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Washington D.C.’s Healthy Students Amendment Act Would Require Vegan School Lunch Options for All Students

Washington D.C. School District Set to Become Nation’s First to Require Vegan Lunch Options...

Washington D.C. is set to become the first U.S. state to require meat-free lunch options in educational institutions. According to international environmental network Friends of the Earth, the Council of the District of Columbia has unanimously voted...
Harvard Wildlife Law Class Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Lawyers to Protect Animals

Harvard Wildlife Law Class Aims to Inspire Next Generation of Lawyers to Protect Animals

Harvard Law School lecturer Jonathan Lovvorn is teaching a class on wildlife law in a bid to inspire a new generation of lawyers to protect animals. According to The Harvard Gazette, the professor, who is also the...

Scottish Government Urged to Give Equal Rights to Vegans

An organisation in Scotland is urging the government to modify their policies to deliver fairer treatment to citizens across the country. The group, named Go Vegan Scotland, found that people identifying as vegan have...

Walmart Retailer Officially Bans Donkey-Derived Gelatin

Jet.com, owned by major name Walmart, has officially discontinued the sales of any products containing a donkey-derived gelatin known as 'ejiao'. This gelatin is derived from donkey hide and is promoted by Chinese medicine...

Britain to Ban Ivory Sales Following Public Outcry

Yesterday, Hong Kong announced a bold but important decision to officially, and permanently, ban ivory trade. Now, it has been announced that the British government has seen “overwhelming” backing to make similar plans, protecting...

Welsh Government Issue Statement of Support for Animal Sentience Laws

There has been much talk recently over the concept of animal sentience and how the British government is going to proceed in terms of protecting against animal cruelty. Michael Gove has previously stated that...

Animal Sentience Urged to be Recognized When Enforcing New UK Laws

Last month saw the nation panic about Britain's stance on animal cruelty when it was claimed that British MPs had voted against the idea of animal sentience. The nation’s MPS decided against the incorporation...