A selection of vegan & plant based related stories in the media.
Chas Newkey-Burden is best known in vegan circles for his viral Guardian article 'Dairy is scary. The public are waking up to the darkest part of farming'. He will talk about writing for the mainstream media at the upcoming Brighton VegFest
The screening of the film, A Prayer For Compassion, will be hosted by Plant Based News in collaboration with Bright Zine
The film considers the hugely beneficial possibilities of a post-meat world and what that might look like for humans, animals and the planet
The complainants questioned a statistic the advert used, in text saying '95,000 Male Calves Shot in a Year – The Dairy Industry's TRASH'
The feature-length film documents the progress of the vegan movement throughout 2018, looking at its high and low points
The 'Judge Dredd' studio in Oxfordshire, which will reportedly provide much-needed infrastructure to the British media industry, has been asked to boycott animal foods
The athlete opened up about growing up as a lacto-vegetarian, and the moment that finally made him give up dairy for good
The plant-based eatery, Blondes, was slammed over social media for a picture which sat in its window
Its Wikipedia profile was temporarily changed to read 'an a**hole extremist organization based in the fiery pits of hell, and led by Satan himself'
The video by animal rights charity PETA says humans are the only species that drinks milk beyond babyhood - and it's time to change and opt for a plant-based alternative instead
The film tells the story of former cattle farmer Jay Wilde who gave his cows to a sanctuary when he could no longer deal with the guilt of sending them to slaughter
The star has also launched his own vegan brand to help others transition towards a more ethical lifestyle
The annual listing features what Forbes describes as a collection of young disruptors - 'bold risk-takers bringing new ideas to Europe'
The thought-provoking film about hard choices and hidden truths 'won first place for its impact highlighting issues of animal suffering in food production'
Silver medal cyclist Dotsie Bausch will host the show about how to live a dairy-free life along with former model, activist, and actress on Baywatch Alexandra Paul
The film tells the story of cattle farmer Jay Wilde who sent all his cows to a sanctuary and became vegan after grappling with the morality of what he was doing
The documentary - which 'questions' the relationship between the world's religions and their embrace of all living beings' - will be screened in New York
A new social network called VSOCIETY is now available in the UK and has attracted the attention of many plant-based influencers
The thought-provoking film, which received a Panda Award in 2018, aims to highlight the commoditization of livestock
The company's most recent commercial has received backlash from vegans on social media, including animal rights organization PETA
Veg Power and ITV have joined forces, creating an ad campaign to improve the nation's health and tackle the issue of childhood obesity
Dr. Gemma Newman advocates for a plant-based diet - saying that there is a tremendous amount medical literature dating back to the 1920s, which shows how positive an animal-free diet can be
A 2016 animation from Zombie Studio has resurfaced due to its powerful message on the threat humans cause to the existence of endangered animals
A distressed mother from Wales claims her 14-year-old vegan son has symptoms of post-concussion syndrome following the unprovoked attack
One of the adverts by Ecotricity showed minced meat coming out of an electric socket - leading to two complainants branding the adverts 'offensive and distressing'
Cheese brand Violife has launched its first TV campaign for its dairy-free cheese with two TV spots and accompanying social media
The publication has been subscription-only so far - but from next month US customers will be able to pick it up in stores across the country
The event will feature more than 40 food vendors, live acts, and talks by thought leaders including BOSH!, Serena Lee, and Danyl Earth
A 2018 YouGov poll found that around one in five adults aged between 18 and 24 think people will stop eating meat completely by 2030
The medical student and vegan athlete spoke about his cultural background, how he became vegan, and the connection between meat eating and masculinity
The film tells the story of a farmer who couldn't live with the guilt of sending sentient individuals to slaughter anymore - but had struggled to escape his farming background
William Sitwell made headlines across the media when he responded to an email pitch with an email which joked about the 'hypocrisy' of vegans
The pair spoke to PBN Co-founder Robbie Lockie about their own personal vegan journey - and how learning about animal agriculture prompted them to change their lifestyle
The documentary, presented by a farmer's son, took aim at vegan activists which it described as violent, anti-semitic, and untruthful
The mainstream media outlet published an article looking at the huge number of people signing up for Veganuary - and looking at some of the motivating factors
The mainstream publication has joined a slew of voices saying the vegan movement is set to keep on growing over the next 12 months
Eating animals used to be a major part of this athlete's regime - but since ditching them he has never felt better
The tome is by a former undercover investigator who spent two decades living a high-risk double-life to infiltrate the animal exploitation industries
The outspoken host regularly shares his opinions on veganism - this time he complained about activists following a peaceful protest in a Brighton supermarket
The film charts the rise of the vegan movement, showcasing key events that happened over the last 12 months, as well as interviews with leaders in the movement
The vegan-interest film, executive produced by Hollywood heavyweight James Cameron, has been through a second cut
She claimed that vegan diets are 'based predominantly on soya which has been flown thousands of miles around the world'
NewsGuard fights false news using trained analysts to research online news brands to help readers know which ones are trying to do legitimate journalism
The new program is part of a slew of vegan-interest content produced recently by the national broadcaster
The show is famous for making contestants eat animals
The company's gas supply has now been registered with The Vegan Society
The film tracks the rise of the vegan movement throughout the last 12 months
The veteran presenter worked with the BBC on previous shows including Blue Planet
The commercial was made with environmental charity Greenpeace
The movie travels around the globe to ask questions about spirituality and animal exploitation
He described the proposed tax on processed and red meat as 'absolute nonsense'
The book lays out a 'roadmap' for humanity's transition to an animal-free food system
The journalist arguing against veganism cited the environmental damage of avocados
The video stars comedian Carl Donnelly
She blamed avocados and quinoa for the destruction
The new app is aimed at the 'vegan-curious'
The segment asked 'do people hate vegans?'
The program shows activists battling against animal exploitation
The oat drink commercial has appeared in tube stations, and on 4oD
The commercial is part of a wider campaign by Swedish company Oatly
The filmmaker and parkour athlete was interviewed for the Plant Based News podcast
The film highlights the powerful impact of veganism
Sweden's dairy industry sued Oatly when it launched the campaign there
'73 Cows' tells the story of a cattle farmer who gave his cows to a sanctuary
The highly-anticipated film will be available to watch for free
He couldn't live with the guilt of sending sentient individuals to slaughter anymore
The comedy quiz show suggests these products are not suitable for ethical vegans
The bill features movies focusing on health, farming, and other topics
The film can be watched via iTunes, Amazon Prime and other streaming and VOD platforms
The businesswoman, athlete, and philanthropist will write for the paper every two weeks
The film reveals the horros of animal farming
The film was created by 'What the Health' and 'Cowspiracy' Co-director Keegan Kuhn
PBN Founders Klaus Mitchell and Robbie Lockie will collect the honor
The UK's national broadcaster has recently shared a slew of vegan-interest content
The outlet will look at the 'challenges and benefits of going vegan'
Tickets for the event are now available online
The event will showcase films from around the world
Kay Lovelle has set out to change people's perception of veganism
One panelist said eating animals is 'the hardest thing to justify doing'
The movie looks at how a plant-based diet can help numerous health issues
The NFU called the program a 'sensationalized' portrayal of the industry
An increasing number of broadcasters are creating content questioning food production methods
Lockie shares his story and vision for the vegan movement with Simon Hill of Plant Proof
The film will be shown in a central London venue
The film is currently in the final phases of production
The show will be available to watch next week
Tucker Carlson debated activist and author Gene Baur
The cancelation was reportedly prompted by public safety concerns
The new show will celebrate thought leaders in the sustainable food movement
The Cro-Mags lead singer is an outspoken animal advocate
Local police described such incidents as 'occupational hazards'
The new outlet offers exclusive content and perks
The screenings in Tokyo and Okayama will be Japan's first
Advocate Joey Carbstrong spoke out about the piece on YouTube
The film is currently screening in various countries around the world
The incident resulted in 'traffic chaos' as some pigs temporarily escaped the vehicle
David and Stephen Flynn are shop owners, content creators, and three-time cookbook authors
There are less than four weeks until the deadline for entries
Director James Hoot talks about his journey creating the world's first vegan documentary series in this exclusive series for Plant Based News