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The History of Veganism Around the World

The History of Veganism Around the World

Around the world, people are eating more meat-free and vegan food than ever before. But vegan food is not just a modern invention, and meat-free diets are not dependent on cutting-edge alternatives. Some anthropologists believe...

Why No One Ate Meat in Japan for 12 Centuries

Around the world, eating meat has become an ingrained part of food culture for many people. Westernization has prompted many countries in Asia to adopt more meat-heavy diets. In Japan, a nation that has historically...
The Guardian Releases Vegan 'We Need to Talk About' Podcast Episode

The Guardian Releases Vegan ‘We Need to Talk About’ Podcast Episode

A new podcast released by The Guardian explores the history of veganism. Part of the publication's "We Need to Talk About..." podcast series, the episode will detail the rise of veganism into contemporary, mainstream...

Can We Really Expect Older Family Members to Go Vegan?

The vegan movement is driven by the young – close to half of all vegans are aged 15-34 (42%), compared with just 14% who are over 65. But why is that? Is it the younger...