This week’s vegan news: The Golden Globes go vegan, serving a fully vegan menu at the 77th awards ceremony. Vegan actor Joaquin Phoenix thanks the Hollywood Foreign Press for making the connection between climate change and animal agriculture. Vegan musician Moby credits Phoenix as the reason for the ceremony’s menu shift. Brad Pitt is “all for the vegan thing.”

Impossible Foods debuts its Impossible Pork and Impossible Sausage. The latter will be launched exclusively at Burger King. Papa John’s UK introduces 4 new vegan pizzas. Google’s new AI platform Wildlife Insights will aid in the conservation of wildlife. Vegan football club Forest Green Rovers will build the world’s first all-wooden stadium.

Subway UK is now offering vegan meatball marinara subs after a successful trial period. Subway Canada introduces a vegan meatball sub made with Beyond Meat. TV personality Martha Stewart partnered with the chain to announce the launch. Meat Loaf says he would “do anything” for the planet. Even ditching meat once a week.

Did you tune into the Golden Globes? What did you think of the Hollywood Foreign Press’ decision to adopt a vegan menu? We’ll see you again next week for LIVEKINDLY’s weekly vegan news.

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Kat has been writing about veganism, environment, and sustainability for five years. Their interests include over-analyzing the various socioeconomic forms of oppression, how that overlaps with veganism, and how the media in all of its forms reflects the current culture.