The controversial plans have been described as 'bordering on the definition of insanity' by the Australian Conservation Foundation
The Vegan Society has sent formal letters to the major UK political parties, explaining the positive impacts a plant-based diet can have on both the planet and human health
Emma Hurst has promised she won’t be 'some politician full of empty promises', saying she plans to do 'whatever it takes' to make changes for animals
Animal rights charity PETA has contacted the U.S. Representative to highlight the environmental impact of animal agriculture - and ask er to 'promote equity, environmental justice, health, and kindness by recognizing the need for vegan food policies'
The short documentary will be shown to policymakers in a bid to try and inspire change in agricultural policies. It will be followed by a Q&A
The prominent advocate said veganism is not associated with any particular political party, as 'animal rights know no political party boundaries'
The first African-American US Senator, and former mayor of Newark, has openly critiqued the unsustainability of animal agriculture, labeling it a 'tragic reality'
Politicians often shy away from talking about what people put on their plates, saying they don't want a 'nanny state'. But we need our representatives to take problems with our food systems more seriously
The honor recognizes her 'tireless efforts to help end animal testing'
The dogs will have sections of their brains removed before being euthanized
We will miss our 2050 targets to cut climate emissions unless we change our diets
She wants to change Australia's political climate and 'fix the country's history of animal cruelty'
According to campaigners, new legislation - Prop 12 - will benefit millions of animals
The State is considered to be the hub of the country's dog-racing industry
Undercover footage revealed animals being punched, kicked, and jabbed with clippers
Environment Secretary Michael Gove has launched a consultation
One MEP warned there will be 'more plastic than fish in the sea by 2050'
Politicians usually claim diet is a 'personal choice' - but how much longer can they say it?
The party has urged the Government to reduce animal suffering
The dedicated animal advocate delivered 10,000 signatures to 10 Downing Street
While the practice is rare, it is legal in 44 states
Health professionals have applauded the move
The move was a response to politicians' plans to spend $50 bailing out dairy farmers
Campaigners say it is too hard for consumers to know how many animals are reared in low-welfare 'factory farm' conditions
The physicians want an investigation believing the dairy industry may have had too much influence
The code has been updated as part of a raft of animal welfare reforms
The move has been described as a 'major breakthrough' by campaigners
Abusers will face up to five years in jail under draft legislation
It is technically legal to eat a 'humanely killed' animal you 'own'
Scottish schoolchildren are not eating enough fruit and vegetables on average
Exports have slowed as a result of new tariffs
The issue is being taken increasingly seriously by politicians
Politicians have created a number of schemes to reduce plastic waste
Labour and Tory MPs feared an elephant ivory-only ban could put other animals at a greater risk from poaching
The Government wants to tackle the criminals trafficking endangered species
The Government wants to support the 'long-term health of the marine environment'
The politician says fur production cannot be cruelty-free
He has sold more than 20 million records worldwide
A budget resolution introduced by the House Republican Study Committee includes Physicians Committee Proposal for SNAP
Environment Secretary Michael Gove is reportedly under pressure from campaigners
Environment Secretary Michael Gove said 'animals deserve respect and care'
Organizations involved include PETA, PCRM, and the Freedom Project among others
Fur farming is banned in the UK - but fur products can still be legally imported from other countries
City Board Members say the ordinance will 'usher in new political movement for animals'
The actor spoke out about the brutality of the fur trade
Many Brits want to see imports of the fabric banned after Brexit
The proposed law has been described as 'history in the making'
The cull faces fierce public opposition
But activists wants to make sure new codes are properly enforced
The trade is extremely unpopular with animal welfarists and the wider public
Lab-grown alternatives are set to hit shelves soon
Cameras will become mandatory in all slaughterhouses in England under new rules
The group wants to see more transparency and alternative methods used
The plans are part of a strategy for a 'green Brexit'
The move would be a response to Labour's recent plans
Campaigners have welcomed the news
The Environment Secretary said he wants to see companion animals 'get the right start in life.
The consultation deadline is fast approaching
Campaigners don't think culling is ever humane
Politician will also extend the 5p plastic bag charge to all shops
Draft proposals have been repeatedly blocked over the last few years
These horrific devices cause untold suffering to numerous animals
It is believed May wants to win the support of younger voters
The long-awaited guidance advises Canadians to 'choose mostly plant-based foods'
The politician hopes vegans' dietary choices are 'respected by retailers'
The consultation will give people an opportunity to share their thoughts on the draft bill
Venues would include schools, prisons, old people's homes, and other public buildings
Campaigners have asked for further clarification on which animals will be covered by new legislation
He said humans have created an 'apocalypse'
And her party is rumored to enjoy vegan hotdogs...
Animal campaigners have welcomed the move
The Government has denied animal welfare laws will be weaker after Brexit
The Minister should take the most siginificant step towards sustainable living
The Environment Secretary has shared an official statement
The Chancellor wants to tackle some environmental issues
Do politicians believe that animals have no feelings or emotions?
Welfarist organizations are concerned this could affect how animals are treated
A number of welfarists have welcomed the proposals - but vegan campaigners say they don't go far enough
The Council Leader said he proposed the ban on 'animal welfare grounds'
The politician resigned shortly after making the controversial remark
The study found that social justice plays a deciding factor in sticking to the vegan lifestyle
Groundbreaking events are occurring in Germany, where for the first time in world history, a vegan party will be taking part in a general election
The AWP wants animal welfare to become part of the legislative decion-making process
Rumors the politician may be going plant-based are currently breaking the internet
The law will protect domestic pets and wild animals from abuse
The politician has suffered ill health in recent years
Plant-based is on the menu at the political institution
Communications show the organizations could not agree on what terminology to use
There is a lack of support for this contentious issue
The move has been hailed as a victory for dairy
The US politician has annoyed some vegans with her stance
The PM promised a free vote on the controversial blood sport
Many believe the youth vote hugely influenced the election result