February 21, 2019

'Super Vegan' Jade Novah Encourages People Of Color To Ditch Animal Products

The singer-songwriter talks about animals and shares some of the benefits of a plant-based diet during a video made with charity PETA

February 20, 2019

Pope Francis 'Considering Plea To Go Vegan For Lent'

Pope Francis has been offered a $1 million donation to a charity of his choice if he ditches animal products during Lent. He has previously spoken out about animals and the environment

February 19, 2019

Activist Secures Meeting With Senior Priest In Bid To Make Pope Go Vegan

Animal advocate Genesis Butler has traveled from her home in Los Angeles to Vatican City in an attempt to meet Pope Francis

February 18, 2019

Vegan Activists Protest Against Wool At London Fashion Week

The campaigners from animal rights charity PETA wanted to 'highlight the suffering of sheep exploited for wool' - and how most people are unaware of it

February 16, 2019

Belgian Traffic Lights Are Encouraging People To Go Vegan

An innovative way of spreading the vegan message has appeared through the city of Brussels

February 15, 2019

Activist Genesis Butler Visiting Vatican 'To Ask Pope Francis To Go Vegan For Lent'

The action is part of a campaign called Million Dollar Vegan - which has offered a $1,000,000 donation to a charity of the pope's choice, if he ditches animal products during Lent

February 15, 2019

'Dairy Lovers' Send Violent Death Threats To Vegan Activist

Animal advocate Joey Carbstrong has been inundated with angry messages telling him to 'jump off a cliff' and another saying 'when I get my hands on you...you're dead'

February 11, 2019

Activists Organize Protest Over Amazon Rainforest 'Emergency' Outside Brazillian Embassy In London

The Amazon Rainforest has been described as 'under threat', following the order on indigenous reserves from recently inaugurated Brazillian president - Jai Bolosonaro

February 10, 2019

Dairy Farmers Feeling Increasingly Under Pressure From Vegan Activists

The surge in vegan activism could be playing a major part in the increase of dairy farmers leaving the industry

February 9, 2019

Giant Animal Kill Clock Shows Londoners Live Updates Of Animal Slaughter Numbers

The clock is part of the Million Dollar Vegan campaign which was launched by Veganuary Founders Matthew Glover and Jane Land earlier this week

February 8, 2019

Vegfund Is Giving Away Grants To Vegan Advocates

The organization says they want to 'empower vegan advocates worldwide' and help 'inspire people to choose and maintain a vegan lifestyle'

February 8, 2019

Giant Anti-Leather Billboard Placed Near Shopping Center By Vegan Activists

The board urges shoppers to opt for vegan fabrics instead, highlighting that animals suffer so their skins can be used for fashion, and that alternatives are available

February 6, 2019

From Proud Fast Food Manager To Vegan Activist: The Power Of Investigations

Seeing photos from an undercover investigation showed one fast food kitchen manager that animal farming was not the industry she thought it was

February 4, 2019

The Official Animal Rights March Is Back For 2019

In 2018, the annual vegan march, founded by the animal rights organization Surge, had over 28,000 global participants from four different countries

February 1, 2019

Emergency Pig Vigil Due To 'Risk Of Freezing To Death'

Activists protested against the transportation of livestock, as the temperature plummets, with wind chill values near -35 degrees Celsius

January 29, 2019

UK Farmers Furious As Vegan Activists Publish Map Of Dairy Farms

The campaigners behind the interactive map want to expose what they describe as the 'dirty business' of dairy farming - but farmers feel they are being exposed to harrassment

January 28, 2019

'It's Never Too Late To Change' Says 97-Year-Old Vegan

Anne Evers ditched animal products when she was 95-years-old. Since then she has grown a large social media following, sharing snippets of her inspiring life online

January 27, 2019

Activist Earthling Ed Has Done A TEDx Talk On Veganism

One of the biggest names in the vegan community, Ed Winters, commonly known as Earthling Ed, was invited to deliver a speech on veganism at Lund University in Sweden

January 27, 2019

Vegan Star Chris Packham To Call Out Royal Family For Hunting

The BBC presenter and wildlife expert plans to have some 'cheeky little words' with the Royals about hunting when he goes to collect his CBE from Buckingham Palace

January 25, 2019

Activists Protest Against McDonald's For Its 'Grotesque' Animal Cruelty

One campaigner said the fast food giant 'puts chickens through hell' - and said it 'wields enormous power to transform animal welfare standards for millions of livestock'

January 25, 2019

Vegan Anti-Wool Billboards Placed In Major US Cities

The boards urge people to opt for animal-free fibers and avoid supporting cruelty by ditching wool. The campaign follows a number of high profile exposes, revealing animal abuse in the wool industry

January 24, 2019

Leading Vegan Activist Mounts Campaign Calling On Piers Morgan To Stop Defending Animal Abuse

Advocate Joey Carbstrong has taken some of the TV host's arguments against veganism - and criticizes their credibility and validity

January 23, 2019

Vegan 'Dominion' Director Challenges Top Politician To A Public Debate Over Animal Agriculture

The challenge follows the release of an interactive map of factory farms and slaughterhouses - which has prompted rage from some farmers who want to maintain the privacy of their operations

January 21, 2019

Makers Of Vegan Film 'Dominion' Release Map Of 5,000 Factory Farms And Slaughterhouses

'Dominion' director Chris Delforce says they are opening the map up to the public 'in an effort to force transparency on an industry dependent on secrecy'

January 20, 2019

Activists Protest Against Brighton's Fur And Leather Shops

Animal rights organization Direct Action Everywhere, DxE, marched through the streets of Brighton to call out businesses for selling fur and leather

January 18, 2019

61 Calves Rescued From Dairy Farm By Vegan Campaigners

The animals are now being rehomed following their removal from Big Island Dairy in Ookala coordinated by Hawaii Lava Flow Animal Rescue Network

January 17, 2019

Worried Dairy Bosses Call For 'Zero Tolerance' Of Vegan Movement

Industry figures admitted they are facing a number of problems - with the 'normalization' of veganism and celebrities and athletes just one of the issues facing their ailing industry

January 16, 2019

Vegans Shouldn't Worry About Seeming 'Extreme' - It's Animal Exploitation That's Extreme

'When there's an urgent situation - such as a threat to life - we'll usually go the extra mile and do what needs to be done. We drop our vanity and stop worrying what people will think of us.'

January 14, 2019

UK's Status As 'World Leader' In Veganism Is Victory For Activism Not Capitalism

But while focus on 'corporate veganism' has brought many benefits for vegans – such as ease of access to products and less pejorative misconceptions - it's not enough

January 8, 2019

Vegan Activist Storms Field at NCAA National Championship Game To Protest Animal Suffering

The activist said animal abuse - not animal rescue - is the crime, and called on Levi's Stadium to 'take a stand for transparency and compassion, and cut ties with animal-abusing corporations that suppress whistleblowers'

January 7, 2019

'Go Vegan Or We Die' Vegan Activists Say While Protesting Brazil's New President

The campaigners called on the new president to try Veganuary, saying that ditching animal products is essential to save the Amazon

January 3, 2019

Vegan Activists Rescue Ducks From Slaughterhouse In Daring Action

The action aimed to raise awareness of the way ducks are farmed without access to surface water, and culminated in 19 ducks being saved from death

January 2, 2019

How To Use Your Skills To Become A Better Vegan Activist

Aiyana Goodfellow is a passionate animal rights activist. She uses her skills to advocate through writing and speaking at events. Here she shares advice on how to raise your activism game

December 23, 2018

Whole Foods Drops Charges Against Vegan Activist After Video Goes Viral

The founder of an animal rights network was charged with 'threatening bodily injury' after asking a Whole Foods manager whether the company sources meat from factory farms

December 23, 2018

Turkeys 'Eaten Alive' On Award-Winning UK Farm

Footage shared by animal protection company Animal Equality shows 'extreme suffering and cannibalism' on a farm that supplies turkeys to high-end shops and pubs

December 21, 2018

2,000 Giant Pro-Vegan Posters Launched Across The UK And Ireland

The campaign founder says the posters 'remind us of our victims; they remind us that each one of us is morally obliged to stop using other animals and go vegan'

December 18, 2018

Vegan Activists Protest In Waitrose To Raise Awareness Of Animal Suffering

The campaigners formed a human shield around the supermarket's meat aisle in a bid to make people think about turkeys who'd been slaughtered for Christmas

December 18, 2018

Undercover Exposé Reveals 'Horrifically Deformed' Turkeys At Major Factory Farm

Vegan activists say the footage shows the 'bleak reality' of farming across the UK - a country which is meant to have the highest welfare standards in the world

December 14, 2018

OPINION: Don't Be Embarrassed By Vegan Activism - It's Not About You

Activism isn't about being comfortable - it's about opening minds and changing the world

December 14, 2018

Vegan Activists Shut Down Chicken Slaughterhouse In Australia

They wanted to bring attention to the millions of birds who suffer and are killed every year

December 13, 2018

Activists And Slaughterhouse Staff Eat Vegan Christmas Meal Together

The advocates, who take part in vigils twice a week to comfort the animals and raise awareness their suffering, said only love can dispel hate

December 10, 2018

Consumers Urged To Ditch Turkey This Christmas By Vegan Activists

More than 2 million turkeys die in the UK in December alone - most trapped in cramped, dirty sheds, unable to display natural behaviors

December 4, 2018

Vegan Activists Call On Farm To Release Turkeys Who Were Destined For Auction

A farm planned to auction the birds during its Winter Fayre. Now it has canceled the auction following complaints - but refuses to release the animals to a sanctuary

December 3, 2018

Vegan Campaigners Urge Travel Giant TUI To Ditch SeaWorld

The huge travel company is being asked to follow the example of others similar businesses, and stop offering trips to the controversial amusement park

December 3, 2018

100 Animal Activists Lock Down Farm After Footage Shows 'Extreme Violence'

They said they want to dismantle the system which oppresses animals, and 'enslaves, exploits, and harms' them

November 30, 2018

Among The Carnage Of Christmas, Vegans Have A Moral Duty To Act

The discomfort we may feel when advocating for animals is dwarfed by their suffering. At this time of year, when many people consume more flesh than usual, we should speak up

November 27, 2018

Vegan Billboard Aims To Protect Cows And Hens From Sexual Exploitation

The new billboard says 'You Can’t Be an Egg-Eating Feminist', explaining how eggs and dairy are a 'product of the abuse of females'

November 22, 2018

Antispeciesist Activists Shut Down Slaughterhouse By Sitting On Kill Floor

Around 135 activists took part in the 20-hour action at one of Switzerland's biggest abattoirs

November 21, 2018

Vegan Actor James Cromwell Takes Dead Piglet Inside Utah Capitol Building In Protest

The long-time passionate advocate for veganism and animal rights wanted to bring political attention to suffering experienced by pigs on large factory farms

November 20, 2018

Vegan Actor James Cromwell Rescues 100 Turkeys With DxE

The passionate animal rights activist teamed up with the global animal protection network to save animals from slaughter

November 20, 2018

Dairy Farmers Refuse To Let Their Farms Be Filmed - Turning Down £6,000

Activists claim farmers don't want animal suffering documented as the footage would show calves being removed from their mothers - which is distressing for both

November 19, 2018

Big Dairy Brands Vegan Activists 'Triggered Terrorists'

Western United Dairymen has issued a newsletter on how to fight against animal activists - branding them a 'domestic terrorist threat'

November 18, 2018

Shocking Undercover Footage Exposes Cruelty At High-Speed Chicken Slaughter Plant

Workers can be seen punching, shoving or throwing birds. The footage also documents birds slowly drowning in stunning baths

November 16, 2018

'Confronting' Farmers Doesn't Show Vegans Are Angry - But Are Well-Adjusted Social Leaders

Maybe farmers need to consider if, feeling insecure, they are judging vegans more harshly than they deserve?

November 15, 2018

Vegan Campaigners Release New 'Horrifying' Footage Of Animal Abuse On Sheep Farms

Undercover filming shows workers ' violently beating and kicking' animals

November 13, 2018

New Series Launched To 'Empower Vegan Womxn Activists'

The series on Instagram Live is called Empowered Womxn Empowering Womxn

November 10, 2018

Vegan Actor James Cromwell To Rescue 100 Turkeys From Slaughterhouse

He will work with activists with DxE and a Mormon turkey farmer to save the animals

November 6, 2018

Vegan Investigation Reveals 'Shocking Suffering Of Captive UK Reindeer'

Campaigners are calling on event organizers to stop using live captive reindeer in public events

November 3, 2018

Over 3,000 Vegan Activists March For Animal Rights In Germany

The action in Hamburg celebrated World Vegan Day

November 1, 2018

The Save Movement Joins Forces With Vegan 'Lifeline' Campaign Creating 'Powerhouse'

Animal advocates from both groups will promote an anti-speciesist message

November 1, 2018

A Vegan World Is Coming: We Will Make It Happen

Be a rebel. Be vegan. Be a vegan activist. One day, the majority will be right. One day, the majority will be vegan

October 31, 2018

Vet 'Haunted' By Horrific Animal Suffering On Angora Farms In China

She says it is now her mission to put a stop to the industry

October 30, 2018

BBC Launches Program On Vegan Activists - Featuring The Earthlings Experience

The program shows activists battling against animal exploitation

October 30, 2018

Vegan Activists Call For CCTV In Sheep Shearing Sheds After Horrific Exposé

Undercover footage revealed animals being punched, kicked, and jabbed with clippers

October 26, 2018

Non-Graphic Vegan Video Exposes Horror Of Animal Experimentation

More than 100 million animals are killed in U.S. laboratories every year

October 24, 2018

Giant Anti-Dairy Billboard Appears In London As Part Of Vegan Campaign

The board will been seen by more than 7 million people

October 24, 2018

Vegan Activists Stage Silent Protest In Front Of Tesco Meat Aisle

They wanted to highlight the suffering of farmed animals

October 23, 2018

Vegan Activists Call For End To 'Squalid' Fur Farming In Ireland

The country's industry kills around 200,000 animals every year

October 22, 2018

Vegan Activists Facing Felony Charges After Trying To Remove Live Calf From 'Dead Pile' On Farm

Campaigners say the arrests reflect a 'lack of governmental action in the face of animal cruelty'

October 22, 2018

Vegan Anti-Dairy Ad Ditched From Checkout Lanes In Stores For Being 'Offensive'

Stores complained that showing artificial insemination was 'too graphic'

October 11, 2018

Vegan Star Alicia Silverstone Voices Anti-Dairy Animatronic Cow

The cow is part of a campaign to expose the horrors of dairy

October 8, 2018

95,000 Male Calves Shot In A Year: Vegan Activists Hold Demo Outside Dairy UK Head Office

They wanted to highlight the dark side of dairy through the action

October 4, 2018

Giant Pro-Vegan Ads Target Major University Campuses Across The UK

Thousands of people have seen the animal rights message

October 2, 2018

'Animal Rights Isn't A White Thing,' Says Vegan Activist Nikki Ford

The chef and pro bodybuilder says she is inspired by many amazing black activists

October 2, 2018

Vegan Activists Worldwide Fast in Solidarity For Farmed Animals

Today marks the 36th annual World Day for Farmed Animals

October 1, 2018

Giant Anti-Dairy Billboards Appear On UK's Busiest Motorway As Part Of Vegan Campaign

More than 1.5 million people are expected to see the boards

September 30, 2018

67 Vegan Activists Arrested After Attempt To Provide Medical Care To Chickens

The activists are faced with felony charges and over $1.3 million bond

September 30, 2018

"Real Men Protect The Innocent": Model And Actor Richie Kul On All Things Vegan

This public figure says compassion and strength 'go hand in hand'

September 25, 2018

Undercover Footage Shows How Shooting Industry Slaughters Wildlife

The industry captures wild birds in traps - then kills them

September 24, 2018

Whole Foods' Restraining Order Against 150 Vegan Activists Approved

Campaigners said they wanted to highlight animal cruelty at farms supplying Whole Foods

September 24, 2018

Multiple Companies Ditch Badger Hair After Vegan Exposé Of Industry

A gruesome video showed the animals being beaten with chair legs

September 21, 2018

Whole Foods Sues Vegan Activists 'To Prevent Exposure Of Animal Abuse'

But activists say they will escalate their protests to highlight animals cruelty

September 18, 2018

BREAKING: Earthling Ed to Open Non-Profit Vegan Diner in Central London

The cafe will act as a space to create income for the Surge Activism collective

September 17, 2018

Joey Carbstrong Urges Vegans To Sign Up For Free 'Vegan Warrior Summit'

The summit premiers worldwide September 19th. Sign up for your FREE summit pass!

September 17, 2018

'Vegetarian' Honks Repeatedly At Activists Comforting Pigs Headed To Slaughter

The woman honked for nearly a minute in a display described as 'heartless'

September 14, 2018

Celebrities And Activists Come Together For Vegan 'March Of Silence'

Campaigners were silent in solidarity with animals

September 11, 2018

Major Nationwide Pro-Vegan University Campaign Supported By Evanna Lynch

Actor Peter Egan and MP Kerry McCarthy also support the initiative

September 11, 2018

Investigation Reveals 'Horrific' Abuse Of Donkeys And Mules In Santorini

Animal campaigners have urged Greek Authorities to stop the cruelty

September 7, 2018

OPINION: Where Are All The Vegans?

Should more people get involved in activism?

September 6, 2018

Vegan Activists To Protest Toronto International Film Festival Over Canada Goose Sponsorship

The brand is controversial because of its inhumane treatment of animals

September 4, 2018

Police Officer Turns Full-Time Vegan Activist After Learning About Horrors Of Dairy

A passionate animal advocate, Hoppe says doing what's right is more important than fitting in

September 4, 2018

Activists Call For Help As England's Badgers Are Being Slaughtered

The animals are being culled - and this time the cull zones are larger

August 30, 2018

Activists Aim To Break Record For Longest 'Human Chain For Animal Rights'

The upcoming event will also feature info booths and animal rights organizations

August 29, 2018

12-Year-Old Aiyana Goodfellow Takes Stand For Animals At London March

The young activist urged listeners to join her in the fight for animal liberation

August 28, 2018

Vegan Activist Earthling Ed Gives Speech To Record Crowd At Animal Rights March

The passionate advocate said major change is coming

August 24, 2018

Campaigners Claim Success In Major Anti-Dairy Campaign

A leading animal organization campaigned in central London