Blogs & Opinion

A selection of vegan and plant based opinion pieces, and blogs

August 18, 2017

10 UK Chain Restaurants That Offer Amazing Options For Vegans

It's easy to find something suitable to eat on the high street

August 17, 2017

World Plant Milk Day Prompts Frightened Farmers To Fight Back

The National Farmer's Union is planning to counter the action with its own campaign

August 17, 2017

Top 12 UK Spots For Amazing Vegan Sweet Treats And Desserts

Try these top plant-based picks - because nothing tastes as good as compassion feels

August 15, 2017

TIME Magazine 'Fact Checks Science' Behind What The Health And Gives Its Verdict...

The article in the mainstream publication says the film got some things wrong - and some right

August 10, 2017

Struggling To Make The Vegan Transition? Top Tips To Help You Embrace A Plant-Based Diet

The journey to veganism may seem overwhelming. This series of Slow Vegan blog posts shows you how to tackle the transition - starting with your diet

August 9, 2017

14 Non-Vegan Ingredients To Look Out For In Make-Up And Beauty Products

Buying vegan-friendly cosmetics can be a minefield - this list picks out some of animal-derived ingredients to avoid

August 8, 2017

TRAVEL: 6 Amazing Places You Can Find Vegan Food In Barcelona

A round-up of some delicious things to eat in this Spanish city

August 4, 2017

7 Amazing Vegan Tattoos That Will Inspire You To Get Inked

Our list showcases some of the amazing designs out there

August 3, 2017

The Caveman Diet is Going Extinct: Why Paleo is Failing As Veganism Explodes

When you look at the science behind food and diet - does eating like a caveman really make any sense?

August 1, 2017

7 Amazing Vegan Substitutes You Can Use Instead Of Eggs

Being plant-based doesn't mean missing out - this list shows you lots of ways to replicate eggs

July 31, 2017

TRAVEL: Australia's First Wholefoods Plant-Based Cruise Due To Set Sail

The growing demand for vegan-friendly travel means more options are becoming available

July 27, 2017

4 Delicious Vegan Salads That Will Impress Any Omnivore

These salads are much more than limp, sad piles of lettuce...

July 24, 2017

Plant-Based Cruises: A Look at 2 Awesome Options for Vegans On The High Seas

Consider these cruelty-free cruises to have a great time on your next oceanic adventure

July 24, 2017

VEGAN KIDS: Book Review Of Baby & Toddler Vegan Feeding Guide

Many parents of vegan children struggle to find useful information - will this book help them?

July 12, 2017

PLEDGE: Netflix Movie Okja Inspires People To Ditch Meat And Go Vegan

The emotive movie showed the dark side of industrialised farming

July 7, 2017

Book Review: ‘The Vegan Way’ by Jackie Day

Robin Raven reviews the book that has Moby, Mayim Bialik and Pamela Anderson talking

July 5, 2017

Sausage War: Vegan Meat Provokes Outrage In Australia

Furious social media users condemn plant-based petition

July 4, 2017

6 Amazing July 4 Vegan Recipes

These plant-based dishes will make your mouth water

June 30, 2017

5 Definitive Reasons Why You Shouldn't Eat Bacon

The reality behind this popular processed meat

June 23, 2017

Want To Get Better? More Doctors Telling Their Patients: Eat Less Meat

Diet is becoming increasingly significant when it comes to medicine

June 22, 2017

Even Meat-Eaters Are Increasingly Ordering Vegan Meals

‍Vegan menus are growing in popularity at restaurants thanks to an increasing demand

June 19, 2017

Are Teenage Butchers The Ignored Victims of the Meat Industry?

An exploration of the impact of animal butchery on young people

June 15, 2017

6 Of The Most Annoying Myths About Vegans (and Veganism)

And comebacks you can use next time you hear them

June 14, 2017

10 Surprising (And Very Weird) Ingredients That Make Products Not Vegan

Beaver's anal gland secretion pudding anyone?

June 7, 2017

5 Surprising Statistics That Prove Veganism Is Growing Around The World

Research keeps showing the same thing - more people are ditching animal products

June 7, 2017

New V Love Dating App Helps Vegans Find Partners

Would you filter meat eaters out of your love life?

June 6, 2017

VIDEO: Top 100 Most Influential Vegans Part 2 - Who Made The List?

The wait for the next installement of the series is finally over

June 4, 2017

10 Inspiring Stats That Prove Veganism Is Going Mainstream

It’s not a fad – and these numbers show it’s here to stay

June 1, 2017

The Success Of Veggie Pret: One Year Later

Public appetite for meat-free dining appears to be on the rise

June 1, 2017

Top 9 Lies From The Dairy Industry

Lets look at some of the biggest dairy industry myths

May 30, 2017

The Top 3 Reasons Teens Are Going Vegan

An examination of why more young people are joining this vibrant moment

May 1, 2017

Positive Responses When People Try to Mock Veganism

How can we turn the poison of trolling in to something positive?

April 8, 2017

REVEALED: Top 100 Most Influential Vegans Of 2017

We count down this year's most influential vegans in our latest video

March 11, 2017

The Best Way To Help Animals Might Surprise You

A new movement has joined forces with animal advocates to improve the lives of animals using evidence and reason

January 28, 2017

6 Non-Pushy Ways To Help Promote Veganism

A look at some of the positive steps vegans can take on a daily basis

January 27, 2017

The Mediterranean Diet as an Intermediate Step Towards a Vegan Diet

Registered dietician Andy De Santis takes a look at the Mediterranean diet from a plant based perspective

January 25, 2017

4 Vegan Startups Set To Change The World

The plant based market really is big business...

December 22, 2016

Animal advocates should focus on anti-speciesism, not veganism

How can we help nonhuman animals as much as possible? A good answer to this question could spare billions from suffering and death, while a bad one could condemn as many to that fate. So it’s worth taking our time to find good answers.

December 1, 2016

The Save Movement, A Peaceful Action For Change.

The spectre of the militant animal rights activist is threatening the farmers of Britain once again, according to a section of this past weekend’s papers.

November 16, 2016

Vegan Men in Short Supply?

What makes a vegan diet less appealing to men? Dietitian Andy De Santis explores this hot topic

November 8, 2016

Best Veg-Friendly Omni Restaurants in London

Plant Based News contributor Ania Jomard reviews the best non-vegan restaurants to eat vegan at in the UK's capitol

October 1, 2016

Abolitionism vs. Incrementalism: an objective analysis

What's more important: abolitionism or incrementalism?