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11 Vegan Takeaways in New York City to Get You Through Social Distancing

11 Vegan Takeaways in New York City to Get You Through Social Distancing

New York City is on lockdown. Earlier this month, Governor Andrew Cuomo told all New Yorkers to stay inside as much as possible and enacted new restrictions on businesses and gatherings of people to...
Greta Thunberg and Jaden Smith Urge New York Climate Strikers to ‘Heal the World’

Jaden Smith and Greta Thunberg Inspire Millions to ‘Heal the World’

Millions hit the streets recently to fight for the planet and demand more action is taken against the climate crisis. About 250,000 young people marched in New York City; among them was actor Jaden...
Equinox Gym President to Launch Vegan Food Bars Across New York

Equinox Gym President to Launch Vegan Food Bars Across New York

The president and chief development officer of luxury gym chain Jeffrey Weinhaus has expansion plans Clean Market, a vegan-friendly wellness shop based in New York City. The first shop opened in Manhattan last summer. It...
New York City Is Going to Cut Meat Consumption By 50%

New York City to Cut Meat Consumption By 50%

  New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today a plan to slash greenhouse gases by phasing out the purchase of processed meat and reducing beef purchases by 50 percent. The actions are part of...
NYC Is Getting Its First Vegan Food Hall

NYC Is Getting Its First Vegan Food Hall

NYC is getting its first-ever vegan food hall. Details for the upcoming all-vegan venue were revealed at last month's Vegan Mac Throwdown, a dairy-free macaroni and cheese competition. The event took place at the Manhattan-based...
NY Introduces Bill to Ban Sale of Fur

This Is How New York’s Fur Ban Could Change the Fur Industry

Updated April 30, 2019. A New York state lawmaker has introduced legislation that would implement a statewide ban on the sale of fur. Assemblymember Linda Rosenthal (D-Manhattan) introduced the bill earlier this week, stating that...
Meatless Mondays Come to All New York City Schools

Meatless Mondays Come to All New York City Schools

All New York City public schools-- the largest public school system in the world -- will offer Meatless Mondays in the 2019-2020 school year in a bid to improve student health. The program -- announced...
NYC Is Going 'Vegan AF' Thanks to New Campaign

NYC Is Going ‘Vegan AF’ Thanks to New Campaign

New York City is now "vegan AF" thanks to a new advertising campaign from condiment brand Sir Kensington's. The ads -- which feature the company's egg-less "Fabanaise" mayo and boldly state "Vegan AF" -- were...
New York Is Getting a 24-Hour Vegan Diner With Booze

New York Is Getting a 24-Hour Vegan Diner With Booze

New York City is getting a 24-hour vegan diner - and it might serve booze. Called Dollface, the upcoming eatery is the creation of vegan restaurateur Ravi DeRossi. Secret NYC reports that he revealed that the...
eat for climate week

23 NYC Restaurants Highlight Sustainable Vegan Dishes for ‘Eat for Climate’ Week

Starting today, a total of 23 New York City restaurants totaling 38 different locations are highlighting sustainable vegan dishes in honor of Eat for Climate Week. The weeklong campaign is led by Brighter Green, a...
JFK Terminal 4 vegan and vegetarian options

90% of Restaurants in New York’s JFK Airport Terminal 4 Serve Vegan and Vegetarian...

In an effort to become more sustainable, 90 percent of restaurants located in New York City's JFK International Airport Terminal 4 (JFKIAT) offer vegan and vegetarian options. As explained by UK-based multimedia business-to-business publisher The...

Vegan Beyond Burger Replaces 2 Meat Options at all Bareburger Restaurants

US burger chain, Bareburger announced yesterday that all 12 NYC locations will be serving Beyond Meat's 'bleeding' plant-based, soy-free and GMO-free patty. It's not just those in the Big Apple that can pick up a vegan Beyond Burger;...

Civil Rights Activist Shaun King Announces He’s Gone Vegan

Social justice activist, and journalist, Shaun King, has made the switch to a vegan diet according to his Facebook page. King, who is the Senior Justice Writer for the New York Daily News, informed his...