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June 23, 2019 2:05 PM

Online Film Slams McDonald's For 'Ghosting' Its Animal Welfare Responsibilities

'Listen, what you're doing is actually torture, it's torture, okay?'

June 23, 2019 12:28 PM

Britain Has Produced More Power From Zero-Carbon Sources Than Fossil Fuels This Year

2019 has been described as a 'key milestone' for the de-carbonization of the energy system

June 23, 2019 11:20 AM

Food Giant Dr. Praeger's Launches Vegan 'Perfect' Burger

'The meat-alternative burger market lacks a tasty, vegan burger that contains a short and simple ingredient list'

June 22, 2019 2:36 PM

Iconic Vegan Duo The Happy Pear Feature On PBN's Latest Podcast

'We're all imperfect humans trying to do our best and I think it doesn't have to be an all or nothing thing'

June 22, 2019 1:09 PM

By Chloe Donates 50% Of Its Vegan Pride Cupcake Sales To Miley Cyrus' LGBTQ Charity

'We are huge fans of Miley...and are honored to be partnering with an organization that is making a difference in the lives of so many LGBTQ youths'

June 22, 2019 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Breaks Women's World Record For Longest Plank

The Canadian fitness enthusiast planked for more than four hours, almost doubling her personal best from 2016

June 19, 2019 10:00 PM

Vegan Billie Eilish Celebrates Meat Free Monday's 10th Birthday

The star joined the likes of Orlando Bloom, Coldplay, and the McCartneys to support the meatless initiative

June 19, 2019 8:42 PM

Farm Worker Pulls Chicken's Head Off - Says 'It Feels Good'

'They are thrown, hit, held up by their wings, and have their necks broken - all while other workers watch on and laugh'

June 19, 2019 7:20 PM

Study Describes Cigarette Butts As 'Worst Contaminant Of Our Oceans' - Not Plastic Straws

It is estimated that more than 60 million cigarette butts have been collected from beaches over 32 years

June 17, 2019 3:46 PM

Russell Brand Explains Why He Went Vegan On Rich Roll's Podcast

'We've been taught freedom is freedom to pursue our desires but true freedom is freedom from our desires'

June 17, 2019 2:37 PM

Beyond Meat To Launch Even 'Meatier' Version Of Its Vegan Patty

The new plant-based patty is said to have a meatier taste and texture, with marbling that 'melts and tenderizes like beef'

June 17, 2019 1:24 PM

Australian Politicians Slammed For Approving Coal Mine Near Great Barrier Reef

The controversial plans have been described as 'bordering on the definition of insanity' by the Australian Conservation Foundation

June 17, 2019 12:25 PM

Restaurant Sales Of Meatless Alternatives Soars By 268%, Report Says

Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat were cited as potential factors in driving the sales of meat-free products

June 17, 2019 10:58 AM

Plant Based Olympian Victoria Pendleton Urges People To Ditch Meat

'We need more people to sit up, take notice, and eat less meat – and we can have a big impact on the Earth's future'

June 16, 2019 1:33 PM

Impossible Foods Describes Plant-Based Fish As A 'High Priority'

The meat-free company says it 'has never been burger-specific' despite the success of its plant-based patty

June 16, 2019 11:56 AM

Pope Francis Addresses Climate Crisis, Warns 'Time Is Running Out'

The Pope states the climate crisis 'threatens the very future of the human family'

June 16, 2019 11:04 AM

Noel Gallagher On Veganism: 'What's The Point?'

'These people would literally have f***ing animals roaming the world'

June 15, 2019 1:24 PM

Nevada Passes Bill Banning Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The bill does however exempt cosmetics imported from China, which under current law require to be tested on animals

June 15, 2019 11:58 AM

Man Sheds 100lb On Plant-Based Diet, Opens Up Vegan Restaurant

After defying doctor's expectations that he 'probably wouldn't live another year', James is now using vegan food to tackle health issues in the black community

June 15, 2019 11:17 AM

Impossible Foods Struggling To Keep Up With 'Scorching Demand'

'A lot of people have been asking for it, people that are vegetarians or vegans. Everybody who lives that lifestyle absolutely loves it'

June 13, 2019 2:21 PM

Kim Kardashian Praised For Recreating Faux-Fur Versions Of Her Favorite Coats

The star has been blasted in the past for wearing animal-skin but is now showing off her new cruelty-free outfits

June 13, 2019 12:43 PM

Papa John's Welcomes Vegan Ben & Jerry's To Its UK Menu

The pizza chain has expanded its plant-based offering with its first dairy-free dessert

June 13, 2019 11:34 AM

Japan Lifts 30-Year Commercial Whaling Ban - Claims It's A 'Cultural And Nutritional Necessity'

The country plans to resume commercial whaling in its own waters as early as July

June 13, 2019 10:55 AM

Researcher Uses Cactus Juice To Make 'Biodegradable Plastic'

The environmentally-friendly alternative to plastic is safe to consume, and takes a week to biodegrade in water

June 13, 2019 9:23 AM

'What The Health' Co-Director Discusses Veganism On Russell Brand's Latest Podcast

The vegan comedian talks to the director about his films, his mission, veganism, and whether What The Health was guilty of 'fact-fudging'

June 12, 2019 10:12 PM

Alec Baldwin Challenges SeaWorld For Using Dolphins As 'Surfboards'

The star accused the company of conducting cruel treatment 'disguised as entertainment'

June 12, 2019 8:55 PM

Canada Pledges To Ban Single-Use Plastic By 2021

'Canadians know first-hand the impacts of plastic pollution and are tired of seeing their beaches, parks, streets, and shorelines littered with plastic waste'

June 12, 2019 7:59 PM

Vegans Shocked To Discover Kellogg's Frosted Wheats Contain Beef Gelatin

The animal-derived ingredient has been blasted for being 'unnecessary and disgusting'

June 9, 2019 3:54 PM

Oatly Considers Plans For UK Factory As Veganism Skyrockets

'We're planning for more factories and we're looking at the UK because it's such a big market for us'

June 9, 2019 2:39 PM

Vegan Brand Launches Palm-Oil Free Cakes In Major UK Retailer

The vegan-certified products are 'inspired by a younger generation being underwhelmed by the same old brands'

June 9, 2019 1:32 PM

Animal Activists March Through Paris Calling For Closure Of All Abattoirs

'We are here to say that it's not because an individual is different from us that it has less value'

June 9, 2019 11:54 AM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Celebrities Wearing Fur

The Made In Chelsea Star has taken to social media to blast celebs seemingly against animal-cruelty for wearing fur

June 9, 2019 11:25 AM

London Becomes World's First City To Open Vegan Jewish Center

The vegan facility aims to service the 'ever-increasing demand for and interest in Jewish veganism'

June 8, 2019 3:37 PM

Vegan Cake Brand Now Available In Sainsbury's And Waitrose

The plant-based range of mini cakes hit the shelves at the beginning of this month

June 8, 2019 2:49 PM

Vegans Should Be 'Legally Exempt From Work Tea Rounds' - Says Lawyer

'If you were Jewish or Muslim and told to get a round of bacon sandwiches in, no one would bat an eyelid if you refused'

June 8, 2019 1:36 PM

Major Vegan Food Chain To Donate Percentage Of Its Sales To Ocean Cleanup

The plant-based eatery says ocean cleanups are 'vital to the survival of the planet and its inhabitants'

June 8, 2019 12:15 PM

African Swine Fever Spreads Through Asia - Millions Of Pigs Culled

'This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we've ever had on the planet...and we have no way to stop it from spreading'

June 8, 2019 11:14 AM

Award Winning Documentary For The Birds Screens In LA

The story of Kathy and her 200 pet birds is showing in Laemmle Monica Film Center for a week

June 6, 2019 11:19 AM

Sainsbury's To Become First UK Supermarket To Ditch Plastic Bags For Loose Fruit And Veg Nationwide

The supermarket chain has doubled its efforts to cut plastic by aiming to remove a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year

June 6, 2019 10:40 AM

Cruelty-Free Giant Lush Debuts New Range Of Vegan Makeup Brushes

The beauty brand has expanded its vegan range with its latest collection of synthetic makeup brushes

June 6, 2019 8:51 AM

Vegan Lewis Hamilton Slams 'Barbaric' Slaughter Of Whales And Dolphins

The world-class athlete and animal lover has spoken up against animal cruelty once again on social media

June 1, 2019 9:11 PM

Activists Occupy Democratic Party Convention - Call Out Bernie Sanders For 'Supporting' Factory Farms

'Progressive candidates should be advocating for vulnerable populations, not abusive corporations'

June 1, 2019 7:59 PM

Footwear Company Ditches Leather To Produce Vegan Sneakers Using Reclaimed Ocean Plastic

In a 'turning point' for the brand, Duuo has launched its first ever vegan collection

June 1, 2019 6:55 PM

Vegan Campaigner Urges Schools To Have One Plant-Based Day A Week

The vegan parent wants to introduce plant-based meals into schools so children 'can make independent, conscious decisions'

May 31, 2019 8:14 PM

Plant-Based Impossible Whopper Raises Burger King's Traffic By 18%

The plant-based burger 'continues to drive new traffic' to the fast-food chain

May 31, 2019 6:59 PM

Kim Kardashian Praises 'Plant-Based Life' On Social Media

The reality TV star has posted about plant-based food again to her 140 million followers

May 31, 2019 5:39 PM

Beyond Burgers Sell Out 'Immediately' At German Lidl Stores, Causes Surge In Company's Shares

The well sought-after vegan patty was reportedly selling out across the country the same day it hit the shelves

May 31, 2019 4:27 PM

Vegan Meat Brand Fry's Makes US Grocery Debut In Lazy Acres

The South African meat alternative specialist will begin selling its products in the organic grocery chain this summer

May 30, 2019 9:36 PM

KFC Considering Plant-Based Options In US, Says Chicken Isn't 'The Big Trend Right Now'

The world's second-largest restaurant chain has announced it's meeting with major suppliers of plant-based proteins to 'understand the market and where it's headed'

May 30, 2019 8:18 PM

Sainsbury's Celebrates World Meat Free Week With Plant-Based Pop-Up Butchers

'Our Meat-Free Butchers has been launched to encourage people to get up close to the products, try what they like and take home some valuable cooking advice'

May 30, 2019 7:01 PM

World's Largest Animal Rights Gathering To Take Place This Summer

'Our multilayered program informs and inspires newcomers, trains and empowers activists, and strengthens the animal rights movement'

May 27, 2019 10:53 PM

Food Giant Alpro Debuts Range Of Low-Calorie Vegan Ice-Creams

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with three new dairy-free ice-creams

May 27, 2019 9:13 PM

Global Footwear And Accessories Company Turns Fully Vegan

'While we are happy with this most recent step within our journey towards a better future, we also recognize that we still have work to do and are working on exciting sustainability initiatives to come later this year'

May 27, 2019 7:52 PM

25 Celebrities Feature In TV Ad Urging McDonald's To 'Stop This Cruelty'

'McDonald's, you have the power to make a difference. You have the responsibility to act'

May 27, 2019 6:42 PM

Plant-Based Meat Market Worth $27.9 Billion By 2025, Report Says

The market is estimated to skyrocket at a projected growth of 15 percent annually

May 26, 2019 9:49 PM

More Than 100 Exotic Animals To Be Rescued From 'Neglect and Cruelty' At Roadside Zoo

'Some of the animals were showing signs of significant psychological distress including compulsive, constant pacing'

May 26, 2019 8:23 PM

US Nutrition Experts Slam Belgian Doctors Over 'Misleading' Report On Vegan Diets

The controversial report has been heavily criticized for being 'erroneous and misleading'

May 26, 2019 6:49 PM

Little Caesars Trials Impossible's Plant-Based Sausage

CEO of the third biggest pizza chain in the US has said plant-based meats are 'here to stay'

May 24, 2019 9:16 PM

Simon Cowell Loses 20lb While Adopting A Vegan Diet

The celebrity claims he's resisted the craving for pizza and feels 'much better' since changing his eating habits

May 24, 2019 7:47 PM

Mediterranean Olive Harvest Kills Millions Of Songbirds Annually, Researchers Warn

Researchers are urging authorities to stop the nocturnal harvest before more birds are 'vacuumed' to death

May 24, 2019 7:11 PM

Wagamama Debuts Vegan 'Mini' Dishes For Kids

Following the success of its vegan range, the chain is expanding its plant-based offerings

May 23, 2019 9:53 PM

Firefighter Takes Legal Action After Bosses 'Refuse To Provide Appropriate Vegan Food'

'Sometimes, they served me food with meat and dairy products, which I couldn't eat. Other days, they had no vegan food at all to serve me'

May 23, 2019 8:28 PM

Vegan Mince Made From Sunflower Protein To Launch In UK

The plant-based alternative to mincemeat has landed a deal with a major UK retailer

May 23, 2019 7:01 PM

London's 'Zoo Nights' Slammed For 'Blatant Animal Cruelty'

Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'

May 22, 2019 10:13 PM

Morrisons Welcomes Vegan BBQ Jackfruit Pizza To Its Stores

The supermarket chain has expanded its plant-based offerings following the launch of its vegan ready-meal range

May 22, 2019 8:45 PM

Well-Being Of School Staff 'Dramatically Improving' Through Plant-Based Eating And Mindfulness Program

TeachStrong has created a three-month program it claims is 'essential for any school who want their staff to feel happier and healthier'

May 22, 2019 7:12 PM

Game Of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn Joins VeganNation's Advisory Board

The vegan actor and animal-rights activist said the company 'makes vegan lives simpler, more economical, and better for the Earth'

May 17, 2019 8:38 PM

Marks & Spencer Expands Its Plant Kitchen Range With Vegan Dessert Pots

The high-end retailer says it's making its plant-based range 'even sweeter' with its latest release

May 17, 2019 7:41 PM

Performing Baby Elephant Dies After Campaign For His Freedom Went Viral

The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'

May 17, 2019 6:32 PM

Romesh Ranganathan: 'People Hate Vegans Because They Know It's The Right Choice'

'Veganism has been shown to be like, one of the two best things you can do to save the planet. So why are you annoyed at me?'

May 16, 2019 9:34 PM

Parents Raising Children Vegan Should Be Prosecuted, Claim Belgian Doctors

A professor says vegan parenting qualifies as 'non-assistance to a person in danger' - a criminal offense that carries a prison sentence of up to two years

May 16, 2019 7:59 PM

Greta Thunberg On The Cover Of TIME: 'Now I Am Speaking to the Whole World'

The prolific climate-activist has been dubbed as one of the 'next generation leaders'

May 16, 2019 6:40 PM

Petition To Stop EU's Veggie 'Burger' Ban Exceeds 19,000 Signatures

The proposed rules have been described as an 'unnecessary and patronizing restriction which will stifle positive change'

May 15, 2019 9:54 PM

Leading World Companies Vow To Prevent 10 Million Metric Tons of Global Plastic Waste

'Addressing the plastic problem in our oceans, rivers, and land is everyone's responsibility – including the companies that use much of the plastic in the world today'

May 15, 2019 9:00 PM

Beyond Meat Shares Soar After Tim Hortons Trials Its Vegan Sausage

It has been reported the company's shares increased by 'as much as 16%' and reached an 'all-time high of $93'

May 15, 2019 8:33 PM

Tesco Introduces Vegan Wine To Its Finest Range

The new collection includes an English White, a Mosel Riesling, a South African Cinsault, and a Chablis. It is priced between £7- £12

May 14, 2019 8:50 PM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Martin Clunes For Riding An Elephant

The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free

May 14, 2019 6:58 PM

Vegan Brand Debuts 'Climate Positive' Sneaker Collection

'We wanted to create a company that not only delivered the perfect silhouette but also pushed the boundaries of how sustainable brands can help the planet'

May 14, 2019 5:27 PM

CO2 Levels Soar To Highest In Human Existence

'This increase is just not sustainable in terms of energy use and in terms of what we are doing to the planet'

May 12, 2019 9:06 PM

Chick-Fil-A Is 'Looking At' Developing A Vegan Option

The food giant has hinted at launching 'some kind of alternative protein on a sandwich' to its menu

May 12, 2019 7:48 PM

Macklemore Hasn't Eaten Meat for 30 Days, Says He's 'In It For The Long Haul'

The celebrity rapper says he 'feels the same' since changing his eating habits

May 12, 2019 7:07 PM

Activists Urge Ukraine To Stop Animal Circuses After Lion Attacks Trainer

'It's time for countries without bans in place to step up and stop animals and people being put in harm's way'

May 8, 2019 6:37 PM

Bernie Sanders Slams Factory Farming For Its Environmental Impact

The American politician has described factory farms as a threat 'to the water we drink and the air we breathe'

May 8, 2019 5:30 PM

Man Admits Secretly Giving His Vegan Girlfriend Dairy Caused Her Acne To Return

'I thought I would prove to her that the whole 'dairy gives me acne' thing is in her head'

May 8, 2019 4:24 PM

Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Show Off Customized Vegan Leather Shoes At Met Gala

The celebrity couple has been praised for being 'dressed (compassionately) to impress.'

May 7, 2019 8:26 PM

Capri Cracks Down On Single-Use Plastic With New Ban

Tourists bringing non-recyclable plastic on to the island could face a €500 ($559) fine

May 7, 2019 7:02 PM

Seafood Boss Slams Vegan Tuna As 'A Slap In The Face'

Plant-based fish alternatives have been accused of being on the verge of 'false and misleading'

May 7, 2019 5:48 PM

Frankie & Benny's To Expand Its Vegan Offerings

The American-Italian-inspired chain's new plant-based items include a 'No-Cheesecake' and Vegan Scrambled Eggs

May 6, 2019 9:14 PM

OPINION: How Vegan Activism Can Backfire On The Working Class

'If we want to overthrow capitalism, it can't be at the expense of those suffering under it'

May 6, 2019 8:46 PM

California 'Lab-Gag' Bill Pulled From Consideration

The state has removed the proposal that would allow animal tests conducted in public universities to be 'concealed'

May 6, 2019 7:10 PM

UK Parliament Passes Motion To Declare Climate Emergency

'We have no time to waste. We're living in a climate crisis that will spiral dangerously out of control unless we take rapid and dramatic action now'

May 5, 2019 2:36 PM

Vegan Russell Brand 'Nudged' Back Into Veganism By Meat And Dairy Lobbyists

The celebrity comedian has taken to social media to explain his return to the vegan movement.

May 5, 2019 1:46 PM

11.8 Million Pounds Of Chicken Strips Recalled Due To Risk Of Containing Metal Pieces

The recall has expanded from 69,000 pounds of potentially contaminated meat to nearly 12 million pounds following a series of complaints

May 5, 2019 11:35 AM

Dunkin' CEO Looking Into Plant-Based Proteins

The multinational chain says a meatless offering will be 'up on the menu here shortly'

May 4, 2019 2:04 PM

Irish Service Station Applegreen Launches Vegan Sausage Roll

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with a 'tasty' new product

May 4, 2019 12:38 PM

Beaten Calves Transported From Ireland To Europe In 'Terrible Conditions'

Undercover footage shows calves receiving 'multiple blows' to head from workers using sticks

May 4, 2019 11:30 AM

Lewis Hamilton 'Healthier And Happier' Than Ever On A Vegan Diet

The celebrity racing-driver has also credited his muscle gain to eating plant-based protein

May 3, 2019 10:00 PM

IKEA Is Developing New Plant-Based Meatballs

The Swedish company says its seen a 'growing demand' for 'more sustainable food options'

May 3, 2019 8:44 PM

KFC Is 'Working On' A Vegan Chicken Burger

The fried-chicken eatery's plant-based burger has been described as a 'brilliant product'

May 3, 2019 7:21 PM

Earthling Ed Attends Google's Head Office To Talk About Veganism

The popular animal-activist has been described as a 'force to be reckoned with'

June 23, 2019 2:05 PM

Online Film Slams McDonald's For 'Ghosting' Its Animal Welfare Responsibilities

'Listen, what you're doing is actually torture, it's torture, okay?'

June 23, 2019 12:28 PM

Britain Has Produced More Power From Zero-Carbon Sources Than Fossil Fuels This Year

2019 has been described as a 'key milestone' for the de-carbonization of the energy system

June 23, 2019 11:20 AM

Food Giant Dr. Praeger's Launches Vegan 'Perfect' Burger

'The meat-alternative burger market lacks a tasty, vegan burger that contains a short and simple ingredient list'

June 22, 2019 2:36 PM

Iconic Vegan Duo The Happy Pear Feature On PBN's Latest Podcast

'We're all imperfect humans trying to do our best and I think it doesn't have to be an all or nothing thing'

June 22, 2019 1:09 PM

By Chloe Donates 50% Of Its Vegan Pride Cupcake Sales To Miley Cyrus' LGBTQ Charity

'We are huge fans of Miley...and are honored to be partnering with an organization that is making a difference in the lives of so many LGBTQ youths'

June 22, 2019 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Breaks Women's World Record For Longest Plank

The Canadian fitness enthusiast planked for more than four hours, almost doubling her personal best from 2016

June 19, 2019 10:00 PM

Vegan Billie Eilish Celebrates Meat Free Monday's 10th Birthday

The star joined the likes of Orlando Bloom, Coldplay, and the McCartneys to support the meatless initiative

June 19, 2019 8:42 PM

Farm Worker Pulls Chicken's Head Off - Says 'It Feels Good'

'They are thrown, hit, held up by their wings, and have their necks broken - all while other workers watch on and laugh'

June 19, 2019 7:20 PM

Study Describes Cigarette Butts As 'Worst Contaminant Of Our Oceans' - Not Plastic Straws

It is estimated that more than 60 million cigarette butts have been collected from beaches over 32 years

June 17, 2019 3:46 PM

Russell Brand Explains Why He Went Vegan On Rich Roll's Podcast

'We've been taught freedom is freedom to pursue our desires but true freedom is freedom from our desires'

June 17, 2019 2:37 PM

Beyond Meat To Launch Even 'Meatier' Version Of Its Vegan Patty

The new plant-based patty is said to have a meatier taste and texture, with marbling that 'melts and tenderizes like beef'

June 17, 2019 1:24 PM

Australian Politicians Slammed For Approving Coal Mine Near Great Barrier Reef

The controversial plans have been described as 'bordering on the definition of insanity' by the Australian Conservation Foundation

June 17, 2019 12:25 PM

Restaurant Sales Of Meatless Alternatives Soars By 268%, Report Says

Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat were cited as potential factors in driving the sales of meat-free products

June 17, 2019 10:58 AM

Plant Based Olympian Victoria Pendleton Urges People To Ditch Meat

'We need more people to sit up, take notice, and eat less meat – and we can have a big impact on the Earth's future'

June 16, 2019 1:33 PM

Impossible Foods Describes Plant-Based Fish As A 'High Priority'

The meat-free company says it 'has never been burger-specific' despite the success of its plant-based patty

June 16, 2019 11:56 AM

Pope Francis Addresses Climate Crisis, Warns 'Time Is Running Out'

The Pope states the climate crisis 'threatens the very future of the human family'

June 16, 2019 11:04 AM

Noel Gallagher On Veganism: 'What's The Point?'

'These people would literally have f***ing animals roaming the world'

June 15, 2019 1:24 PM

Nevada Passes Bill Banning Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The bill does however exempt cosmetics imported from China, which under current law require to be tested on animals

June 15, 2019 11:58 AM

Man Sheds 100lb On Plant-Based Diet, Opens Up Vegan Restaurant

After defying doctor's expectations that he 'probably wouldn't live another year', James is now using vegan food to tackle health issues in the black community

June 15, 2019 11:17 AM

Impossible Foods Struggling To Keep Up With 'Scorching Demand'

'A lot of people have been asking for it, people that are vegetarians or vegans. Everybody who lives that lifestyle absolutely loves it'

June 13, 2019 2:21 PM

Kim Kardashian Praised For Recreating Faux-Fur Versions Of Her Favorite Coats

The star has been blasted in the past for wearing animal-skin but is now showing off her new cruelty-free outfits

June 13, 2019 12:43 PM

Papa John's Welcomes Vegan Ben & Jerry's To Its UK Menu

The pizza chain has expanded its plant-based offering with its first dairy-free dessert

June 13, 2019 11:34 AM

Japan Lifts 30-Year Commercial Whaling Ban - Claims It's A 'Cultural And Nutritional Necessity'

The country plans to resume commercial whaling in its own waters as early as July

June 13, 2019 10:55 AM

Researcher Uses Cactus Juice To Make 'Biodegradable Plastic'

The environmentally-friendly alternative to plastic is safe to consume, and takes a week to biodegrade in water

June 13, 2019 9:23 AM

'What The Health' Co-Director Discusses Veganism On Russell Brand's Latest Podcast

The vegan comedian talks to the director about his films, his mission, veganism, and whether What The Health was guilty of 'fact-fudging'

June 12, 2019 10:12 PM

Alec Baldwin Challenges SeaWorld For Using Dolphins As 'Surfboards'

The star accused the company of conducting cruel treatment 'disguised as entertainment'

June 12, 2019 8:55 PM

Canada Pledges To Ban Single-Use Plastic By 2021

'Canadians know first-hand the impacts of plastic pollution and are tired of seeing their beaches, parks, streets, and shorelines littered with plastic waste'

June 12, 2019 7:59 PM

Vegans Shocked To Discover Kellogg's Frosted Wheats Contain Beef Gelatin

The animal-derived ingredient has been blasted for being 'unnecessary and disgusting'

June 9, 2019 3:54 PM

Oatly Considers Plans For UK Factory As Veganism Skyrockets

'We're planning for more factories and we're looking at the UK because it's such a big market for us'

June 9, 2019 2:39 PM

Vegan Brand Launches Palm-Oil Free Cakes In Major UK Retailer

The vegan-certified products are 'inspired by a younger generation being underwhelmed by the same old brands'

June 9, 2019 1:32 PM

Animal Activists March Through Paris Calling For Closure Of All Abattoirs

'We are here to say that it's not because an individual is different from us that it has less value'

June 9, 2019 11:54 AM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Celebrities Wearing Fur

The Made In Chelsea Star has taken to social media to blast celebs seemingly against animal-cruelty for wearing fur

June 9, 2019 11:25 AM

London Becomes World's First City To Open Vegan Jewish Center

The vegan facility aims to service the 'ever-increasing demand for and interest in Jewish veganism'

June 8, 2019 3:37 PM

Vegan Cake Brand Now Available In Sainsbury's And Waitrose

The plant-based range of mini cakes hit the shelves at the beginning of this month

June 8, 2019 2:49 PM

Vegans Should Be 'Legally Exempt From Work Tea Rounds' - Says Lawyer

'If you were Jewish or Muslim and told to get a round of bacon sandwiches in, no one would bat an eyelid if you refused'

June 8, 2019 1:36 PM

Major Vegan Food Chain To Donate Percentage Of Its Sales To Ocean Cleanup

The plant-based eatery says ocean cleanups are 'vital to the survival of the planet and its inhabitants'

June 8, 2019 12:15 PM

African Swine Fever Spreads Through Asia - Millions Of Pigs Culled

'This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we've ever had on the planet...and we have no way to stop it from spreading'

June 8, 2019 11:14 AM

Award Winning Documentary For The Birds Screens In LA

The story of Kathy and her 200 pet birds is showing in Laemmle Monica Film Center for a week

June 6, 2019 11:19 AM

Sainsbury's To Become First UK Supermarket To Ditch Plastic Bags For Loose Fruit And Veg Nationwide

The supermarket chain has doubled its efforts to cut plastic by aiming to remove a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year

June 6, 2019 10:40 AM

Cruelty-Free Giant Lush Debuts New Range Of Vegan Makeup Brushes

The beauty brand has expanded its vegan range with its latest collection of synthetic makeup brushes

June 6, 2019 8:51 AM

Vegan Lewis Hamilton Slams 'Barbaric' Slaughter Of Whales And Dolphins

The world-class athlete and animal lover has spoken up against animal cruelty once again on social media

June 1, 2019 9:11 PM

Activists Occupy Democratic Party Convention - Call Out Bernie Sanders For 'Supporting' Factory Farms

'Progressive candidates should be advocating for vulnerable populations, not abusive corporations'

June 1, 2019 7:59 PM

Footwear Company Ditches Leather To Produce Vegan Sneakers Using Reclaimed Ocean Plastic

In a 'turning point' for the brand, Duuo has launched its first ever vegan collection

June 1, 2019 6:55 PM

Vegan Campaigner Urges Schools To Have One Plant-Based Day A Week

The vegan parent wants to introduce plant-based meals into schools so children 'can make independent, conscious decisions'

May 31, 2019 8:14 PM

Plant-Based Impossible Whopper Raises Burger King's Traffic By 18%

The plant-based burger 'continues to drive new traffic' to the fast-food chain

May 31, 2019 6:59 PM

Kim Kardashian Praises 'Plant-Based Life' On Social Media

The reality TV star has posted about plant-based food again to her 140 million followers

May 31, 2019 5:39 PM

Beyond Burgers Sell Out 'Immediately' At German Lidl Stores, Causes Surge In Company's Shares

The well sought-after vegan patty was reportedly selling out across the country the same day it hit the shelves

May 31, 2019 4:27 PM

Vegan Meat Brand Fry's Makes US Grocery Debut In Lazy Acres

The South African meat alternative specialist will begin selling its products in the organic grocery chain this summer

May 30, 2019 9:36 PM

KFC Considering Plant-Based Options In US, Says Chicken Isn't 'The Big Trend Right Now'

The world's second-largest restaurant chain has announced it's meeting with major suppliers of plant-based proteins to 'understand the market and where it's headed'

May 30, 2019 8:18 PM

Sainsbury's Celebrates World Meat Free Week With Plant-Based Pop-Up Butchers

'Our Meat-Free Butchers has been launched to encourage people to get up close to the products, try what they like and take home some valuable cooking advice'

May 30, 2019 7:01 PM

World's Largest Animal Rights Gathering To Take Place This Summer

'Our multilayered program informs and inspires newcomers, trains and empowers activists, and strengthens the animal rights movement'

May 27, 2019 10:53 PM

Food Giant Alpro Debuts Range Of Low-Calorie Vegan Ice-Creams

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with three new dairy-free ice-creams

May 27, 2019 9:13 PM

Global Footwear And Accessories Company Turns Fully Vegan

'While we are happy with this most recent step within our journey towards a better future, we also recognize that we still have work to do and are working on exciting sustainability initiatives to come later this year'

May 27, 2019 7:52 PM

25 Celebrities Feature In TV Ad Urging McDonald's To 'Stop This Cruelty'

'McDonald's, you have the power to make a difference. You have the responsibility to act'

May 27, 2019 6:42 PM

Plant-Based Meat Market Worth $27.9 Billion By 2025, Report Says

The market is estimated to skyrocket at a projected growth of 15 percent annually

May 26, 2019 9:49 PM

More Than 100 Exotic Animals To Be Rescued From 'Neglect and Cruelty' At Roadside Zoo

'Some of the animals were showing signs of significant psychological distress including compulsive, constant pacing'

May 26, 2019 8:23 PM

US Nutrition Experts Slam Belgian Doctors Over 'Misleading' Report On Vegan Diets

The controversial report has been heavily criticized for being 'erroneous and misleading'

May 26, 2019 6:49 PM

Little Caesars Trials Impossible's Plant-Based Sausage

CEO of the third biggest pizza chain in the US has said plant-based meats are 'here to stay'

May 24, 2019 9:16 PM

Simon Cowell Loses 20lb While Adopting A Vegan Diet

The celebrity claims he's resisted the craving for pizza and feels 'much better' since changing his eating habits

May 24, 2019 7:47 PM

Mediterranean Olive Harvest Kills Millions Of Songbirds Annually, Researchers Warn

Researchers are urging authorities to stop the nocturnal harvest before more birds are 'vacuumed' to death

May 24, 2019 7:11 PM

Wagamama Debuts Vegan 'Mini' Dishes For Kids

Following the success of its vegan range, the chain is expanding its plant-based offerings

May 23, 2019 9:53 PM

Firefighter Takes Legal Action After Bosses 'Refuse To Provide Appropriate Vegan Food'

'Sometimes, they served me food with meat and dairy products, which I couldn't eat. Other days, they had no vegan food at all to serve me'

May 23, 2019 8:28 PM

Vegan Mince Made From Sunflower Protein To Launch In UK

The plant-based alternative to mincemeat has landed a deal with a major UK retailer

May 23, 2019 7:01 PM

London's 'Zoo Nights' Slammed For 'Blatant Animal Cruelty'

Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'

May 22, 2019 10:13 PM

Morrisons Welcomes Vegan BBQ Jackfruit Pizza To Its Stores

The supermarket chain has expanded its plant-based offerings following the launch of its vegan ready-meal range

May 22, 2019 8:45 PM

Well-Being Of School Staff 'Dramatically Improving' Through Plant-Based Eating And Mindfulness Program

TeachStrong has created a three-month program it claims is 'essential for any school who want their staff to feel happier and healthier'

May 22, 2019 7:12 PM

Game Of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn Joins VeganNation's Advisory Board

The vegan actor and animal-rights activist said the company 'makes vegan lives simpler, more economical, and better for the Earth'

May 17, 2019 8:38 PM

Marks & Spencer Expands Its Plant Kitchen Range With Vegan Dessert Pots

The high-end retailer says it's making its plant-based range 'even sweeter' with its latest release

May 17, 2019 7:41 PM

Performing Baby Elephant Dies After Campaign For His Freedom Went Viral

The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'

May 17, 2019 6:32 PM

Romesh Ranganathan: 'People Hate Vegans Because They Know It's The Right Choice'

'Veganism has been shown to be like, one of the two best things you can do to save the planet. So why are you annoyed at me?'

May 16, 2019 9:34 PM

Parents Raising Children Vegan Should Be Prosecuted, Claim Belgian Doctors

A professor says vegan parenting qualifies as 'non-assistance to a person in danger' - a criminal offense that carries a prison sentence of up to two years

May 16, 2019 7:59 PM

Greta Thunberg On The Cover Of TIME: 'Now I Am Speaking to the Whole World'

The prolific climate-activist has been dubbed as one of the 'next generation leaders'

May 16, 2019 6:40 PM

Petition To Stop EU's Veggie 'Burger' Ban Exceeds 19,000 Signatures

The proposed rules have been described as an 'unnecessary and patronizing restriction which will stifle positive change'

May 15, 2019 9:54 PM

Leading World Companies Vow To Prevent 10 Million Metric Tons of Global Plastic Waste

'Addressing the plastic problem in our oceans, rivers, and land is everyone's responsibility – including the companies that use much of the plastic in the world today'

May 15, 2019 9:00 PM

Beyond Meat Shares Soar After Tim Hortons Trials Its Vegan Sausage

It has been reported the company's shares increased by 'as much as 16%' and reached an 'all-time high of $93'

May 15, 2019 8:33 PM

Tesco Introduces Vegan Wine To Its Finest Range

The new collection includes an English White, a Mosel Riesling, a South African Cinsault, and a Chablis. It is priced between £7- £12

May 14, 2019 8:50 PM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Martin Clunes For Riding An Elephant

The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free

May 14, 2019 6:58 PM

Vegan Brand Debuts 'Climate Positive' Sneaker Collection

'We wanted to create a company that not only delivered the perfect silhouette but also pushed the boundaries of how sustainable brands can help the planet'

May 14, 2019 5:27 PM

CO2 Levels Soar To Highest In Human Existence

'This increase is just not sustainable in terms of energy use and in terms of what we are doing to the planet'

May 12, 2019 9:06 PM

Chick-Fil-A Is 'Looking At' Developing A Vegan Option

The food giant has hinted at launching 'some kind of alternative protein on a sandwich' to its menu

May 12, 2019 7:48 PM

Macklemore Hasn't Eaten Meat for 30 Days, Says He's 'In It For The Long Haul'

The celebrity rapper says he 'feels the same' since changing his eating habits

May 12, 2019 7:07 PM

Activists Urge Ukraine To Stop Animal Circuses After Lion Attacks Trainer

'It's time for countries without bans in place to step up and stop animals and people being put in harm's way'

May 8, 2019 6:37 PM

Bernie Sanders Slams Factory Farming For Its Environmental Impact

The American politician has described factory farms as a threat 'to the water we drink and the air we breathe'

May 8, 2019 5:30 PM

Man Admits Secretly Giving His Vegan Girlfriend Dairy Caused Her Acne To Return

'I thought I would prove to her that the whole 'dairy gives me acne' thing is in her head'

May 8, 2019 4:24 PM

Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Show Off Customized Vegan Leather Shoes At Met Gala

The celebrity couple has been praised for being 'dressed (compassionately) to impress.'

May 7, 2019 8:26 PM

Capri Cracks Down On Single-Use Plastic With New Ban

Tourists bringing non-recyclable plastic on to the island could face a €500 ($559) fine

May 7, 2019 7:02 PM

Seafood Boss Slams Vegan Tuna As 'A Slap In The Face'

Plant-based fish alternatives have been accused of being on the verge of 'false and misleading'

May 7, 2019 5:48 PM

Frankie & Benny's To Expand Its Vegan Offerings

The American-Italian-inspired chain's new plant-based items include a 'No-Cheesecake' and Vegan Scrambled Eggs

May 6, 2019 9:14 PM

OPINION: How Vegan Activism Can Backfire On The Working Class

'If we want to overthrow capitalism, it can't be at the expense of those suffering under it'

May 6, 2019 8:46 PM

California 'Lab-Gag' Bill Pulled From Consideration

The state has removed the proposal that would allow animal tests conducted in public universities to be 'concealed'

May 6, 2019 7:10 PM

UK Parliament Passes Motion To Declare Climate Emergency

'We have no time to waste. We're living in a climate crisis that will spiral dangerously out of control unless we take rapid and dramatic action now'

May 5, 2019 2:36 PM

Vegan Russell Brand 'Nudged' Back Into Veganism By Meat And Dairy Lobbyists

The celebrity comedian has taken to social media to explain his return to the vegan movement.

May 5, 2019 1:46 PM

11.8 Million Pounds Of Chicken Strips Recalled Due To Risk Of Containing Metal Pieces

The recall has expanded from 69,000 pounds of potentially contaminated meat to nearly 12 million pounds following a series of complaints

May 5, 2019 11:35 AM

Dunkin' CEO Looking Into Plant-Based Proteins

The multinational chain says a meatless offering will be 'up on the menu here shortly'

May 4, 2019 2:04 PM

Irish Service Station Applegreen Launches Vegan Sausage Roll

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with a 'tasty' new product

May 4, 2019 12:38 PM

Beaten Calves Transported From Ireland To Europe In 'Terrible Conditions'

Undercover footage shows calves receiving 'multiple blows' to head from workers using sticks

May 4, 2019 11:30 AM

Lewis Hamilton 'Healthier And Happier' Than Ever On A Vegan Diet

The celebrity racing-driver has also credited his muscle gain to eating plant-based protein

May 3, 2019 10:00 PM

IKEA Is Developing New Plant-Based Meatballs

The Swedish company says its seen a 'growing demand' for 'more sustainable food options'

May 3, 2019 8:44 PM

KFC Is 'Working On' A Vegan Chicken Burger

The fried-chicken eatery's plant-based burger has been described as a 'brilliant product'

May 3, 2019 7:21 PM

Earthling Ed Attends Google's Head Office To Talk About Veganism

The popular animal-activist has been described as a 'force to be reckoned with'

June 23, 2019 2:05 PM

Online Film Slams McDonald's For 'Ghosting' Its Animal Welfare Responsibilities

'Listen, what you're doing is actually torture, it's torture, okay?'

June 23, 2019 12:28 PM

Britain Has Produced More Power From Zero-Carbon Sources Than Fossil Fuels This Year

2019 has been described as a 'key milestone' for the de-carbonization of the energy system

June 23, 2019 11:20 AM

Food Giant Dr. Praeger's Launches Vegan 'Perfect' Burger

'The meat-alternative burger market lacks a tasty, vegan burger that contains a short and simple ingredient list'

June 22, 2019 2:36 PM

Iconic Vegan Duo The Happy Pear Feature On PBN's Latest Podcast

'We're all imperfect humans trying to do our best and I think it doesn't have to be an all or nothing thing'

June 22, 2019 1:09 PM

By Chloe Donates 50% Of Its Vegan Pride Cupcake Sales To Miley Cyrus' LGBTQ Charity

'We are huge fans of Miley...and are honored to be partnering with an organization that is making a difference in the lives of so many LGBTQ youths'

June 22, 2019 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Breaks Women's World Record For Longest Plank

The Canadian fitness enthusiast planked for more than four hours, almost doubling her personal best from 2016

June 19, 2019 10:00 PM

Vegan Billie Eilish Celebrates Meat Free Monday's 10th Birthday

The star joined the likes of Orlando Bloom, Coldplay, and the McCartneys to support the meatless initiative

June 19, 2019 8:42 PM

Farm Worker Pulls Chicken's Head Off - Says 'It Feels Good'

'They are thrown, hit, held up by their wings, and have their necks broken - all while other workers watch on and laugh'

June 19, 2019 7:20 PM

Study Describes Cigarette Butts As 'Worst Contaminant Of Our Oceans' - Not Plastic Straws

It is estimated that more than 60 million cigarette butts have been collected from beaches over 32 years

June 17, 2019 3:46 PM

Russell Brand Explains Why He Went Vegan On Rich Roll's Podcast

'We've been taught freedom is freedom to pursue our desires but true freedom is freedom from our desires'

June 17, 2019 2:37 PM

Beyond Meat To Launch Even 'Meatier' Version Of Its Vegan Patty

The new plant-based patty is said to have a meatier taste and texture, with marbling that 'melts and tenderizes like beef'

June 17, 2019 1:24 PM

Australian Politicians Slammed For Approving Coal Mine Near Great Barrier Reef

The controversial plans have been described as 'bordering on the definition of insanity' by the Australian Conservation Foundation

June 17, 2019 12:25 PM

Restaurant Sales Of Meatless Alternatives Soars By 268%, Report Says

Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat were cited as potential factors in driving the sales of meat-free products

June 17, 2019 10:58 AM

Plant Based Olympian Victoria Pendleton Urges People To Ditch Meat

'We need more people to sit up, take notice, and eat less meat – and we can have a big impact on the Earth's future'

June 16, 2019 1:33 PM

Impossible Foods Describes Plant-Based Fish As A 'High Priority'

The meat-free company says it 'has never been burger-specific' despite the success of its plant-based patty

June 16, 2019 11:56 AM

Pope Francis Addresses Climate Crisis, Warns 'Time Is Running Out'

The Pope states the climate crisis 'threatens the very future of the human family'

June 16, 2019 11:04 AM

Noel Gallagher On Veganism: 'What's The Point?'

'These people would literally have f***ing animals roaming the world'

June 15, 2019 1:24 PM

Nevada Passes Bill Banning Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The bill does however exempt cosmetics imported from China, which under current law require to be tested on animals

June 15, 2019 11:58 AM

Man Sheds 100lb On Plant-Based Diet, Opens Up Vegan Restaurant

After defying doctor's expectations that he 'probably wouldn't live another year', James is now using vegan food to tackle health issues in the black community

June 15, 2019 11:17 AM

Impossible Foods Struggling To Keep Up With 'Scorching Demand'

'A lot of people have been asking for it, people that are vegetarians or vegans. Everybody who lives that lifestyle absolutely loves it'

June 13, 2019 2:21 PM

Kim Kardashian Praised For Recreating Faux-Fur Versions Of Her Favorite Coats

The star has been blasted in the past for wearing animal-skin but is now showing off her new cruelty-free outfits

June 13, 2019 12:43 PM

Papa John's Welcomes Vegan Ben & Jerry's To Its UK Menu

The pizza chain has expanded its plant-based offering with its first dairy-free dessert

June 13, 2019 11:34 AM

Japan Lifts 30-Year Commercial Whaling Ban - Claims It's A 'Cultural And Nutritional Necessity'

The country plans to resume commercial whaling in its own waters as early as July

June 13, 2019 10:55 AM

Researcher Uses Cactus Juice To Make 'Biodegradable Plastic'

The environmentally-friendly alternative to plastic is safe to consume, and takes a week to biodegrade in water

June 13, 2019 9:23 AM

'What The Health' Co-Director Discusses Veganism On Russell Brand's Latest Podcast

The vegan comedian talks to the director about his films, his mission, veganism, and whether What The Health was guilty of 'fact-fudging'

June 12, 2019 10:12 PM

Alec Baldwin Challenges SeaWorld For Using Dolphins As 'Surfboards'

The star accused the company of conducting cruel treatment 'disguised as entertainment'

June 12, 2019 8:55 PM

Canada Pledges To Ban Single-Use Plastic By 2021

'Canadians know first-hand the impacts of plastic pollution and are tired of seeing their beaches, parks, streets, and shorelines littered with plastic waste'

June 12, 2019 7:59 PM

Vegans Shocked To Discover Kellogg's Frosted Wheats Contain Beef Gelatin

The animal-derived ingredient has been blasted for being 'unnecessary and disgusting'

June 9, 2019 3:54 PM

Oatly Considers Plans For UK Factory As Veganism Skyrockets

'We're planning for more factories and we're looking at the UK because it's such a big market for us'

June 9, 2019 2:39 PM

Vegan Brand Launches Palm-Oil Free Cakes In Major UK Retailer

The vegan-certified products are 'inspired by a younger generation being underwhelmed by the same old brands'

June 9, 2019 1:32 PM

Animal Activists March Through Paris Calling For Closure Of All Abattoirs

'We are here to say that it's not because an individual is different from us that it has less value'

June 9, 2019 11:54 AM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Celebrities Wearing Fur

The Made In Chelsea Star has taken to social media to blast celebs seemingly against animal-cruelty for wearing fur

June 9, 2019 11:25 AM

London Becomes World's First City To Open Vegan Jewish Center

The vegan facility aims to service the 'ever-increasing demand for and interest in Jewish veganism'

June 8, 2019 3:37 PM

Vegan Cake Brand Now Available In Sainsbury's And Waitrose

The plant-based range of mini cakes hit the shelves at the beginning of this month

June 8, 2019 2:49 PM

Vegans Should Be 'Legally Exempt From Work Tea Rounds' - Says Lawyer

'If you were Jewish or Muslim and told to get a round of bacon sandwiches in, no one would bat an eyelid if you refused'

June 8, 2019 1:36 PM

Major Vegan Food Chain To Donate Percentage Of Its Sales To Ocean Cleanup

The plant-based eatery says ocean cleanups are 'vital to the survival of the planet and its inhabitants'

June 8, 2019 12:15 PM

African Swine Fever Spreads Through Asia - Millions Of Pigs Culled

'This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we've ever had on the planet...and we have no way to stop it from spreading'

June 8, 2019 11:14 AM

Award Winning Documentary For The Birds Screens In LA

The story of Kathy and her 200 pet birds is showing in Laemmle Monica Film Center for a week

June 6, 2019 11:19 AM

Sainsbury's To Become First UK Supermarket To Ditch Plastic Bags For Loose Fruit And Veg Nationwide

The supermarket chain has doubled its efforts to cut plastic by aiming to remove a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year

June 6, 2019 10:40 AM

Cruelty-Free Giant Lush Debuts New Range Of Vegan Makeup Brushes

The beauty brand has expanded its vegan range with its latest collection of synthetic makeup brushes

June 6, 2019 8:51 AM

Vegan Lewis Hamilton Slams 'Barbaric' Slaughter Of Whales And Dolphins

The world-class athlete and animal lover has spoken up against animal cruelty once again on social media

June 1, 2019 9:11 PM

Activists Occupy Democratic Party Convention - Call Out Bernie Sanders For 'Supporting' Factory Farms

'Progressive candidates should be advocating for vulnerable populations, not abusive corporations'

June 1, 2019 7:59 PM

Footwear Company Ditches Leather To Produce Vegan Sneakers Using Reclaimed Ocean Plastic

In a 'turning point' for the brand, Duuo has launched its first ever vegan collection

June 1, 2019 6:55 PM

Vegan Campaigner Urges Schools To Have One Plant-Based Day A Week

The vegan parent wants to introduce plant-based meals into schools so children 'can make independent, conscious decisions'

May 31, 2019 8:14 PM

Plant-Based Impossible Whopper Raises Burger King's Traffic By 18%

The plant-based burger 'continues to drive new traffic' to the fast-food chain

May 31, 2019 6:59 PM

Kim Kardashian Praises 'Plant-Based Life' On Social Media

The reality TV star has posted about plant-based food again to her 140 million followers

May 31, 2019 5:39 PM

Beyond Burgers Sell Out 'Immediately' At German Lidl Stores, Causes Surge In Company's Shares

The well sought-after vegan patty was reportedly selling out across the country the same day it hit the shelves

May 31, 2019 4:27 PM

Vegan Meat Brand Fry's Makes US Grocery Debut In Lazy Acres

The South African meat alternative specialist will begin selling its products in the organic grocery chain this summer

May 30, 2019 9:36 PM

KFC Considering Plant-Based Options In US, Says Chicken Isn't 'The Big Trend Right Now'

The world's second-largest restaurant chain has announced it's meeting with major suppliers of plant-based proteins to 'understand the market and where it's headed'

May 30, 2019 8:18 PM

Sainsbury's Celebrates World Meat Free Week With Plant-Based Pop-Up Butchers

'Our Meat-Free Butchers has been launched to encourage people to get up close to the products, try what they like and take home some valuable cooking advice'

May 30, 2019 7:01 PM

World's Largest Animal Rights Gathering To Take Place This Summer

'Our multilayered program informs and inspires newcomers, trains and empowers activists, and strengthens the animal rights movement'

May 27, 2019 10:53 PM

Food Giant Alpro Debuts Range Of Low-Calorie Vegan Ice-Creams

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with three new dairy-free ice-creams

May 27, 2019 9:13 PM

Global Footwear And Accessories Company Turns Fully Vegan

'While we are happy with this most recent step within our journey towards a better future, we also recognize that we still have work to do and are working on exciting sustainability initiatives to come later this year'

May 27, 2019 7:52 PM

25 Celebrities Feature In TV Ad Urging McDonald's To 'Stop This Cruelty'

'McDonald's, you have the power to make a difference. You have the responsibility to act'

May 27, 2019 6:42 PM

Plant-Based Meat Market Worth $27.9 Billion By 2025, Report Says

The market is estimated to skyrocket at a projected growth of 15 percent annually

May 26, 2019 9:49 PM

More Than 100 Exotic Animals To Be Rescued From 'Neglect and Cruelty' At Roadside Zoo

'Some of the animals were showing signs of significant psychological distress including compulsive, constant pacing'

May 26, 2019 8:23 PM

US Nutrition Experts Slam Belgian Doctors Over 'Misleading' Report On Vegan Diets

The controversial report has been heavily criticized for being 'erroneous and misleading'

May 26, 2019 6:49 PM

Little Caesars Trials Impossible's Plant-Based Sausage

CEO of the third biggest pizza chain in the US has said plant-based meats are 'here to stay'

May 24, 2019 9:16 PM

Simon Cowell Loses 20lb While Adopting A Vegan Diet

The celebrity claims he's resisted the craving for pizza and feels 'much better' since changing his eating habits

May 24, 2019 7:47 PM

Mediterranean Olive Harvest Kills Millions Of Songbirds Annually, Researchers Warn

Researchers are urging authorities to stop the nocturnal harvest before more birds are 'vacuumed' to death

May 24, 2019 7:11 PM

Wagamama Debuts Vegan 'Mini' Dishes For Kids

Following the success of its vegan range, the chain is expanding its plant-based offerings

May 23, 2019 9:53 PM

Firefighter Takes Legal Action After Bosses 'Refuse To Provide Appropriate Vegan Food'

'Sometimes, they served me food with meat and dairy products, which I couldn't eat. Other days, they had no vegan food at all to serve me'

May 23, 2019 8:28 PM

Vegan Mince Made From Sunflower Protein To Launch In UK

The plant-based alternative to mincemeat has landed a deal with a major UK retailer

May 23, 2019 7:01 PM

London's 'Zoo Nights' Slammed For 'Blatant Animal Cruelty'

Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'

May 22, 2019 10:13 PM

Morrisons Welcomes Vegan BBQ Jackfruit Pizza To Its Stores

The supermarket chain has expanded its plant-based offerings following the launch of its vegan ready-meal range

May 22, 2019 8:45 PM

Well-Being Of School Staff 'Dramatically Improving' Through Plant-Based Eating And Mindfulness Program

TeachStrong has created a three-month program it claims is 'essential for any school who want their staff to feel happier and healthier'

May 22, 2019 7:12 PM

Game Of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn Joins VeganNation's Advisory Board

The vegan actor and animal-rights activist said the company 'makes vegan lives simpler, more economical, and better for the Earth'

May 17, 2019 8:38 PM

Marks & Spencer Expands Its Plant Kitchen Range With Vegan Dessert Pots

The high-end retailer says it's making its plant-based range 'even sweeter' with its latest release

May 17, 2019 7:41 PM

Performing Baby Elephant Dies After Campaign For His Freedom Went Viral

The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'

May 17, 2019 6:32 PM

Romesh Ranganathan: 'People Hate Vegans Because They Know It's The Right Choice'

'Veganism has been shown to be like, one of the two best things you can do to save the planet. So why are you annoyed at me?'

May 16, 2019 9:34 PM

Parents Raising Children Vegan Should Be Prosecuted, Claim Belgian Doctors

A professor says vegan parenting qualifies as 'non-assistance to a person in danger' - a criminal offense that carries a prison sentence of up to two years

May 16, 2019 7:59 PM

Greta Thunberg On The Cover Of TIME: 'Now I Am Speaking to the Whole World'

The prolific climate-activist has been dubbed as one of the 'next generation leaders'

May 16, 2019 6:40 PM

Petition To Stop EU's Veggie 'Burger' Ban Exceeds 19,000 Signatures

The proposed rules have been described as an 'unnecessary and patronizing restriction which will stifle positive change'

May 15, 2019 9:54 PM

Leading World Companies Vow To Prevent 10 Million Metric Tons of Global Plastic Waste

'Addressing the plastic problem in our oceans, rivers, and land is everyone's responsibility – including the companies that use much of the plastic in the world today'

May 15, 2019 9:00 PM

Beyond Meat Shares Soar After Tim Hortons Trials Its Vegan Sausage

It has been reported the company's shares increased by 'as much as 16%' and reached an 'all-time high of $93'

May 15, 2019 8:33 PM

Tesco Introduces Vegan Wine To Its Finest Range

The new collection includes an English White, a Mosel Riesling, a South African Cinsault, and a Chablis. It is priced between £7- £12

May 14, 2019 8:50 PM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Martin Clunes For Riding An Elephant

The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free

May 14, 2019 6:58 PM

Vegan Brand Debuts 'Climate Positive' Sneaker Collection

'We wanted to create a company that not only delivered the perfect silhouette but also pushed the boundaries of how sustainable brands can help the planet'

May 14, 2019 5:27 PM

CO2 Levels Soar To Highest In Human Existence

'This increase is just not sustainable in terms of energy use and in terms of what we are doing to the planet'

May 12, 2019 9:06 PM

Chick-Fil-A Is 'Looking At' Developing A Vegan Option

The food giant has hinted at launching 'some kind of alternative protein on a sandwich' to its menu

May 12, 2019 7:48 PM

Macklemore Hasn't Eaten Meat for 30 Days, Says He's 'In It For The Long Haul'

The celebrity rapper says he 'feels the same' since changing his eating habits

May 12, 2019 7:07 PM

Activists Urge Ukraine To Stop Animal Circuses After Lion Attacks Trainer

'It's time for countries without bans in place to step up and stop animals and people being put in harm's way'

May 8, 2019 6:37 PM

Bernie Sanders Slams Factory Farming For Its Environmental Impact

The American politician has described factory farms as a threat 'to the water we drink and the air we breathe'

May 8, 2019 5:30 PM

Man Admits Secretly Giving His Vegan Girlfriend Dairy Caused Her Acne To Return

'I thought I would prove to her that the whole 'dairy gives me acne' thing is in her head'

May 8, 2019 4:24 PM

Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Show Off Customized Vegan Leather Shoes At Met Gala

The celebrity couple has been praised for being 'dressed (compassionately) to impress.'

May 7, 2019 8:26 PM

Capri Cracks Down On Single-Use Plastic With New Ban

Tourists bringing non-recyclable plastic on to the island could face a €500 ($559) fine

May 7, 2019 7:02 PM

Seafood Boss Slams Vegan Tuna As 'A Slap In The Face'

Plant-based fish alternatives have been accused of being on the verge of 'false and misleading'

May 7, 2019 5:48 PM

Frankie & Benny's To Expand Its Vegan Offerings

The American-Italian-inspired chain's new plant-based items include a 'No-Cheesecake' and Vegan Scrambled Eggs

May 6, 2019 9:14 PM

OPINION: How Vegan Activism Can Backfire On The Working Class

'If we want to overthrow capitalism, it can't be at the expense of those suffering under it'

May 6, 2019 8:46 PM

California 'Lab-Gag' Bill Pulled From Consideration

The state has removed the proposal that would allow animal tests conducted in public universities to be 'concealed'

May 6, 2019 7:10 PM

UK Parliament Passes Motion To Declare Climate Emergency

'We have no time to waste. We're living in a climate crisis that will spiral dangerously out of control unless we take rapid and dramatic action now'

May 5, 2019 2:36 PM

Vegan Russell Brand 'Nudged' Back Into Veganism By Meat And Dairy Lobbyists

The celebrity comedian has taken to social media to explain his return to the vegan movement.

May 5, 2019 1:46 PM

11.8 Million Pounds Of Chicken Strips Recalled Due To Risk Of Containing Metal Pieces

The recall has expanded from 69,000 pounds of potentially contaminated meat to nearly 12 million pounds following a series of complaints

May 5, 2019 11:35 AM

Dunkin' CEO Looking Into Plant-Based Proteins

The multinational chain says a meatless offering will be 'up on the menu here shortly'

May 4, 2019 2:04 PM

Irish Service Station Applegreen Launches Vegan Sausage Roll

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with a 'tasty' new product

May 4, 2019 12:38 PM

Beaten Calves Transported From Ireland To Europe In 'Terrible Conditions'

Undercover footage shows calves receiving 'multiple blows' to head from workers using sticks

May 4, 2019 11:30 AM

Lewis Hamilton 'Healthier And Happier' Than Ever On A Vegan Diet

The celebrity racing-driver has also credited his muscle gain to eating plant-based protein

May 3, 2019 10:00 PM

IKEA Is Developing New Plant-Based Meatballs

The Swedish company says its seen a 'growing demand' for 'more sustainable food options'

May 3, 2019 8:44 PM

KFC Is 'Working On' A Vegan Chicken Burger

The fried-chicken eatery's plant-based burger has been described as a 'brilliant product'

May 3, 2019 7:21 PM

Earthling Ed Attends Google's Head Office To Talk About Veganism

The popular animal-activist has been described as a 'force to be reckoned with'

June 23, 2019 2:05 PM

Online Film Slams McDonald's For 'Ghosting' Its Animal Welfare Responsibilities

'Listen, what you're doing is actually torture, it's torture, okay?'

June 23, 2019 12:28 PM

Britain Has Produced More Power From Zero-Carbon Sources Than Fossil Fuels This Year

2019 has been described as a 'key milestone' for the de-carbonization of the energy system

June 23, 2019 11:20 AM

Food Giant Dr. Praeger's Launches Vegan 'Perfect' Burger

'The meat-alternative burger market lacks a tasty, vegan burger that contains a short and simple ingredient list'

June 22, 2019 2:36 PM

Iconic Vegan Duo The Happy Pear Feature On PBN's Latest Podcast

'We're all imperfect humans trying to do our best and I think it doesn't have to be an all or nothing thing'

June 22, 2019 1:09 PM

By Chloe Donates 50% Of Its Vegan Pride Cupcake Sales To Miley Cyrus' LGBTQ Charity

'We are huge fans of Miley...and are honored to be partnering with an organization that is making a difference in the lives of so many LGBTQ youths'

June 22, 2019 11:42 AM

Vegan Athlete Breaks Women's World Record For Longest Plank

The Canadian fitness enthusiast planked for more than four hours, almost doubling her personal best from 2016

June 19, 2019 10:00 PM

Vegan Billie Eilish Celebrates Meat Free Monday's 10th Birthday

The star joined the likes of Orlando Bloom, Coldplay, and the McCartneys to support the meatless initiative

June 19, 2019 8:42 PM

Farm Worker Pulls Chicken's Head Off - Says 'It Feels Good'

'They are thrown, hit, held up by their wings, and have their necks broken - all while other workers watch on and laugh'

June 19, 2019 7:20 PM

Study Describes Cigarette Butts As 'Worst Contaminant Of Our Oceans' - Not Plastic Straws

It is estimated that more than 60 million cigarette butts have been collected from beaches over 32 years

June 17, 2019 3:46 PM

Russell Brand Explains Why He Went Vegan On Rich Roll's Podcast

'We've been taught freedom is freedom to pursue our desires but true freedom is freedom from our desires'

June 17, 2019 2:37 PM

Beyond Meat To Launch Even 'Meatier' Version Of Its Vegan Patty

The new plant-based patty is said to have a meatier taste and texture, with marbling that 'melts and tenderizes like beef'

June 17, 2019 1:24 PM

Australian Politicians Slammed For Approving Coal Mine Near Great Barrier Reef

The controversial plans have been described as 'bordering on the definition of insanity' by the Australian Conservation Foundation

June 17, 2019 12:25 PM

Restaurant Sales Of Meatless Alternatives Soars By 268%, Report Says

Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat were cited as potential factors in driving the sales of meat-free products

June 17, 2019 10:58 AM

Plant Based Olympian Victoria Pendleton Urges People To Ditch Meat

'We need more people to sit up, take notice, and eat less meat – and we can have a big impact on the Earth's future'

June 16, 2019 1:33 PM

Impossible Foods Describes Plant-Based Fish As A 'High Priority'

The meat-free company says it 'has never been burger-specific' despite the success of its plant-based patty

June 16, 2019 11:56 AM

Pope Francis Addresses Climate Crisis, Warns 'Time Is Running Out'

The Pope states the climate crisis 'threatens the very future of the human family'

June 16, 2019 11:04 AM

Noel Gallagher On Veganism: 'What's The Point?'

'These people would literally have f***ing animals roaming the world'

June 15, 2019 1:24 PM

Nevada Passes Bill Banning Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The bill does however exempt cosmetics imported from China, which under current law require to be tested on animals

June 15, 2019 11:58 AM

Man Sheds 100lb On Plant-Based Diet, Opens Up Vegan Restaurant

After defying doctor's expectations that he 'probably wouldn't live another year', James is now using vegan food to tackle health issues in the black community

June 15, 2019 11:17 AM

Impossible Foods Struggling To Keep Up With 'Scorching Demand'

'A lot of people have been asking for it, people that are vegetarians or vegans. Everybody who lives that lifestyle absolutely loves it'

June 13, 2019 2:21 PM

Kim Kardashian Praised For Recreating Faux-Fur Versions Of Her Favorite Coats

The star has been blasted in the past for wearing animal-skin but is now showing off her new cruelty-free outfits

June 13, 2019 12:43 PM

Papa John's Welcomes Vegan Ben & Jerry's To Its UK Menu

The pizza chain has expanded its plant-based offering with its first dairy-free dessert

June 13, 2019 11:34 AM

Japan Lifts 30-Year Commercial Whaling Ban - Claims It's A 'Cultural And Nutritional Necessity'

The country plans to resume commercial whaling in its own waters as early as July

June 13, 2019 10:55 AM

Researcher Uses Cactus Juice To Make 'Biodegradable Plastic'

The environmentally-friendly alternative to plastic is safe to consume, and takes a week to biodegrade in water

June 13, 2019 9:23 AM

'What The Health' Co-Director Discusses Veganism On Russell Brand's Latest Podcast

The vegan comedian talks to the director about his films, his mission, veganism, and whether What The Health was guilty of 'fact-fudging'

June 12, 2019 10:12 PM

Alec Baldwin Challenges SeaWorld For Using Dolphins As 'Surfboards'

The star accused the company of conducting cruel treatment 'disguised as entertainment'

June 12, 2019 8:55 PM

Canada Pledges To Ban Single-Use Plastic By 2021

'Canadians know first-hand the impacts of plastic pollution and are tired of seeing their beaches, parks, streets, and shorelines littered with plastic waste'

June 12, 2019 7:59 PM

Vegans Shocked To Discover Kellogg's Frosted Wheats Contain Beef Gelatin

The animal-derived ingredient has been blasted for being 'unnecessary and disgusting'

June 9, 2019 3:54 PM

Oatly Considers Plans For UK Factory As Veganism Skyrockets

'We're planning for more factories and we're looking at the UK because it's such a big market for us'

June 9, 2019 2:39 PM

Vegan Brand Launches Palm-Oil Free Cakes In Major UK Retailer

The vegan-certified products are 'inspired by a younger generation being underwhelmed by the same old brands'

June 9, 2019 1:32 PM

Animal Activists March Through Paris Calling For Closure Of All Abattoirs

'We are here to say that it's not because an individual is different from us that it has less value'

June 9, 2019 11:54 AM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Celebrities Wearing Fur

The Made In Chelsea Star has taken to social media to blast celebs seemingly against animal-cruelty for wearing fur

June 9, 2019 11:25 AM

London Becomes World's First City To Open Vegan Jewish Center

The vegan facility aims to service the 'ever-increasing demand for and interest in Jewish veganism'

June 8, 2019 3:37 PM

Vegan Cake Brand Now Available In Sainsbury's And Waitrose

The plant-based range of mini cakes hit the shelves at the beginning of this month

June 8, 2019 2:49 PM

Vegans Should Be 'Legally Exempt From Work Tea Rounds' - Says Lawyer

'If you were Jewish or Muslim and told to get a round of bacon sandwiches in, no one would bat an eyelid if you refused'

June 8, 2019 1:36 PM

Major Vegan Food Chain To Donate Percentage Of Its Sales To Ocean Cleanup

The plant-based eatery says ocean cleanups are 'vital to the survival of the planet and its inhabitants'

June 8, 2019 12:15 PM

African Swine Fever Spreads Through Asia - Millions Of Pigs Culled

'This is the biggest animal disease outbreak we've ever had on the planet...and we have no way to stop it from spreading'

June 8, 2019 11:14 AM

Award Winning Documentary For The Birds Screens In LA

The story of Kathy and her 200 pet birds is showing in Laemmle Monica Film Center for a week

June 6, 2019 11:19 AM

Sainsbury's To Become First UK Supermarket To Ditch Plastic Bags For Loose Fruit And Veg Nationwide

The supermarket chain has doubled its efforts to cut plastic by aiming to remove a further 1,284 tonnes of plastic this year

June 6, 2019 10:40 AM

Cruelty-Free Giant Lush Debuts New Range Of Vegan Makeup Brushes

The beauty brand has expanded its vegan range with its latest collection of synthetic makeup brushes

June 6, 2019 8:51 AM

Vegan Lewis Hamilton Slams 'Barbaric' Slaughter Of Whales And Dolphins

The world-class athlete and animal lover has spoken up against animal cruelty once again on social media

June 1, 2019 9:11 PM

Activists Occupy Democratic Party Convention - Call Out Bernie Sanders For 'Supporting' Factory Farms

'Progressive candidates should be advocating for vulnerable populations, not abusive corporations'

June 1, 2019 7:59 PM

Footwear Company Ditches Leather To Produce Vegan Sneakers Using Reclaimed Ocean Plastic

In a 'turning point' for the brand, Duuo has launched its first ever vegan collection

June 1, 2019 6:55 PM

Vegan Campaigner Urges Schools To Have One Plant-Based Day A Week

The vegan parent wants to introduce plant-based meals into schools so children 'can make independent, conscious decisions'

May 31, 2019 8:14 PM

Plant-Based Impossible Whopper Raises Burger King's Traffic By 18%

The plant-based burger 'continues to drive new traffic' to the fast-food chain

May 31, 2019 6:59 PM

Kim Kardashian Praises 'Plant-Based Life' On Social Media

The reality TV star has posted about plant-based food again to her 140 million followers

May 31, 2019 5:39 PM

Beyond Burgers Sell Out 'Immediately' At German Lidl Stores, Causes Surge In Company's Shares

The well sought-after vegan patty was reportedly selling out across the country the same day it hit the shelves

May 31, 2019 4:27 PM

Vegan Meat Brand Fry's Makes US Grocery Debut In Lazy Acres

The South African meat alternative specialist will begin selling its products in the organic grocery chain this summer

May 30, 2019 9:36 PM

KFC Considering Plant-Based Options In US, Says Chicken Isn't 'The Big Trend Right Now'

The world's second-largest restaurant chain has announced it's meeting with major suppliers of plant-based proteins to 'understand the market and where it's headed'

May 30, 2019 8:18 PM

Sainsbury's Celebrates World Meat Free Week With Plant-Based Pop-Up Butchers

'Our Meat-Free Butchers has been launched to encourage people to get up close to the products, try what they like and take home some valuable cooking advice'

May 30, 2019 7:01 PM

World's Largest Animal Rights Gathering To Take Place This Summer

'Our multilayered program informs and inspires newcomers, trains and empowers activists, and strengthens the animal rights movement'

May 27, 2019 10:53 PM

Food Giant Alpro Debuts Range Of Low-Calorie Vegan Ice-Creams

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with three new dairy-free ice-creams

May 27, 2019 9:13 PM

Global Footwear And Accessories Company Turns Fully Vegan

'While we are happy with this most recent step within our journey towards a better future, we also recognize that we still have work to do and are working on exciting sustainability initiatives to come later this year'

May 27, 2019 7:52 PM

25 Celebrities Feature In TV Ad Urging McDonald's To 'Stop This Cruelty'

'McDonald's, you have the power to make a difference. You have the responsibility to act'

May 27, 2019 6:42 PM

Plant-Based Meat Market Worth $27.9 Billion By 2025, Report Says

The market is estimated to skyrocket at a projected growth of 15 percent annually

May 26, 2019 9:49 PM

More Than 100 Exotic Animals To Be Rescued From 'Neglect and Cruelty' At Roadside Zoo

'Some of the animals were showing signs of significant psychological distress including compulsive, constant pacing'

May 26, 2019 8:23 PM

US Nutrition Experts Slam Belgian Doctors Over 'Misleading' Report On Vegan Diets

The controversial report has been heavily criticized for being 'erroneous and misleading'

May 26, 2019 6:49 PM

Little Caesars Trials Impossible's Plant-Based Sausage

CEO of the third biggest pizza chain in the US has said plant-based meats are 'here to stay'

May 24, 2019 9:16 PM

Simon Cowell Loses 20lb While Adopting A Vegan Diet

The celebrity claims he's resisted the craving for pizza and feels 'much better' since changing his eating habits

May 24, 2019 7:47 PM

Mediterranean Olive Harvest Kills Millions Of Songbirds Annually, Researchers Warn

Researchers are urging authorities to stop the nocturnal harvest before more birds are 'vacuumed' to death

May 24, 2019 7:11 PM

Wagamama Debuts Vegan 'Mini' Dishes For Kids

Following the success of its vegan range, the chain is expanding its plant-based offerings

May 23, 2019 9:53 PM

Firefighter Takes Legal Action After Bosses 'Refuse To Provide Appropriate Vegan Food'

'Sometimes, they served me food with meat and dairy products, which I couldn't eat. Other days, they had no vegan food at all to serve me'

May 23, 2019 8:28 PM

Vegan Mince Made From Sunflower Protein To Launch In UK

The plant-based alternative to mincemeat has landed a deal with a major UK retailer

May 23, 2019 7:01 PM

London's 'Zoo Nights' Slammed For 'Blatant Animal Cruelty'

Activists are petitioning against the event 'where the zoo is basically turned into a nightclub for the night'

May 22, 2019 10:13 PM

Morrisons Welcomes Vegan BBQ Jackfruit Pizza To Its Stores

The supermarket chain has expanded its plant-based offerings following the launch of its vegan ready-meal range

May 22, 2019 8:45 PM

Well-Being Of School Staff 'Dramatically Improving' Through Plant-Based Eating And Mindfulness Program

TeachStrong has created a three-month program it claims is 'essential for any school who want their staff to feel happier and healthier'

May 22, 2019 7:12 PM

Game Of Thrones Star Jerome Flynn Joins VeganNation's Advisory Board

The vegan actor and animal-rights activist said the company 'makes vegan lives simpler, more economical, and better for the Earth'

May 17, 2019 8:38 PM

Marks & Spencer Expands Its Plant Kitchen Range With Vegan Dessert Pots

The high-end retailer says it's making its plant-based range 'even sweeter' with its latest release

May 17, 2019 7:41 PM

Performing Baby Elephant Dies After Campaign For His Freedom Went Viral

The three-year-old elephant was branded the 'real-life Dumbo' after eye-witnesses claim he was 'forced to perform in unnatural and distressing shows'

May 17, 2019 6:32 PM

Romesh Ranganathan: 'People Hate Vegans Because They Know It's The Right Choice'

'Veganism has been shown to be like, one of the two best things you can do to save the planet. So why are you annoyed at me?'

May 16, 2019 9:34 PM

Parents Raising Children Vegan Should Be Prosecuted, Claim Belgian Doctors

A professor says vegan parenting qualifies as 'non-assistance to a person in danger' - a criminal offense that carries a prison sentence of up to two years

May 16, 2019 7:59 PM

Greta Thunberg On The Cover Of TIME: 'Now I Am Speaking to the Whole World'

The prolific climate-activist has been dubbed as one of the 'next generation leaders'

May 16, 2019 6:40 PM

Petition To Stop EU's Veggie 'Burger' Ban Exceeds 19,000 Signatures

The proposed rules have been described as an 'unnecessary and patronizing restriction which will stifle positive change'

May 15, 2019 9:54 PM

Leading World Companies Vow To Prevent 10 Million Metric Tons of Global Plastic Waste

'Addressing the plastic problem in our oceans, rivers, and land is everyone's responsibility – including the companies that use much of the plastic in the world today'

May 15, 2019 9:00 PM

Beyond Meat Shares Soar After Tim Hortons Trials Its Vegan Sausage

It has been reported the company's shares increased by 'as much as 16%' and reached an 'all-time high of $93'

May 15, 2019 8:33 PM

Tesco Introduces Vegan Wine To Its Finest Range

The new collection includes an English White, a Mosel Riesling, a South African Cinsault, and a Chablis. It is priced between £7- £12

May 14, 2019 8:50 PM

Vegan Lucy Watson Slams Martin Clunes For Riding An Elephant

The British actor has also been axed as a patron for the animal-charity Born Free

May 14, 2019 6:58 PM

Vegan Brand Debuts 'Climate Positive' Sneaker Collection

'We wanted to create a company that not only delivered the perfect silhouette but also pushed the boundaries of how sustainable brands can help the planet'

May 14, 2019 5:27 PM

CO2 Levels Soar To Highest In Human Existence

'This increase is just not sustainable in terms of energy use and in terms of what we are doing to the planet'

May 12, 2019 9:06 PM

Chick-Fil-A Is 'Looking At' Developing A Vegan Option

The food giant has hinted at launching 'some kind of alternative protein on a sandwich' to its menu

May 12, 2019 7:48 PM

Macklemore Hasn't Eaten Meat for 30 Days, Says He's 'In It For The Long Haul'

The celebrity rapper says he 'feels the same' since changing his eating habits

May 12, 2019 7:07 PM

Activists Urge Ukraine To Stop Animal Circuses After Lion Attacks Trainer

'It's time for countries without bans in place to step up and stop animals and people being put in harm's way'

May 8, 2019 6:37 PM

Bernie Sanders Slams Factory Farming For Its Environmental Impact

The American politician has described factory farms as a threat 'to the water we drink and the air we breathe'

May 8, 2019 5:30 PM

Man Admits Secretly Giving His Vegan Girlfriend Dairy Caused Her Acne To Return

'I thought I would prove to her that the whole 'dairy gives me acne' thing is in her head'

May 8, 2019 4:24 PM

Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Show Off Customized Vegan Leather Shoes At Met Gala

The celebrity couple has been praised for being 'dressed (compassionately) to impress.'

May 7, 2019 8:26 PM

Capri Cracks Down On Single-Use Plastic With New Ban

Tourists bringing non-recyclable plastic on to the island could face a €500 ($559) fine

May 7, 2019 7:02 PM

Seafood Boss Slams Vegan Tuna As 'A Slap In The Face'

Plant-based fish alternatives have been accused of being on the verge of 'false and misleading'

May 7, 2019 5:48 PM

Frankie & Benny's To Expand Its Vegan Offerings

The American-Italian-inspired chain's new plant-based items include a 'No-Cheesecake' and Vegan Scrambled Eggs

May 6, 2019 9:14 PM

OPINION: How Vegan Activism Can Backfire On The Working Class

'If we want to overthrow capitalism, it can't be at the expense of those suffering under it'

May 6, 2019 8:46 PM

California 'Lab-Gag' Bill Pulled From Consideration

The state has removed the proposal that would allow animal tests conducted in public universities to be 'concealed'

May 6, 2019 7:10 PM

UK Parliament Passes Motion To Declare Climate Emergency

'We have no time to waste. We're living in a climate crisis that will spiral dangerously out of control unless we take rapid and dramatic action now'

May 5, 2019 2:36 PM

Vegan Russell Brand 'Nudged' Back Into Veganism By Meat And Dairy Lobbyists

The celebrity comedian has taken to social media to explain his return to the vegan movement.

May 5, 2019 1:46 PM

11.8 Million Pounds Of Chicken Strips Recalled Due To Risk Of Containing Metal Pieces

The recall has expanded from 69,000 pounds of potentially contaminated meat to nearly 12 million pounds following a series of complaints

May 5, 2019 11:35 AM

Dunkin' CEO Looking Into Plant-Based Proteins

The multinational chain says a meatless offering will be 'up on the menu here shortly'

May 4, 2019 2:04 PM

Irish Service Station Applegreen Launches Vegan Sausage Roll

The company has expanded its plant-based offerings with a 'tasty' new product

May 4, 2019 12:38 PM

Beaten Calves Transported From Ireland To Europe In 'Terrible Conditions'

Undercover footage shows calves receiving 'multiple blows' to head from workers using sticks

May 4, 2019 11:30 AM

Lewis Hamilton 'Healthier And Happier' Than Ever On A Vegan Diet

The celebrity racing-driver has also credited his muscle gain to eating plant-based protein

May 3, 2019 10:00 PM

IKEA Is Developing New Plant-Based Meatballs

The Swedish company says its seen a 'growing demand' for 'more sustainable food options'

May 3, 2019 8:44 PM

KFC Is 'Working On' A Vegan Chicken Burger

The fried-chicken eatery's plant-based burger has been described as a 'brilliant product'

May 3, 2019 7:21 PM

Earthling Ed Attends Google's Head Office To Talk About Veganism

The popular animal-activist has been described as a 'force to be reckoned with'