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Climate Change Expected to Increase Violence Against Women

Climate Change Expected to Increase Violence Against Women

A new study reports the effects of climate change are causing an increase in violence against women and young girls. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) reveals rape, domestic violence, and forced marriages...
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...
Meat and Dairy Linked to Worst Species Loss In History

Meat and Dairy Linked to Worst Species Loss In History

One-third of plant and animal species could be wiped out in 50 years' time, according to new research. A new study conducted at the University of Arizona looked at data from 538 species in 581...
The Dalai Lama Says We Have an ‘Urgent Responsibility’ to Protect Wildlife and the Planet

The Dalai Lama Says We Have an ‘Urgent Responsibility’ to Protect Wildlife and the...

The Dalai Lama has spoken out about the need to protect wildlife and the environment amid global warming concerns. The Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader said “we have an urgent responsibility” to protect the planet and...
Jeff Bezos Just Launched a $10 Billion Fund to Fight Climate Change

Jeff Bezos Just Launched a $10 Billion Fund to Fight Climate Change

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced today that he would commit $10 billion to fight climate change through the Bezos Earth Fund. Bezos announced the new fund on Instagram. "Climate change is the biggest threat to...
Nearly 25% of Americans Are Eating Less Meat Than Ever Before

Nearly 25% of Americans Are Eating Less Meat Than Ever Before

New research indicates that nearly 25 percent of Americans are eating less meat than ever before. Consumers are reducing their meat consumption, embracing a flexitarian diet, and eating more plant-based foods for the sake...
More African Americans Are Going Vegan Than White People

More African Americans Are Going Vegan Than White People

Research indicates that more African Americans are going vegan than white people. According to data analytics firm Gallup, nonwhites, in general, are more likely to reduce meat consumption, follow a flexitarian diet, and go vegan...

BAFTA is the Latest Awards Ceremony to Serve Vegan Food for the Planet

The BAFTAs will serve nominees sustainable vegan food this year. Organizers of the 72nd British Academy Film Awards have announced that both the starter and the dessert will be vegan. "Like everyone, we are increasingly concerned...
Sussex Makes History With First Fishing Ban for the Climate

Sussex Makes History With First Fishing Ban for the Climate

Sussex just became the first UK council to ban fishing to mitigate climate change. The ban followed the successful Help Our Kelp campaign—backed by natural historian and environmentalist Sir David Attenborough. The Sussex Inshore Fisheries...
A 20% Decrease In Meat Consumption Is Urgent, Experts Warn UK

A 20% Decrease In Meat Consumption Is Urgent, Experts Warn UK

Brits must cut their beef, lamb, and dairy consumption by 20 percent, says a new environmental report. The Committee on Climate Change (CCC)—which advises the UK government—has released a new report. It recommends a number...
Robert Downey Jr. Is Going Vegan Now

Robert Downey Jr. Goes Vegan

Robert Downey Jr. has said he's going vegan "for legumes." The Iron Man actor stars in the 2020 film "Dolittle" produced by his wife, Susan Downey. Downey Jr. made the comments while the couple was...
Helicopters Drop 2,200 Kilos of Veggies for Stranded Australian Wildlife

Helicopters Drop 2,200 Kilos of Veggies for Stranded Australian Wildlife

Helicopters dropped more than 2,200 kilos of veggies for wildlife stranded by Australian bushfires. Some experts have indicated that climate change has worsened the ongoing wildfires. The carrots and sweet potatoes were provided by the...
Prince William Wants to Solve Climate Crisis By 2030

Prince William Wants to Solve Climate Crisis By 2030

Prince William believes we could solve climate change by 2030. Backed by a global alliance, the Duke of Cambridge has announced the launch of the Earthshot Prize. The new prestigious environmental award aims to inspire...

The Critics’ Choice Awards Are Going Vegan Now Too

The Critics' Choice Awards has announced its 2020 menu will be entirely vegan. Environmental concerns drove the decision to serve plant-based food at the 25th annual award ceremony. Attendees will dine on Baja Fresh's veggie tacos...
Uber and Lyft May Go All Electric In LA

Uber and Lyft May Go All Electric In LA

Ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft may go electric in Los Angeles. In a phone interview with the Financial Times, Mayor Eric Garcetti said that the move could be made to help the city reduce...
Massive Attack Will Tour By Train for the Environment

Massive Attack Will Tour By Train for the Environment

Massive Attack have announced they will tour Europe by train to reduce their impact on the planet. The Bristol-based trip hop band are conscious of their environmental impact; in 2019, they played a set at...
13 Politicians Around the World Who Refuse to Eat Meat

These 13 Politicians Refuse to Eat Meat

(Updated January 2, 2020) | Meat is a political issue. And these plant-based politicians are refusing to eat meat for a number of reasons. Some are doing it for the climate, as animal agriculture...

Climate Crisis to Drive All Future New Zealand Government Policies

The government of New Zealand will now make all major policy decisions through a climate crisis "lens." The government -- led by Prime Minister Jacinda Adern -- currently considers a number of factors when making...
IKEA Is Investing $220 Million to Become Climate Positive

IKEA Is Investing $220 Million to Become Climate Positive

IKEA is investing more than $220 million in an effort to become "climate positive." The international home furnishings retail giant announced earlier this month that it would be spending a further $221 million on sustainable...
Lewis Hamilton: Joaquin Phoenix Has ‘Led the Way’ to a Vegan World

Mercedes Is Ditching Leather Thanks to Lewis Hamilton

Mercedes-Benz could ditch all leather thanks to Lewis Hamilton. The vegan Formula One driver has said that he will speak to his Mercedes team about making cars with animal-free interiors. He added that he wants...
This Hedge Fund Billionaire Is Leading a Climate Revolution

This Hedge Fund Billionaire Is Leading a Climate Revolution

Christopher Hohn, a billionaire hedge fund manager, has warned against companies that are not doing their part to address climate change. Hohn is the founder of TCI Fund Management. The Fund manages more than $28...