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40 MEPs Want Pope Francis to Be the First Million Dollar Vegan

Forty members of European Parliament are the latest to join the Million Dollar Vegan campaign. Million Dollar Vegan, launched by the founders of the popular month-long Veganuary campaign, Matthew Glover and Jane Land, is offering...

Brussels Parliament Recognises Animals As Sentient Beings

In a historic vote, the Brussels Parliament has unanimously backed a draft ordinance which recognises animals as sentient beings. Bianca Debaets, the State Secretary responsible for animal welfare, suggested the vote could revolutionise the treatment...
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CCTV Will Be Mandatory in All English Slaughterhouses This Year

In August 2017, the British government launched a consultation study regarding the possibility of introducing CCTV cameras in slaughterhouses. Due to an overwhelmingly positive response (99% of the four thousand respondents were in support),...

British MP Wants More Vegan Meal Deal Options in Supermarkets

A petition intended to convince the ‘big six’ supermarkets to introduce a wide range of vegan options to their meal deals has been publicly backed by a UK MP. Labour MP, Matt Rodda, is currently...

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...

Discussion in Parliament Addresses How a Vegan Diet Can Fight Climate Change

This Tuesday (17th October), a public discussion was held in the Houses of Parliament, where the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Vegetarianism and Veganism addressed the impact of animal agriculture on climate change. In reference to the Paris...