January 3, 2018

China's Ban On Its Ivory Trade Now In Effect

China is widely believed to be the world's largest consumer of ivory

November 27, 2017

Major Polish Politician Admits He Is Against Fur Farming

The former PM said banning the practice was a matter of mercy for animals

November 7, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn Vegan Christmas Sweaters Are Now A Thing

You can now get yourself a festive Corbs sweater

November 1, 2017

BAN: India Puts An End To Wild Animal Circuses

Wild animals are now prohibited in circuses countrywide

October 23, 2017

Circus Elephants Are Now Banned In New York

This is a major milestone for animal lovers

September 18, 2017

BAN: China Prohibits European Cheese For Containing 'Too Much Bacteria'

European officials are concerned with the new ban

May 18, 2017

Politicians in Denmark Are Going Vegan to Save the Planet

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” Politicians in Denmark are following that beloved quote by going vegan out of their concern for the environment. Here’s why.

April 10, 2017

Butchers Blast Berlusconi For 'Damaging Meat Industry'

Former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi has infuriated Italy's meat industry by joining a vegetarian campaign and "adopting" five lambs that would have been butchered for Easter.

February 21, 2017

German Government In Discord After MEAT BANNED At Functions

Fury erupts within Angela Merkel’s government after the environment minister bans meat at official functions

February 4, 2017

Trump Heralds New Era Of Animal Abuse

How much of a hit will animals and the climate take as the Trump administration removes access to the Animal Welfare Act?

January 20, 2017

Climate Change Plans Rescinded By Trump Administration

All mentions of 'climate change' have been removed from the official website

January 13, 2017

France Passes Bill Ordering Cameras In ALL Slaughterhouses

The French National Assembly passed a bill for mandatory cameras in all slaughterhouses from 2018

January 12, 2017

Animal-Tested Cosmetics BANNED In Switzerland

Swiss officials make progress towards removing cruelty from beauty products

January 12, 2017

Moby Refuses To Play For Trump

The musician and animal rights activist said he'd only play if president-elect Donald Trump agreed to release his tax returns

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 8, 2016

£5 Bank Notes Unsuitable for Vegans and Vegetarians – Causes Outcry

Why many are enraged about the inclusion of animal fat in new UK bank note

December 3, 2016

New Film Showcases The Progress The Vegan Movement Has Made Throughout 2016

Vegan 2016 has launched, which demonstrates how veganism has increased in popularity in the last 12 months

November 17, 2016

Interview With Vegan Activist Gene Baur

Klaus from Plant Based News sits down with long-time vegan activist Gene Baur to talk about the progress the vegan movement has made recently

November 6, 2016

Veganism in 2015 - Short Documentary

Last year, Klaus produced a film about the progress in the vegan movement over the couse of 2015

October 19, 2016

Powerful Coalition Worth $3.3 Trillion Tells Big Ag To Go Plant-Based

More evidence suggests the global reliance on animal agriculture is unsustainable