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Keele Campus Hosts Virtual Abattoir

Reading Time: 2 minutes Animal Equality, which has a base in London as well as in seven other countries, is taking the latest film in its ground-breaking ‘iAnimal’ seriesto 20 universities across Britain this term – including Keele University. Students and staff will be able to experience life – and death – through the eyes of the world’s most abused animals by […]

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Legendary Dancer Teams Up With PETA To Promote Veganism

Reading Time: 2 minutes Iconic London dancer Sylvie Guillem has teamed up with PETA in a new video revealing how anyone can jump-start the new year by switching to healthy and compassionate vegan meals.  The beautifully shot video shows the retired ballet dancer – who’s been called ‘the greatest dancer of our time’ – stretching, strolling, and candidly explaining why […]

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12-Year-Old Vegan Chef Urges U.K Government To Ditch Meat And Dairy From School Meals

Reading Time: 2 minutes A 12-year-old award-winning vegan chef is calling on the U.K government to remove the requirement for servings of fish, meat, and dairy from the School Food Standards Omari McQueen, CEO and founder of Dipalicious dips as well as author of upcoming Omari McQueen’s Best Bites Cookbook, has joined a number of organizations and individuals – […]

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IN PICTURES: 2017 The Year Veganism Went Mainstream

Reading Time: 15 minutes This year has seen incredible strides forward in the vegan movement – with more people choosing the lifestyle. Large brands have started to sit up and take notice of the increasing demand for plant-based products. The word ‘vegan’ is used more and more in the mainstream media, and animal agriculture is starting to look at […]

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Meat Free Week To Highlight Bowel Cancer Risk

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bowel Cancer Australia will run Meat Free Week for the sixth consecutive year this month – designed as a fund raiser and to encourage consumers to reconsider their dietary choices. Bowel Cancer Australia’s National Community Engagement Manager, Claire Annear said: “By taking part in Meat Free Week we hope people will consider how much meat […]

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Top Designer Jean Paul Gaultier Ditches Fur – Calls It ‘Absolutely Deplorable’

Reading Time: < 1 minute Top designer Jean Paul Gaultier has announced he will ditch fur from all future collections – saying the ways animals are killed for their fur are ‘absolutely deplorable’. Gaultier made the announcement on French television last night, according to vegan charity PETA. He joins Gucci, Versace, Galliano, Armani, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, Vivienne Westwood, and […]

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Iconic British Brand Belstaff Ditches Fur – Joining Growing List Of Designers

Reading Time: < 1 minute Iconic British brand Belstaff has confirmed that it will no fur will appear in its collections or stores from January 2019. Recently appointed CEO Helen Wright announced the news. According to animal rights charity PETA, the decision follows the release of its London Fashion Week poll – ‘which found that 94 percent of brands – […]