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Vegan Wu-Tang Clan's GZA Calls Chitterlings and Soul Food 'the Slave Man's Diet'

Wu-Tang Clan’s GZA Says Soul Food Is ‘the Slave Man’s Diet’

GZA, aka "The Genius" of American hip-hop group the Wu-Tang Clan, recently recorded a video with NowThis, where he dove into the negative impact that traditional soul food has on health. "As Black people, a lot of...
Vegan Celeb Ellen Pompeo Discusses Interracial Families With Jada Pinkett Smith

Vegan Celeb Ellen Pompeo Discusses Interracial Families With Jada Pinkett-Smith

Vegan celebrity Ellen Pompeo was a recent guest on Jada Pinkett-Smith's web series, Red Table Talk. The show, hosted by Pinkett-Smith, her daughter Willow Smith, and her mother Adrienne Banfield-Jones, often tackles sensitive topics....
Brooklyn Entrepreneur Erick Castro Is Teaching People 'How To Be Vegan in the Hood’

This NYC Entrepreneur Is Teaching People ‘How to Be Vegan in the Hood’

Entrepreneur, restaurateur, and Queens native Erick Castro, best known by his Instagram moniker "How to Be Vegan in the Hood" is on a mission to teach others how easy it is to eat plant-based, even...
People of Color and Poor Americans Are More Likely to Care About Climate Change, Study Says

People of Color and Poor Americans Are More Likely to Care About Climate Change,...

According to a recent study, people of color and low-income Americans are more likely than white people to be concerned about climate change. The study, published last month in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy...

Veganism Isn’t a ‘White Thing,’ It’s a ‘Caring Thing’ Says Vegan Chef and Bodybuilder...

Vegan chef, bodybuilder, and Black animal rights activist Nikki Ford believes veganism isn't a "white thing," but more of a "caring thing." In a video for PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), Ford...
Baltimore Festival Celebrates Vegan People of Color

Baltimore Festival Celebrates Vegan People of Color

The fifth annual Baltimore Vegan Soulfest took place last month, attracting a record-breaking attendance of 16,000 guests to the day-long event. The free event is the city's premier celebration of vegan food and living with a...

Vegan Food Empowerment Project Founder Lauren Ornelas Becomes First Woman of Color in Animal...

Lauren Ornelas, the founder and executive director of Food Empowerment Project and VeganMexicanFood.com, recently became the first woman of color to be inducted into the Animal Rights Hall of Fame. At the Animal Rights 2018 National...
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Felisha From ‘Friday’ Brings New Vegan Jackfruit Cafe to Santa Monica

Vegan chef and former actor Angela Means Kaaya, perhaps best known for her role as Felisha in the 1995 cult hit film "Friday," has announced plans to re-open her plant-based Jackfruit Cafe at a new,...

Former Slaughterhouse Worker Claims the Job Breeds Violent Behaviour

Former slaughterhouse worker Scott Hoskins has spoken out about the ways in which his work negatively affected his personal life. Speaking with animal rights charity, Mercy For Animals, Hoskins claims that he believes his work...