases, criticisms...
Belgium's Traffic Lights Want You to Stop Eating Meat

Traffic Lights in Brussels Want You to Go Vegan

Updated April 22, 2019. Traffic lights in Brussels are doing more than just controlling the flow of cars in the EU capital city. Similar to the popular "eating animals" stickers that have been appearing on...
Vegan-Friendly Shoe Brand TOMS Donates $5 Million to End Gun Violence in Schools

Vegan-Friendly Shoe Brand Donates $5 Million to End Gun Violence in Schools

Vegan-friendly shoe company TOMS has always strived to do more, aligning its business with causes it is passionate about and working to create meaningful changes in the world. Its most recent endeavor sees the shoe...

Farmer Gives James Cromwell 100 Turkeys in Act of ‘Thanksgiving Mercy’

Academy Award-nominated "Babe" actor and vegan activist James Cromwell recently helped rescue 100 turkeys from the Utah-based turkey farm giant Norbest, saving them from Thanksgiving slaughter. The rescue was organized by Direct Action Everywhere (DxE), an...
Māori Couple Urge Fellow New Zealanders to Adopt a Plant-Based Diet on World Vegan Day

Māori Couple Urge Fellow New Zealanders to Adopt a Plant-Based Diet on World Vegan...

An Aukland-based Māori couple is encouraging other native New Zealanders to give veganism a go this World Vegan Day. According to Māori Television, Chris Huriwai and Sam LaHood are the passionate animal rights activists taking to the streets to...
Positive Vegan Messaging Proves Most Effective

Positive Vegan Messaging Proves Most Effective

Do vegan campaigns work to spread a compassionate message? So far, there are no definitive studies that analyze the effectiveness of vegan campaigns in creating change. However, Veganuary, a UK-based charity that encourages people...
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Veganism Is More Than Just a Diet, Says New Definition

A founding member of the Animal Liberation Front (ALF), an international decentralized organization that conducts covert, direct action rescues of animals, is calling for "veganism" to be redefined for a new era of activists. Robbie...