March 6, 2019

New York Passes 'Landmark' Bill To Offer Plant-Based Options In Hospitals

The bill will now move to the New York State Senate, where, if passed, becomes NY State Law

September 4, 2018

Moose Drowns After Retreating From Group Of Photographers

The animal was surrounded after swimming across Lake Champlain

August 30, 2018

Dr. Neal Barnard Praises NYC Hospital's New Plant-Based Lifestyle Medicine Program

Patients with chronic diseases including diabetes and heart disease will be offered intensive support as well as a whole food plant-based diet

August 8, 2018

New York Restaurant Launches Vegan Meat - Made From Watermelon

The new dish is part of a bid to cater to vegans and vegetarians

July 28, 2018

Farmer Killed In Dairy Industry Accident

Local police described such incidents as 'occupational hazards'

July 3, 2018

10 Top Vegan-Friendly Cities

Traveling as a vegan just got more exciting

March 24, 2018

NY Lawmakers Want To Ban Processed Meat In Schools

Four councilmembers introduced the motion 'to protect the health and well-being of New York City's children'

February 6, 2018

Joaquin Phoenix Anti-Wool Advert Launched To Coincide With New York Fashion Week

The vegan actor often speaks out on animal cruelty issues

February 2, 2018

New York Proposes Banning Import And Sale Of New Animal Tested Cosmetics

Cruelty Free International has been supporting the campaign

January 8, 2018

1,300 School District Employees In New York Undertake Whole Food Plant Based Diet Challenge

The effort was spearheaded by Doug Schmidt, who overhauled his health with a vegan diet

November 17, 2017

New York Magazine Introduces Extensive Vegan Encyclopedia For Omnivores

The comprehensive guide to vegan food has been trending as the most viewed story since

October 27, 2017

Ex Vegan Goes Back To Eating Meat 'After Dreaming Of Steak'

"I started dreaming of steak. I mean, x-rated, slow-mo, sizzling food-porn dreams..."

October 23, 2017

Circus Elephants Are Now Banned In New York

This is a major milestone for animal lovers

October 17, 2017

New York Is The Best City For Vegans, New Report Says

NYC is closely followed by Portland

October 6, 2017

Brooklyn School Adopts Fully Meat Free Menu

The school is the first in Brooklyn to ditch meat altogether from its menu

October 3, 2017

Vegan Celebrity Chef To Open Plant Based Mexican Restaurant In New York

The vegan spot will be featuring classic Mexican dishes

October 2, 2017

World's First Lab Made Leather Debuts In NYC

The biotechnology firm uses yeast cell lines that produce animal-free collagen

September 21, 2017

Vegan Takeover? Former Dairy Brand Releases Aquafaba Egg Replacer

The former dairy company has been rebranded as entirely plant-based

September 13, 2017

Whole Foods Market To Debut Vegan Tuna Sushi Rolls

They've been described as the world's 'first fishless tuna sushi'

September 5, 2017

Moby-Backed Vegan Cocktail Bar Opens In New York

This is part of a plan to tranform 15 restaurants and bars into vegan businesses

May 16, 2017

Business Dropped Meat from Menu...And Saw Profits Rise

New York eatery took in more cash in the months before closure