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What Is the Difference Between Ovo-Lacto Vegetarian and a Vegan Diet?

What Is the Difference Between Ovo-Lacto Vegetarian and a Vegan Diet?

Many are often confused about the differences between a vegan and a vegetarian diet, often called the ovo-lacto vegetarian diet. Veganism excludes the consumption of meat, as well as eggs and dairy. People that...
Why UK Universities Are Banning Beef En Masse

Why UK Universities Are Banning Beef En Masse

An investigation by the PA news agency finds a growing number of UK universities are banning beef amid environmental concerns. The report shows veganism is becoming more mainstream at educational institutions across the UK. Around half...
Yes, You Can Eat All the Bread You Want on a Vegan Diet

Yes, You Can Eat All the Bread You Want on a Vegan Diet

From a baguette fresh from the bakery to white bread and dense health food store loaves, bread is a staple in most households. But is bread vegan? And which ingredients should you watch out...
What Is the Definition of a Vegan Diet?

What Is the Definition of a Vegan Diet?

Gone are the days when plant-based food meant bland salads and disappointing burgers, when "vegan leather" was just an oxymoron, and the closest thing you had to a vegan friend was the quirky, meat-free...
Can You Call Yourself Vegan If You Eat Honey?

Can You Call Yourself Vegan If You Eat Honey?

Humans have consumed honey for centuries. Bees have been making it for even longer. The insect first started making honey around 200 million years ago, long before humans even existed on planet Earth. Honey is...
How Going to Harvard May Turn You Vegan

How Going to Harvard May Turn You Vegan

Updated August 10, 2019. Do animals have the right to life? In her new book, “Fellow Creatures: Our Obligations to the Other Animals,” Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Philosophy at Harvard University Christine Korsgaard...
Deftones, Arch Enemy, and The Misfits: 'Going Vegan = Ultimate Rebellion'

Deftones, Arch Enemy, and The Misfits: ‘Going Vegan = Ultimate Rebellion’

Heavy metal music may be historically associated with drunken, raucous behavior and the occasional blood-letting or bat head eating. But if you're hanging out with members of bands such as CroMags, the Misfits, Arch...
How to Handle Awkward Confrontations After Going Vegan

How to Handle Awkward Confrontations After Going Vegan

For many, making the decision to go vegan is an ethically, environmentally, or health motivated choice. But like any lifestyle change, it can prompt a barrage of questions, opinions, and in some cases, criticisms...

Meat-Eaters Afraid to Admit Vegans are ‘Right’ About Saving the Planet, Says Telegraph

What is it about vegans - vegan Millennials in particular - that seems to make others so uncomfortable? According to a recent opinion piece on the Telegraph written by English journalist and author Bryony Gordon, it's...
6.4 Million Canadians Consciously Limit Meat Consumption, Study Finds

6.4 Million Canadians Consciously Limit Meat Consumption, Study Finds

At least 6.4 million Canadians consciously limit the amount of meat they eat, according to a study from Dalhousie University in Halifax and the University of Guelph in Ontario. Additional data indicates that even more...
90% of Vegetarians Want to Go Vegan, Survey Finds

90% of Vegetarians Want to Go Vegan, Survey Finds

Ninety percent of US vegetarians say that they want to go vegan, according to data from a new survey released by consulting firm Ingredient Communications. The information is part of a larger survey conducted by the...
Farm Sanctuary's Gene Baur Just Schooled Fox News Host Tucker Carlson on Veganism

Farm Sanctuary’s Gene Baur Just Schooled Fox News Host Tucker Carlson on Veganism

Gene Baur, founder of Farm Sanctuary, the oldest haven for rescued farm animals in the nation, made an appearance on Fox News right-wing political talk show "Tucker Carlson Tonight" to discuss veganism and the ethical...
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Veganism Is More Than Just a Diet, Says New Definition

A founding member of the Animal Liberation Front (ALF), an international decentralized organization that conducts covert, direct action rescues of animals, is calling for "veganism" to be redefined for a new era of activists. Robbie...
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Is Eating Insects the Ethical Future of Protein?

(Updated April 6, 2020) | Is eating insects the solution for a more ethical and sustainable future of protein? We are, after all, living in a time when a significant change to global food...
51 Celebrities Who Are Vegan For Life

Rapper Will.i.am Dispels Vegan Protein Myth Because Herbivorous Animals are Strong AF

The myth that plant-eaters don't get enough protein is ready for an upgrade, says Will.i.am, frontman of the Black Eyed Peas and star of ITV’s The Voice. The 42-year-old artist went vegan a few months...

Indigenous Culture Has Strong Ties With Veganism, Says Mi’kmaw Scholar

While speaking with Indigenous vegan Dr. Margaret Robinson, VICE recently explored the idea of veganism interplaying with cultural identity, rather than hindering it -- challenging the stereotypical belief that veganism is a lifestyle exclusively for...
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Google Search Indicates Veganism is More Popular Than Vegetarianism

According to a recent report published by Quartz, global interest in veganism has become more popular than vegetarianism. The media outlet analyzed the latest Google Search data to support this claim. Quartz charted Google’s search...
Vegan Senator Cory Booker Talks Compassion With Jimmy Kimmel

Vegan U.S Senator Cory Booker Announces New Podcast

Cory Booker, the U.S senator who hails from New Jersey and just so happens to be a vegan, has launched a new podcast. Booker decided to make the leap into veganism back in 2014 and...

12 Easy Tips to Make Your New Year’s Resolution to Go Vegan Stick

Have you made a New Year's Resolution to go vegan in 2018 but worried you'll fall off the wagon? If this sounds like you, fear not, here are 12 simple steps to help you keep...

Vegan Eateries Drive Rise of Flexitarianism in New Zealand

Back in August, it was reported that the meat industry of New Zealand was facing an uncertain future. Now, that future seems to be looking even more shaky, with the flexitarian lifestyle becoming more...

Independent Calls For UK To Go Vegan And ‘End The Meat & Dairy Industry’

Leading U.K newspaper, The Independent, has featured an opinion piece calling for the UK to end the meat and dairy industry altogether. In response to the recent announcement that all slaughterhouses in England will...