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You Should Support World Plant Milk Day This Month – And Here’s Why

Reading Time: 3 minutes Many of the world’s leading plant-based organizations are joining forces on August 22 to support World Plant Milk Day, which is jointly hosted by Plant Based News and international food awareness group ProVeg. Big names including Animal Equality, PETA, Mercy for Animals, Veganuary,Animal Aid, Viva! and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine have all backed […]

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The UK’s First Ever Vegan Total Subway Station Takeover

Reading Time: 3 minutes People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals [PETA] has launched the UK’s first full vegan subway station takeover on New Year’s Eve. The campaign aims to encourage commuters to pledge to help animals, protect the environment, and get healthy by going vegan in 2017. PETA UK is urging people everywhere to show compassion to animals by skipping […]

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Bank Note Controversy Sparks Vegan Debate

Reading Time: 2 minutes After ongoing controversy, The Bank of England have finally decided not to withdraw the £5 note which contains traces of tallow. In fact, they revealed that a £10 banknote that also contains this rendered form of cow fat, will be printed this September too. “Withdrawing £5 polymer banknotes and stopping production of £10 polymer banknotes […]

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Sydney Bus Campaign Urges Consumers To Go Vegan

Reading Time: 2 minutes ‘Why love one and eat the other?’  This is the question Sydneysiders are being asked to consider as they make preparations for their holiday season dinner and beyond. A bus advertising campaign by the Vegan Society of NSW (VSNSW) poses the question alongside an image of a puppy and a baby pig, then encourages people to ‘choose […]

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Entrenched Industries In Panic As Vegan Market Soars

Reading Time: 3 minutes Veganism is taking off in a big way. That’s not an opinion. That’s fact. More people—everywhere—are becoming vegan. Let’s start in the UK. There are now 350% more vegans compared to a decade ago. This is reflected in burgeoning industries in many sectors. Just take the food industry—where plant based product sales are up 1,500%. […]

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VEGAN POWER: Disrupting The Global $90 Billion Meat Market

Reading Time: 7 minutes The global meat industry is facing an unprecedented challenge. People are becoming more conscious about issues around ethics and the environment – and they are starting to change their behavior in droves. Misuse of antibiotics in farming is a ticking time bomb, hurtling us towards a terrifying post-antibiotic era, where even simple infections could kill us. […]

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New Film Showcases The Progress The Vegan Movement Has Made Throughout 2016

Reading Time: 2 minutes Vegan 2016 has recently launched, which showcases the progress veganism has made in the last 12 months, as well as highlighting the challenges this social justice movement faces. The full film can be watched below: ? Featuring: VEGNEWS (many of the article were taken from this news outlet) – EARTHLINGS EXPERIENCE: VEGSOURCE (much […]