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Paul McCartney to UK Schools: Make Vegan Food 'Mandatory'

Paul McCartney to UK Schools: Make Vegan Food Mandatory

Sir Paul McCartney is backing a call to offer school children more vegan meals. Together with his daughters, fashion designer Stella McCartney and photographer Mary McCartney, he has signed a letter calling for the guidance...

Why Your Child’s Kindergarten Is Probably Going Vegan

An increasing number of kindergartens in the United States are adopting vegan lunch menus. The New York Times (NYT) reports that in Seattle, a kindergarten named "Our Beginning" adopted a plant-based menu last year primarily...
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...
Manchester Student Now Has Free Vegan School Means Under the Human Rights Act

Manchester Student Now Has Free Vegan School Meals Under the Human Rights Act

A Manchester mother has successfully used the Human Rights Act to ensure free vegan lunches are being served at her daughter's school. Laura Chepner launched a campaign to include vegan school lunch options after Lois, her five-year-old...
School Boards Urged to Require Vegan Options At Every Meal

School Boards Urged to Require Vegan Options At Every Meal

A new report by the international network of environmental organizations, Friends of the Earth, is urging school boards across the country to require vegan options at every meal, as part of its new recommendations to secure...
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UK Schools to Serve 3.1 Million Meatless Meals to Improve Student Health

In a bid to improve student health across the nation, UK primary schools have committed to serving 3.1 million meatless meals within the next 12 months. The major change is part of the nonprofit organisation ProVeg...
Scotland’s School Nutrition Programs May Include More Vegan Options

Scotland’s School Lunch Nutrition Programs May Include More Vegan Options

The Scottish government has opened up a consultation regarding nutritional requirements for healthy food and drink in schools. Scottish vegans are being urged to participate in the consultation and ask MPs to introduce more...