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Florida Woman Accused Of Stuffing Dog In Car's Trunk MIAMI - A Brevard County woman is facing animal cruelty charges after she was videotaped putting an emaciated dog in the trunk of her car.

Marks & Spencer Just Launched Vegan Chocolate Buttons Marks and Spencer has launched vegan chocolate buttons. But they're not just any vegan chocolate buttons. They're M&S Raspberry, Cranberry and Orange Dark Chocolate Buttons. Instagram account Vegan Food UK posted about the new vegan sweets. "New-ish raspberry chocolate buttons at M&S!," it wrote.

Is the Amazon burning because of American meat consumption? It has dire potential consequences for the entire planet. As news media has so rightly has pointed out - the Amazon is being devastated directly because of American meat consumption. What can we do help the Amazon? CNN reports "The vast majority of the fires have been set by loggers and ranchers to clear land for cattle.

"No Sh t" Says Ecologist As Pesticides Cause 500M Bee Deaths Brazil has seen half a billion bee deaths over three months after relaxing its pesticide regulation. According to The Guardian, 193 products containing chemicals banned in the EU have been registered in Brazil in the last three years - breeding results which Penn State applied insect ecologist John Tooker says were to be expected.

Cafe Siili The summer cafe is located in the beautiful old Käpylä neighborhood in Helsinki. I would recommend a bike ride from the city as it is such a pretty way going here. The great thing about getting around in Helsinki is that you can rent bikes at lot's of different locations.

Puy Lentil Soup With Tomatoes - Winter Is Comi…. Nope, Not Gonna Say It It's been raining almost all day long in Helsinki today. When I say rain, think of a huge bulk of water pouring down from the sky. Seriously, there were no drops, there was one MASSIVE drop I believe. So of course, this horrible weather immediately prompted me to make soup.

Daiya Stuffed MacN Daiya Pi Mac N Daiya was prepared as normal for a second. Imagination was evident and severely utilized. Fire roasted tomatoes, Chives and Cucumber were added to the slightly undercooked Mac. Crushed Red Peppers and Soy 'chorizo' was mixed in on a low//medium heat before adding the mouth watering Daiya 'cheese'.

Is Vegan Leather Just A Fad? From Elon Musk's vegan Tesla, to the increasing focus on sustainable fashion.

Compatible Cuisine What do you do when you are a vegan and fall in love with a carnivore? It may seem like a big problem or issue but actually when there are food differences or if one person struggles with food allergies, its not difficult to make some simple adjustments to meal preparation to make tasty meals that everyone can enjoy.

UK Chain Greggs To Veganize Menu Favorites UK grab-and-go giant Greggs has announced that it is developing vegan versions of its bestselling products. Greggs CEO Roger Whiteside told reporters last month about plans for a vegan donut, and has since revealed that the brand's developers are working on everything from vegan pasties to steak bakes.

Arson in the Amazon Rain Forest Cowspiracy - Google Search. The Amazon is burning because the world eats so much meat. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 7,831 other followers. Follow.

PETA Petitions To Remove Animals From Tregembo Animal Park "Hellhole" Animal advocacy group PETA is petitioning for a US zoo to retire its captive animals to sanctuaries where they may receive adequate care. The petition - which addresses Tregembo Animal Park in Wilmington, North Carolina - can be seen here.

Berlin's Traffic Lights Want You to Go Vegan Traffic lights with the messages "go vegan" and "stop meat" have appeared in Berlin. Previously, similar traffic lights were spotted in Brussels.

Devon police apologise for calling animal rights activists 'idiots' Undercover filming obtained by campaign group Stop the Cull reveals a police liaison officer advising farmers and marksmen involved in executing the policy on how to deal with activists and saying he would confiscate cameras set up to monitor badger traps.

Hiking: Icicle Gorge Loop This hike was on my 'to-do' list this summer, and we just happened to do it on August 11th…which was my due date with Todd five years ago. The last time Eric and I hiked the gorge was July 5, 2014, when I was ~35 weeks pregnant. Although the trail is basically flat, I remember feeling much more tired back then!

This week's FOIA round-up: USDA adopts a new "hands-off" animal welfare policy, ICE is putting mentally ill migrants in solitary confinement, and an L In this week's FOIA round-up, the number of animal welfare citations issued by the USDA has decreased by 65% under the Trump Administration, Immigration and Customs Enforcement is placing record numbers of migrants in solitary confinement, many of whom are mentally ill, L.A.

Fantastic News for Foxes! Luxury Brand Balmain Bans Fur Today, fur is as dead as the poor animals it was stolen from, and any designers not clued up enough to see that may as well hang up their sewing needles now. What You Can Do. Fur farming has been illegal in Britain for nearly two decades, but fur items are still being imported for sale here.

Quorn Launches New Vegan Mid-Week Winners Tex-Mex food never fails to satisfy, but can be heavy on meat and largely calorific. With this in mind, Quorn, the popular meat-free brand, is introducing two new Tex-Mex inspired products. Vegan and low in calories, but big on flavour, they're also made with a healthy source of protein.

Vegan parents avoid jail for starving baby on strict diet, halting her development An Australian couple who fed their baby daughter a strict vegan diet that left her severely malnourished have avoided serving a jail sentence. The 35-year-old man and 33-year-old woman from Sydney, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were given an 18-month jail term Thursday which will be served as a community order.

57% of Summer Vegan Pledge survey respondents to remain vegan
 Following on from our very successful Summer Vegan Pledge, which takes place every June, the follow-up survey shows that 57% of respondents have decided to remain vegan.
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21 Vegan Snacks That Are Filling, Delicious, and Nutritionist-Approved If you're looking for a healthy vegan snack that you can purchase at the store, there are plenty of options. Here are the best healthy vegan snacks, as recommended by a nutritionist.

Chippenham Vegan Fair Feast on delicious vegan food, shop a range of fantastic cruelty free products, visit the Vegan Human Book Library or even find your soulmate by taking part in our speed dating session! Sunday 27 October 2019.

Norfolk vegans call for scrapping of butcher shops I monitor what is on the supermarket shelves and the vegan products are always the ones left on the shelves. "We are a meat eating nation, particularly in this county and in fact, meat consumption has gone up. Vegans are in a minority but there is a huge industry which relies on meat.

Maui Moisture Color Protection Sea Minerals Shampoo & Conditioner It's been awhile since I've done an actual beauty product review so today I'm talking about the latest shampoo and conditioner I've been using called the Maui Moisture Color Protection Sea Minerals Shampoo and Conditioner. I've been using this shampoo for a few weeks now and I absolutely love it.

A Vegan Bob's Burgers Pop-Up Kicks Off in Houston Next Month The pop-up's first burger offering is the Baby You Can Chive My Car burger, which boasts a Beyond Meat patty that's infused with dairy-free mozzarella and topped with a vegan sour cream and mustard spread, garnished with "four wheels" of fried pickles, and served with a side of air-fried french fries.

Eight Spots for Vegan Barbecue in Denver These Denver restaurants and smokehouses serve at least one vegan option, from smoke jackfruit to saucy barbecue sandwiches.

Southampton Vegan Festival The Southampton Vegan Festival returns this year on 2nd November at the O2 Guildhall Southampton. With lots of fantastic stallholders, an exciting schedule of talks and activities and a Kid's Zone, this is a day you don't want to miss!

Autumn Dinner and Dance Evening of entertainment, vegan friendly food, and music from local vegan entertainers all coming together to fundraise for The Naturally Vegan Plot, Cornwall Vegan Festival, Cornwall Allies4Animals and Animal Aid. Food from Mooplehog and the Little Green Vegan Bakery.

The 'Vegan Bros' Launch Vodka Company The activists say they want to mainstream the vegan movement - and describe the drink as 'the easiest "foot-in-the-door" to veganism the world has ever seen'

2020 Porsche Taycan could beat Tesla to market with vegan interior A leather-free interior option is coming for the 2020 Porsche Taycan electric car, as well as a floor made of recycled fiber.

How to live longer: Best diet to protect against cancer and increase life expectancy HOW TO live longer: What you eat has been shown to have a significant impact on life expectancy. When it comes to protecting against the second leading cause of death in the world, cancer, which diet is considered best?

Pete Evans hits out at vegan parents who left child malnourished My Kitchen Rules star Pete Evans, aka "Paleo Pete", has hit out at the vegan parents of a child, who were convicted after depriving their baby of vital nutrients leaving her so malnourished she developed rickets and had no teeth.

10 Amazing and Flavorful Vegan Cuban Recipes! If you're stuck in a recipe rut, there's no better way to get out of it than by exploring another culture's cuisine and learning about their incredible recipes and meals. Learning about other cultures is so important, and if you can do so while also getting to enjoy a delicious meal, then that's even better!

Vegan JUST Egg to launch in 2,000+ Kroger stores across the US Grocery king Kroger has partnered with plant-based startup JUST and will stock JUST Vegan Eggs in more than 2,000 stores across the US, reports CNN. Josh Tetrick - the Co-Founder and CEO of JUST, calls the launch with Kroger, 'a big deal'.

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Pull apart bread - whole wheat I've always had the urge to try and make bread. Don't know why, but I've always thought it looked so cool. And also always thought it was really difficult, but actually… it's not! Whole grain pull apart bread was my first attempt for making bread, and after a few tries it came out really nice.

Greggs working on vegan versions of all its bestselling foods Greggs' chief executive, Roger Whiteside, upped the ante on Friday when he revealed its developers were working on vegan recipes for all of its most popular products. "We are working away to see if we can come up with a version of all our bestselling lines because people want vegan options," Whiteside told LBC.

What Going Vegan for the Environment Means for My Eating Disorder In this op-ed, Caitlin Troutman explains how she balanced starting a vegan diet and her history with disordered eating. "So are you vegan now?" So many people have asked me a variation of this question - friends, coworkers, relatives. In all fairness, I have not made any kind of formal announcement, any dietary-reveal.

Hot Plate: Bentley's, GVO and Bon Fresco open, new menu at Pitango, farmers' market dinner at La Cuchara and more As summer winds down, the Baltimore restaurant scene is heating up. This week brings news of openings, pop-ups, collaborations and a couple terrific-sounding seasonal dinners. Openings and announcements: Gangster Vegan Organics opens in Cross Street Market today.

Animal rights protesters aim to block Smithfield deliveries It's going to be a non-violent, peaceful protest." He said the meat industry has a "significant impact on the climate" and that people "must go vegan" to prevent climate catastrophe.

South America: Innovation awards spotlight vegan, clean label and nutrient-rich solutions FoodIngredientsFirst is the source for news, analysis and insights on the food ingredients sector. Key topics of focus include business news, ingredient launches, research and development and ingredient applications. Content is boosted by video interviews and support from Innova Market Insights and The World of Food Ingredients.

Sweet potato tortilla I'll just kick off with a super simple but really nice recipe. I love me some nice bread-ish dough along side my food. This one is absolutely delicious and really easy to make. Even better: only two ingredients, if you don't count salt and peper ;-). Ingredients, about 8 small tortilla's:.

Eating Plant Based May Help Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Globally, diabetes is on the rise! The World Health Organization reports that the number of people with diabetes has escalated from 108 million in 1980 to 422 million in 2014.

Greggs to expand vegan product range The high street baker Greggs has announced they are roll out new vegan versions of their best-selling products. Greggs chief executive, Roger Whiteside told LBC on Friday morning, "We are plugging away at seeing if we can come up with a vegan version of all our top-selling lines.

Aubergine and tomato curry This is the last recipe I made before my kitchen was renovated. The new kitchen is now ready and I am gradually getting back into the habit of home cooking after coping with microwaved ready meals and takeaways. I also ate out quite lot, including going to the gym to eat in the cafe there.

Top 5 vegan and vegetarian friendly restaurants in Killarney Here we round up the top 5 vegetarian and vegan friendly restaurants in Killarney! The curious cat is a wonderful cafe, as quirky as its name and with attentive and friendly staff. Vegetarians are in their element here - the cafe has a wide range of delectable baked treats, such as banana bread and brownies.

Martha the Cow takes to the streets for World Plant Milk Day! Martha - who is in fact a giant inflatable cow - and Animal Aid collaborated with local vegan restaurant Vegan Express, which is based on Garret Lane, to hand out samples from Vegan Express's new vegan ice-cream bar, which features more than 20 flavours of ice-cream, all of which are 100% vegan.

These vegan and gluten-free fajitas are everything we need for a Friday night feast These vegan and gluten-free fajitas are everything we need for a Friday night feast.

Wahlburgers launch UK’s first ever vegan haggis burger, partnering with Moving Mountains to celebrate Scottish Food & Drink Fortnight. The UK's first vegan haggis burger, the Bonnie Burger, sees Wahlburgers partner with the vegan burger manufacturers Moving Mountains, adding a delicious, limited-edition vegan burger onto the current menu at Wahlburgers in Covent Garden.

North African Spice and Honey Eggplants I love eggplants and am always on the lookout for new ways to cook them. When I saw this recipe in Claudia Roden's A New Book on Middle Eastern Food, I knew I had hit the jackpot. Spicy and sweet were the two words that enticed me into trying this out.

Grandmother Moore's tomato relish "Sweet Roma tomatoes, grassy licorice tarragon, thin purple eggplants and small crisp beans thrived in a series of old wine barrels that sat in the tiny square." N.M. Kelby, "White Truffles in Winter" There are two reasons why I have actually tasted recipes like today's tomato relish.

World's first vegan ETF prepares to hit markets The world's first vegan index product, the US Vegan Climate Exchange Traded ETF, is being launched on 10 September by Beyond Investing, a firm made up of vegan finance professionals in the US, Switzerland, and the UK.

Lark Ellen Farms Granola Lark Ellen Farms is leading the pack in redefining what granola is and can be. Instead of oats as a base, this California-based company uses organically grown and certified nuts and seeds and takes them through a process of sprouting to help make the nutrients more easily absorbable when consumed.

Random: Cooking Mama: Cookstar Receives Award From PETA For Including Vegetarian Mode Animal rights organisation PETA normally makes video game headlines when it calls out a particular title for this or that, but this time it's rather different.

Mango Granita I first came across a granita recipe in the summer of 2009 and thought "That looks easy and delicious. I'm going to make that." And then ten years passed. But I did make granita, and it was/is easy and delicious, and now I'm here to tell you to do the same.

Crispy Asian Tofu Salad I created this recipe, recently, when I couldn't make up my mind on what exactly to eat, actually, LOL. It has the perfect blend of sweet, savory AND spicy, all put into one! This dish is so simple, not too time consuming and has so many nutritional values on top of its mouthwatering taste.

A Vegan All You Can Eat Gnocchi Day Is Happening Next Month! Attention all Italian food lovers and vegans, get your stretchy pants ready because a a 'Nonna's All You Can Eat Gnocchi Day' is coming! The dining event will be held by local vegan restaurant The Lost Deli, famous for serving up scrumptious 100% plant-based menu items.

How to avoid meat at Pig Out: Options for vegetarians and vegans Don't let the name ruin the fun: Pig Out in the Park isn't all about the pigs. Or the meats. In fact, in the food festival's 40 years in Spokane, some might consider it decidedly vegetarian-friendly with mounds of desserts, appetizers and all things deep fried, including mac and cheese.

Top Five Vegan Pantry Staples There are but a few items in my pantry that set off a wild panic deep within my heart whenever I notice their startling and unfortunate absence. These pantry staples are incredibly important, and yet somehow I never seem to realize when I'm running low or out of them until it's too late.

Vegan bakeries gaining traction in Seoul Vegan bakeries started to emerge in Seoul just a couple of years ago.  Eschewing the usual wheat, butter, yeast, milk and eggs, vegan bakeries create their goods with alternative ingredients such as soy milk, brown rice or coconut oil.

Going vegan on the face With more consumers opposing animal testing and the use of animal-derived ingredients, a number of vegan beauty brands have popped up in recent years. Lee Ha-na, founder and CEO of vegan skin care brand Melixir, speaks during a press event arranged by Airbnb on Aug.

Korea’s vegan scene, through eyes of an expat The writer, a vegan since the early 1990s, has lived in Korea for more than 15 years. - Ed. It was Aug. 7, three days before "A Piece of Vegan Festival" at Seoul Innovation Park in Eunpyeong, northwestern Seoul. One of the organizers, Kang So-yang, posted a picture of the venue on Facebook.

Z’houg The fresh aroma of cilantro, robust flavor of garlic, and stinging hot pepper are combined together with spices to create this perfect spicy condiment. Z'houg is the Yemenite version of hot sauce, although it is not exactly a sauce, but rather a paste.

Montezuma's launch new vegan truffle bites These fun 120g grab bags full of vegan friendly soft-centred salted peanut butter truffles are covered in dark chocolate and are a wonderful addition to Montezuma's on the go chocolate offering. Montezuma's Truffle Bites.

Fighting For Animal Rights Walking along the boardwalk on Saturday night, you could not help but notice an unusual activity near Low Tide Bar - people standing in a square formation, dressed in black, wearing white masks with painted on features, holding screens that projected graphic footage of animals used for food, entertainment, clothing and experimentation.

Imperfect Produce So I finally ordered a small box of organic produce from Imperfect Produce. It was fairly simple. A few days before they sent it I was able to choose what I wanted. This is what I got:. What is Imperfect Produce? Basically, it's fruits, veggies, and some pantry staples that for some reason won't sell in a store.

Blueberry Cream Cheese Danish I've had an unusual craving for Danishes lately. I'm not sure what ignited it, but I'm okay with caving to this particular hankering, especially as I don't think, prior to coming up with this recipe, I've had a Danish since my pre-vegan days. Until recently, plant-based versions of this sweet, layered delight were rarely spotted in bakeries.

Boy, 11, becomes 'world's youngest' restaurant boss with vegan Caribbean pop-up Omari learned to cook aged seven after his mum, Leah McQueen, 32, fell ill with "paralysing" migraines.Dad Jermaine taught the kids to cook for her, as he had to work. The youngster has since given up meat and developed vegan Caribbean fare such as award-winning Dipalicious dips.

Vegan Things to Do in L.A. This Weekend: August 23-25 Here’s what’s happening this weekend.

7-Eleven Launches Vegan Beyond Meat Sausage Topped Pizza "This partnership marks our entrance into the c-store category and an exciting opportunity to partner with one of the largest global brands," commented Chuck Muth, Chief Growth Officer at Beyond Meat.

The Secret to Making Lasting Change We all know how tough it is to make a major life change. Even in the face of compelling medical evidence, a pleading family member, or strict doctor's orders, we tend to resist making necessary lifestyle upgrades that are not pleasurable, simple or convenient.

Shirataki Noodles with Sambal braised Kale Meet shirataki noodles, the zero-calorie, low-carb noodle that will change your life! They are made of Konjac, or Konjac Yam. Glucomannan starch is extracted from the yam, then turned into a substance called konnyaku. Konnyaku is then shredded into traditional shirataki noodles.

"Outdated" Bullhooks To Be Retired from Accredited US Zoos The bullhook - a sharp tool used to control elephants - is now being recognized as unnecessary, and banned at accredited US zoos nationwide. The Association of Zoos and Aquariums board recently voted to start a phase out of the instrument - also known as an ankus or goad - by 2021.

These New Egg-Less Eggs Are Shaking Up Breakfast. Here's What They Taste Like. The texture was also a bit challenging. While the flavor of the mung bean eggs could actually pass for real eggs, the texture was gritty in some bites, stringy in others. It felt as if I scrambled the eggs with a breaking cheese sauce, making for an unpleasant mouthfeel.

Vitamin B 12 Vitamin B 12 is like the rest of the B complex family water soluble. Although unique among water soluble vitamins because it can be stored in the body ; it can take take up to three years to deplete your supply. B 12 is effective even in small doses. Commonly known as the "red vitamin" also cyanocobalamin.

Stop Shaming Fallen Vegans For example, it seems just about every few months a high-profile vegan influencer is denounced online for reneging on their vegan diet, and the subsequent long, contrite videos and blog posts from these influencers explaining why they've fallen off the plant-based bandwagon are becoming increasingly prevalent.

Parent prompts a debate after revealing she fed a her son's vegan friend meat A debate sparked on Reddit when one parent asked if it was wrong to feed a vegan child meat. The author's son had his friend over for dinner, and his parents asked for them to feed him vegan food.

Vegan demonstration met with counter protest Emotions were running high in downtown Walkerton on Aug. 17 as a group of vegan activists who were holding a peaceful demonstration was met with a counter protest held by local beef farmers.

Italian ministry aids animal rights groups Marco Tamietto, a neuroscientist at the University of Turin in Italy, is leading an experiment in monkeys on blindness. He has received threats from animal rights activists and is under police protection. Now, his colleagues may face similar threats.

Benefits of Activated Charcoal I use activated charcoal in my best selling soap as it has amazing absorption abilities. It will help remove built up dirt and grease on the face, leaving it silky smooth. It has been used for centuries for medicinal purposes, but today it has many other uses including.

IHOP Considers Vegan Options After Online Petition Hits 20K IHOP - or the International House of Pancakes - is considering vegan pancake options in the wake of an online petition requesting them. The petition - part of a campain launched by Vegan Outreach and Compassion Over Killing - was signed by over 20,000 people.

NYS Fair foods: Best vegan, vegetarian delights of 2019 It wasn't easy, but we found some good eats for vegetarians headed to the fair.

Crave's "Vegan" In “Vegan” the spot stresses that vegan pets are not a thing and to satisfy your pet’s nature with a diet rich in animal proteins - not soy.

Volunteer locally with our Community Network We look forward to your voice joining ours to call for a vegan future.

Blueberry Coconut Muffins These muffins are super easy to make, interchangeable ingredients to make them vegan or add traditional ingredients such as milk and butter. Whatever you have in the cupboard. I love the triple coconut combination builds such a lovely flavor. Kids can definitely help with this one, no mix master needed!

Julián Castro Appeals to the Animal-Rights Vote Former HUD Secretary Julian Castro is appealing the the animal rights vote with a Protecting Animals and Wildlife plan addressing issues ranging from the Endangered Species Act to euthanasia to livestock confinement. It’s smart politics.

Oprah's Healthy Restaurant Is Bringing Vegan Food to New Orleans True Food Kitchen is opening a new branch in New Orleans. The restaurant chain - of which Oprah Winfrey is a director - promotes healthy eating and has several vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free meals on the menu.

Outrage Sparked By Video Of Dolphin Being "Crushed" At Dubai Aquarium Outrage was sparked this month by footage of a dolphin being "crushed" by a trainer at The Dubai Dophinarium. The video, shared to Instagram, pictures a trainer sitting on a bottlenose dolphin on the concrete wall around a pool. Eventually, the animal slides into the water with the trainer on its back.

Discovering Krimsey's Cajun Kitchen With roots in Louisiana and a talent for creating delicious home-cooked Cajun food, Krimsey's Cajun Kitchen is here to show everyone that you can veganise anything and even make it better! So, what can you expect from a visit? Read on to find out. Image: Krimsey pouring fresh Abita beer on tap.

The Best Veggie Hot Dogs and Sausages to Grill With Right Now Veggie dogs get a bad rap. But these common dogs pack more bite than you'd think. Here's what we're grilling with this summer.

Nottingham's Filthy Vegan is growing - and this is why Six months ago no one had heard of Nottingham's Filthy Vegan - now the duo behind 'dirty' kebabs for the health-conscious are everywhere.

The low iodine diet Some tips and meal ideas for following the low iodine diet in the UK. Next week I am due to have radioactive iodine therapy following two operations to remove my thyroid to treat my follicular variant papillary thyroid cancer.

Creating Human-Animal Hybrids Is Bad for Humans - and Worse for Other Animals Experimenters are still conducting monstrous "Frankenscience" experiments, in which they attempt to grow human organs inside other animals.

EndSpeciesism - PETA UK Bigotry begins when categories such as race, age, gender, sex, sexual orientation, or species are used to justify discrimination.

Great News for Dogs! Brazil Finally Ends Requirement for Year-Long Deadly Tests Brazil joins the European Union, Canada, Japan, South Korea, and the United States in saying no to a pesticide test using dogs.

Spice up your side dishes with these vegan Indian salad and snack ideas It was in a small town in West Bengal in India that the food writer and chef Romy Gill learned that food, like language, has the power to connect strangers, regardless of their background. "For me, food was a scattering of plates to be shared," Gill tells me.

Burger King’s Vegan Selection Is Surprisingly Large Burger King has a number of vegan menu options, including the Impossible Whopper, French fries, French toast, and more.

Gov’t Vets: Looser Animal-Welfare Regulations Have Led to Atrocious Violations, Little Enforcement A decline in federal enforcement for animal welfare that started under the Obama administration has led to unthinkable violations under Trump.

From Black Bean Burgers to Crispy Protein Chickpea Nuggets: Our Top 12 Recipes of the Day! We have bites, cake, and nuggets, so if you're looking for something new and delicious, you are sure to find a new favorite! Here's a quick preview of the recipes in this post below! Source: Puffed Buckwheat Chocolate Bites.

How to invest in veganism Learn how to trade ethically. Currently, you can gain exposure to the rise in veganism and growing consumption of plant-based products in numerous ways:. In the near future, an investor may also be able to buy vegan exchange traded funds. Investors can also gain exposure to this area through venture capital trusts.

10 Vegan Organic Pea Protein Products With food sensitivity and allergy testing at an all-time high, as well as environmentally conscious dieting skyrocketing, many of us are looking for healthy protein alternatives to animal-based products. Yet, many protein powders are filled with chemicals.

Vegan Footballer Chris Smalling Blames Cattle Farming For Amazon Fires The Manchester United defender shared his thoughts on Instagram amid the massive Amazon rainforest fires.

Mylk Guys Is An Online Vegan Grocery Haven For Shoppers And Startups Alike This vegan-certified online grocery store is a new platform that allows food startups to get their products noticed by hungry consumers.

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail An Australian couple, who fed their baby daughter a strict vegan diet resulting in severe malnourishment, have avoided jail time, according to CNN affiliate Seven News.

Lentil and Bean Stew / Varivo od leće i graha This type of lentil stew is my go-to recipe when I want to make a quick and easy meal. I may add in whatever else I have lying around the fridge, but the base of it are always onions, garlic, lentils and canned tomatoes. This time around I had a can of beans in tomato sauce and the final stew is probably my all-time favorite.

Inaugural Vegan Film Festival comes to Montreal So the leader and entrepreneur in me took the opportunity to create one." The inaugural Ottawa International Vegan Film Festival took place last October and has been touring other cities since, including Berlin, Vancouver, Toronto, Saint John's, Connecticut, L.A., Miami and a stop Thursday, Aug.

Veganuary Pressures Coffee Giants To Offer Free Plant Milk Most high-street coffee chains currently charge 20-50p extra when customers choose plant milk.

Vegan Haribo Sweets Now in Tesco The soft, jelly, fruit flavoured candy comes in a cute golden 11-inch-tall bear-shaped container. Most of the German confectionery company's recipes use non vegetarian glazing agents - beeswax, beef or pork gelatin. However, Haribo's latest candy has no traces of animal ingredients, appeasing vegans.

Vegan Cheese Ploughman's Sandwiches Are Now at John Lewis UK high-end department store chain John Lewis has launched a vegan cheese ploughman's sandwich in its cafes.

Sorry vegans, you can't just spend your way to paradise - so don't let Taylor Swift tell you otherwise Outsiders still think that veganism is radical, but it's only when you are inside the community that you see how consumerist many vegans have become.

2 Vegan Sushi Recipes So Good, You Won't Miss Fish It'll help save the oceans.

Veganuary urges coffee chains to provide free plant milks to protect the planet Veganuary urges coffee chains to ditch their plant milk surcharge this World Plant Milk Day, in order to save the planet. Today is World Plant Milk day!

Vegan Australian parents who left baby girl malnourished avoid jail The girl, now three, was so malnourished she looked like a three-month-old at 19 months. She was fed a diet of oats, potatoes, toast and rice among others. The child was found with no teeth when she was taken into care earlier last year.

Taste test between Carrs vegan and meat sausage rolls and pasties THIS week, Carrs Pasties launched its new vegan range. Reporter TOM MOLLOY tasted them for himself. CARRS Pasties has followed bakeries such as Greggs in introducing a vegan range in order to give more choice to the growing number of vegans and vegetarians in the country.

Roasted Beet Soup Hi there people This is my first savoury recipe in a little while, and it's a really good one;) It's super easy to make and is delicious both hot and cold, plus I'm sure that it would freeze well in a resealable bag to be heated up later for a school lunch.

Vegan couple who starved 20-month-old girl leaving her toothless and with rickets weighing less than a STONE avoid jail The couple, who can't be named, had their three children taken away after the youngest was left severely malnourished in Sydney, Australia. At 20 months old, the stricken toddler weighed just 4.9kg - the size of a three-month-old - having been fed a diet of just oats and sparse veg.

Whole Food Plant Based Menu, Vegan Meal Planning I was talking with a friend the other day and she was curious but skeptical about adopting a vegan diet. She had questions and I have answers. Why did I decide to improve my better than average American diet to a plant strong diet? The first and foremost reason is for the health benefits.

Sydney parents who fed daughter 'conservative' vegan diet escape jail Sydney parents who fed their daughter a diet including oats, rice milk and sultanas which resulted in her suffering rickets will undertake community service and continue to have access to the child.

Jhene Aiko Is the Face of Kat Von D Beauty's New Vegan Foundation Jhene Aiko is partnering up with one of the beauty industry’s most loved brand Kat Von D Beauty for a new vegan foundation! Jhene Aiko is always goals when it comes to a healthy lifestyle as she prides herself of self-care, dedication to certain skincare, sleep, and a plant-based diet.

Mac & Faux-Cheesy I saw this tweet the other day saying that in France, vegan cheese is called "fauxmage" and I just thought that was so brilliant! I haven't been as vegan as I'd like for a multitude of reasons, but that's still the goal that I'm working towards. As such, I'm still experimenting with different ways to create some of the dishes I used to love.

Man ejected for life from Iowa State Fair for reporting cruelty to pig DES MOINES - Wheaten Mather and a friend had just walked the Iowa State Fair midway on Aug. 9 when they decided to have a look at the animals. Mather, 40, said he took a few pictures with a calf inside the cattle barn when he turned outside and heard a commotion.

BLT Sandwich w/ Coconut Bacon Hope you enjoyed strawberry week, and welcome to coconut week! Since coconut comes in so many forms - fresh, shredded, flakes, milk - I wanted to use a variety in my recipes. For this first recipe, I used coconut flakes. I got this big bag from a health food store but I think you can buy them at a regular grocery store.

Fried sweet plantains Cut the ends off the plantain. Cut through the plantain skin lengthwise, being careful not to cut into the flesh. Remove the peel. Slice the plantain at an angle into half inch slices. Line a plate with paper towels. Heat a frying pan over medium-high heat.

Vegan, Nut Free Toddler Approved Cupcakes Not only do I work 40+ hours a week and apparently attempt to manage a blog, but I also love cooking and baking. In fact, I can't bear to bring myself to purchase store bought cupcakes. They just look so…. fake. And why is the expiration date 20+ days in the future?

Zoos will phase out the elephant bullhook, a sharp baton used to control them and a lightning rod for criticism The baton is used to control elephants in captivity and is a lightning rod for criticism from animal rights advocates.

IHOP 'Closely Looking Into' Vegan Options Following Online Petition The chain has described its current plant-based offerings as 'limited'

Squeaky Little Wheel Sells Eco-Friendly Vegan Doughnuts Between the overproduction of baked goods, all the packaging and the plastic gloves, Shannon Lovelace-White was shocked at the amount of waste at the commercial bakery she worked at - so much so that it inspired her to create her own business, Squeaky Little Wheel, with the goal of making tasty vegan doughnuts in an environmentally friendly way.

Owner of Vegan Favorite Seed Sells Remaining LGD Location They said Seed will close temporarily for renovations in the coming weeks, but will reopen under the same name. Offerings are to remain vegan, though the menu may undergo some changes as well. Seed's owner Edgar Cooper sold the original location once before, back in the summer of 2015.

New Vegan-Friendly Fund To Trade Under VEGN Ticker The first exchange-traded fund geared toward animal rights activists is set to start trading next month. Investment firms are vesting their interests in animal welfare enthusiasts, developing vegan-centric portfolios for the discerning advocate.

Millie Bobby Brown ‘florence by mills’: Product & Brand Details Millie Bobby Brown is marketing to young people like herself, unlike other celebrities who focus women of all ages. When asked about the name of her brand, Millie Bobby Brown told WWD that Florence pays homage to her great-grandmother. She then combined the name Mills, which is Brown's family nickname.

Cattle Industry Believed Catalyst For Unprecedented Amazon Forest Fires Fires are seething throughout the Brazilian Amazon in an environmental tragedy believed to be sparked by a potential cattle ranching deal. According to CNBC, the fires, which are unusually intense even for the dry season, are at least in part deliberate - an illegal quick route to clear cutting employed by the nation's ranchers.

Vegan Restaurants Are On The Rise The majority of Americans may still be eating meat, dairy, and eggs on a regular basis; but from coast to coast, consumers from all walks of life are embracing plant-based dining for a number of reasons.

Restaurant review: Do Chay is mostly vegan and very Vietnamese A popular modern Vietnamese that appeals to vegans, vegetarians and meat lovers don’t shy away, either.

Cape Town's Nourish'd voted 13th most instagrammable cafe in the world Vegan burgers can be disappointing if the patty is too soft but the burger at Nourish'd is just right: the outside gives way with a satisfying crunch as you bite into it and it's well seasoned with an earthy flavour from the wholesome brown lentils and beetroot.

Vegan dishes at Cape town's nourish'd look as good as they taste If you're a vegan in Cape Town looking for a feel-good restaurant I highly recommend Nourish'd in Lower Main Road, Observatory. Recently voted 13th most Instagrammable cafe in the world by Big 7 Travel this welcoming space invites you into the Nourish'd 'familia'.

Stranger Things Star Millie Bobby Brown To Launch Vegan Makeup Line Millie Bobby Brown, of Stranger Things fame, recently announced that she is launching a vegan makeup and skincare line. Called Florence by Mills, the line is aimed at teenagers and young adults, and certified by PETA to be both vegan and free of animal testing.

Julián Castro released an animal welfare plan. It’s good policy — and smart politics. Animal welfare advocates, including the Humane Society Legislative Fund and Animal Wellness Action, were quick to praise the PAW plan and urged other candidates to follow Castro's lead. Several of the Democratic candidates have already been very public about their concern for animals - including Rep.

Twisted Plants Vegan Food Truck Customers can also get sides of waffle fries or vegan mozzarella sticks, which look and taste like the dairy version of the pub favorite. There's also fresh-squeezed strawberry lemonade. Twisted Plants appears at N. 53rd Saint and W. Fond du Lac Ave. and at the Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division on Watertown Plank Road.

JUST Vegan Eggs To Hit Over 2000 Kroger Stores Grocery giant Kroger is now stocking JUST's vegan eggs across the US. According to CNN, the mung-bean-based bottled vegan egg will now be available at 2200 locations of Kroger's family of stores, which includes Kroger, Ralphs and Fred Meyer.

What's that good for? Nutritional yeast is a deactivated yeast, often a strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae that is sold in the form of flakes or yellow powder. It has a strong flavor often described as nutty, cheesy, or creamy. Here are just a few uses for nutritional yeast.

Beginners Guide to Gym Supplements Otherwise known as Branched Chain Amino Acids, these consist of the amino acids leucine, isoleucine, and valine. These are the essential building blocks of protein and contribute to about one-third of muscle proteins.

Chicken-y Tofu Scramble Yep - turned out great, so here it is:. Ingredients:. Directions:. So good! Remember my plan is ingredient based - so most of my recipes can be changed on the fly to use whatever ingredients you have on hand! Add some seitan chick-non chunks for texture, add unused veggies from last week, try beef, veggie, or mushroom stock base, etc.

B&M are selling Ben and Jerry's vegan ice cream for just £1.50 for a limited time The almond-based dessert is going cheap and probably won't be around for long.

Vegan company calls for coffee chains to remove plant milk surcharge Global vegan organisation Veganuary is calling on coffee chains including Pret A Manger and Starbucks to remove the surcharge on plant-based milks. The call coincides with World Plant Milk Day on Thursday 22 August - an annual celebration of plant-based alternatives to dairy milk.

Pharmaceutical Giants AstraZeneca and Novo Nordisk A/S Ban Forced Swim Test on Animals AstraZeneca is the 12th-largest pharmaceutical company in the world, and Novo Nordisk A/S is close behind at number 15. These industry leaders are helping PETA and our international affiliates end abusive and pointless forced swim tests on small animals worldwide.

Animal rights group puts up ads honoring slaughtered cow - An animal rights organization is putting up advertisements in Connecticut to remember a calf that was slaughtered in public. The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals are running the ads on buses in Hartford for the next four weeks to honor a calf killed behind a Home Depot in Bloomfield.

Pig farm dropped by Tesco following claims of animals being kicked and hit with metal sticks A PIG farm in south Warwickshire has been dropped by a supermarket giant following claims of animals being kicked and hit with metal sticks. Tesco has stopped using Hogwood Farm in Oxhill following a third undercover investigation of the premises by animal rights activists Viva.

Where Vegans Get Their Calcium These plant-based sources of calcium are kind to animals, human health, and the planet.

Plant based KFC-style popcorn chicken pieces at Asda Asda is wooing vegans with its plant-based array of dishes that are not only meat-free but tasty. UK's second-largest supermarket chain now sells its own vegan, KFC-style, frozen, soy-based chicken pieces in a crispy southern-fried coating. The item is low in saturated fat and a source of protein, according to the product's label.

Easy Vegan Sandwiches It took me a long time to get creative about making sandwiches to fit my new vegan lifestyle but now I've finally figured it out. Once I stopped thinking that sandwiches equal meat, my sandwich game stepped up considerably. Here's the secret: put whatever you want on the dang sandwich!

Lemony Pea Quinoa Salad Lemony Pea Quinoa Salad 1 cup Quinoa 2 cups organic veggie or chicken broth 2 cups frozen organic peas thawed 1 can organic cannellini beans 1 organic shallot diced 1 bunch basil, mint, and Itali…

PETA's Top 10 Tips for Being a Pragmatic Vegan Vegan living isn't about striving for unattainable perfection – it's about reducing animals' suffering.

Organic Silk? Vegan Silk? Sustainable Alternatives to Luxe Mainstay Start to Take Hold Vegan silk and organic silk emerge as new options for the luxury fiber as the apparel industry looks toward sustainable production.

Sweet Potato Waffles Delicious, Chewy, and Super Easy. These sweet potato waffles can be made into a sweet or savoury dish to make the perfect breakfast.

Taco Cabana adds vegan bowl, Beyond Meat tacos to menu SAN ANTONIO - Taco Cabana has added some meatless and vegan options to its menu. The Beyond Meat Taco will feature plant-based protein, lettuce, cheese, tomatoes and guacamolito. The Beyond Meat Bowl is a vegan option with plant-based protein, rice, black beans, lettuce, sweet corn calabacita and guacamolito in a tortilla shell bowl.

YouTuber Says Interest In Veganism Is Falling: Issues Warning To Movement Eisel Mazard - behind the channel à-bas-le-ciel - used Google search data and declining viewing figures for vegan YouTube channels to come to his conclusion.

8 Amazing Health Benefits of Veganism Following a vegan diet can be one of the best decisions anyone can make to improve their health. And, luckily, it is now easier than ever to make the change. If you don't believe in the power of plants, let's take a look at eight amazing health benefits of veganism.

Introducing…Scentsy Pets! Scentsy just launched a line of Pet products and I could not be more excited! Here are the deets:.

There's no conflict between human and animal rights But it works because it plays on a real fear: that compassion is a zero-sum resource, and political capital even more so. The energy we spend on chickens is energy stolen from the opioid epidemic. New research from Harvard's Yon Soo Park and Dartmouth's Benjamin Valentino tested these concerns directly.

Manchester Now Has Vending Machines With Vegan Mars Bars Manchester now has its own vegan vending machine, courtesy of Peace by Piece. The machine is said to be the first of its kind in the city. Peace by Piece said on its Instagram, "We don't know everything, but we do think we know a few things: 1. The vegan revolution has arrived.

The lesser-known ingredients that AREN'T vegan-friendly Simon Bandy, General Manager of Veganicity, has created a guide of the lesser known ingredients cited in pre-packed food that derive from animals. Albumin comes from the protein in egg whites, and is commonly found in processed foods. Casein is also a protein but originates from animal milk.

This Founder Quit His Finance Job to Bring His Vegan Frozen Treats to the Masses The founder talks about how his geometric dessert differentiates itself in the frozen vegan treat space.

Vegans angry with UK supermarket for replacing bacon with carrot in BLT sandwiches Morrisons in its zest to offer vegans variety introduced a variation on the classic BLT sandwich by substituting bacon with carrot, but the move has backfired and left passionate vegans fuming. The CLT also includes tomatoes, lettuce and vegan mayo, along with the smoky carrot strips all sandwiched between malted bread.

Amazon Rainforest Is 'Burning Down At Record Pace' This year the Amazon has seen record blazes, with one charity saying they are 'a consequence of the increase in deforestation seen in recent figures'

Moroccan Strawberry Almond Milkshake When my daughter returned from a trip to Morocco a few months back, she inspired me to create the most wonderful vegan milkshake of my dreams. Traditionally, Moroccan Almond Shakes are made with almonds and water, sugar or honey, and orange blossom water.

High Meat Consumption Linked to 73 Percent Increase in Chronic Kidney Disease Individuals that consume a large amount of processed and "red" meat may significantly increase their risk of contracting chronic kidney disease, according to the Tehran Lipid and Glucose Study recently published in the Journal of Renal Nutrition.

This Vegan Brand Is Reinventing The Dessert Aisle, One Pop At A Time PSFK interviews the co-founder of Dream Pops, a plant-based ice cream company that sells both DTC and via mass retail, about identifying an unmet consumer need, its weekly popup strategy and non-vegan positioning.

40-Year-Old Makeup Brand Dermablend Goes Vegan Additionally, Dermablend committed to removing all animal-derived ingredients in its products to transition into a fully vegan brand.

How mum of three Louise became UK's hottest vegan Louise Hird has just been named the 'hottest vegan over 50' in the UK. Catherine Scott meets her to find out why. It is 25 years since Louise Hird stopped eating meat and five since she became a vegan.

Baby dolphin death causes dismay in Bulgaria A group of lawmakers have reportedly proposed a change in the existing law for the protection of animals, which would make it legal for the two sea lions currently used to "kiss" tourists for photos at the attraction to take part in live shows. "If shows involving sea lions are allowed to happen, this will be hell for the animals", says Mr Gechev.

Are 'impossible' burgers here to stay? - North Valley Vegan CHICO - In America, burgers make the world go 'round. Or so one might think, with how desperately the U.S. is racing to find new ways to eat them, even without a cow involved.

Nike's new vegan Air Max 90 sneakers made with sawdust Nike collaborates with Maharishi to introduce its Vegan Air Max 90s made from reused sawdust, recycled foam, and organic cotton to celebrate the opening of its flagship store in New York City's Tribeca neighborhood this week. The shoes bear signature features of both the brands.

Vegan Chickpea Waldorf Salad This Vegan Waldorf Salad is a healthy, plant-based version of the classic. It's made with apples, walnuts, celery, and grapes, with a nondairy mayonnaise dressing. I've added chickpeas for a little oomph. It's a great side dish or starter, but it can also be a light meal on its own.

How veganism is offering new ways to play our favourite sports Read How veganism is offering new ways to play our favourite sports latest on ITV News. All the Sport, Environment news.

Vegan French Onion, Avocado Ranch, and Chocolate Dips Hit 4,300 Stores Nationwide Colorado brand Hope Foods—known for its hummus—is expanding with its new vegan dips in six, innovative flavors made with cashews and almonds.

Vegan Milk Sales Grow By 6% As Dairy Sales Drop By 3%, Data Shows 'Plant-based foods are a growth engine, significantly outpacing overall grocery sales'

The Difference Between Vegan And Organic Beauty Explained BAZAAR's beauty expert Sonam Basantani expalins all… What vegan beauty means is that the products don't necessarily come from a natural origin. Products labeled 'vegan' can contain artificial or synthetic ingredients but not any animal derivatives like milk and honey.

Tutta’s Adds Large Array of Vegan Pizzas to Menu It was a bit of an aggressive free-for-all, despite the fact that we all started by standing in a line. The vediterranean was a nice, simple pie with homemade marinara sauce, artichoke hearts, sundried tomatoes, basil and vegan mozzarella.

Startup Raises $10 Million to Create Digital Vegan Economy Online vegan community VeganNation recently launched its platform internationally after successfully closing a $10 million funding round from private investors. VeganNation is the first-ever online vegan economy with its own traceable digital currency that aims to unite vegans worldwide.

Veggie Mama's Vegan Kale, Pumpkin & Tofu Ricotta Roll Ups Recipe Shanghai-based foodie and restaurateur Lindsey Fine has been creating all sorts of delicious vegan recipes since moving to China eight years ago. You can read all about the perks of eating a plant-based diet via her blog Veggie Mama and sample recipes on this series, Cooking with Veggie Mama.

YouTube Mistakes Robot Fighting for Animal Cruelty Google recently took down YouTube videos of robots fighting - like BattleBots videos - claiming that they have violated the terms of services for depicting animal cruelty.

Greens move to increase vegan options in Canberra hospitals 'would kill me', backbencher Bec Cody says A Labor backbencher has said a Greens proposal requiring Canberra's schools and hospitals to provide more vegan options "would kill me", during debate in the ACT Legislative Assembly.

Beauty Coco Rose Body Polish is a highly moisturizing and gently exfoliating blend of Virgin Coconut Oil and delicately floral Moroccan Rose. Leaves skin soft and hydrated with a light scent of coconut and rose petals. Directions: Massage a handful of body polish onto the skin.

Retired lecturer is convicted of animal cruelty after leaving cockapoo in car David Kent, 63, was reported to police after a member of the public found his cockapoo rescue dog distressed and panting for breath in the boot of his vehicle earlier in the summer. Temperatures outside were around 68F but it is not known how hot it was inside the car itself.

Apple Hand Pies As my blog tag line states, these are my experiments in the kitchen. This recipe definitely falls into that category! It is still very much a work in progress. Most recipes I post I'm in the process of making them as I'm writing up the blog post. This one is not one of those.

Pak Choi Stir-Fried Noodles and What is Pak Choi/Bok Choi? Stir-fried noodles are the ultimate Chinese takeout dish that can easily be made at home and won't take longer than twenty minutes start to finish. Adding some fresh pak choi to the Asian-style vegetable mix elevates the dish to new heights, giving it a mild heat.

Tesco to sell vegan-friendly battered Brussels sprouts for Christmas Could the vegan-friendly dish become a Christmas classic like pigs in blankets?

PETA asks Albert van Zetten to consider vegan council menu Mayor Albert van Zetten said the council had not considered it.

Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown launches vegan cruelty-free makeup range Having sat in makeup chairs since she was young, teenage actor Millie Bobby Brown is launching a certified vegan, cruelty-free and clean makeup range.

Boy, 11, opens up vegan Caribbean pop-up after teaching himself to cook Omari's pop-up debuted in Boxpark, Croydon, after he contacted the park's CEO and wowed him so much that he offered the space rent-free for a week. 'I feel good about opening up the restaurant. I am really excited about it. I've always wanted to become a chef,' said Omari.

You can do a vegan food tour of the Mornington Peninsula Did you know Melbourne had an all-vegan tour company? Melbourne Vegan Tours showcases the best vegan food to be found across Melbourne with tours that run across Fitzroy, Collingwood, St Kilda and the CBD, as well as after dark cocktail tours.

Smoothie Bar Chain Drunken Monkey To Include 80% Vegan Options On Their Menu By Next Year The new and improved menu with more vegan options will be effective by the middle of next year in Drunken Monkey outlets across India.

Green Goddess Bowls With Farro & Pepita Lime Sauce Make the pepita lime sauce. First, drain the soaked pumpkin seeds. In a high speed blender, combine the drained pumpkin seeds, parsley, garlic, cumin, agave nectar, miso, lime zest, lime juice, salt, pepper, and water. Run the blender's motor on high until you have a smooth and pourable sauce, adding more water if necessary.

Meet: AUBE Meetshowcasing and celebrating the efforts of normal, lovely people who are changing the world's outcomes both big and small. We loved speaking to Emily and George who are fighting the sustainability issue and providing eco essentials online as well as popping up at eco markets around London.

How to refuel after a workout on a vegan diet After a workout you need complete proteins to recover - we asked the experts how to get them on a vegan diet.

Vegan Dining Options in Asheville, NC Just when I think I have the vegan dining options figured out in Asheville, more pop up. Most of the plant-based dining options in Asheville are at non-vegan restaurants which says a lot about the culture in western North Carolina.

Animal Agriculture Alliance releases report from 2019 Animal Rights National Conference The Animal Agriculture Alliance released a report detailing observations from the Animal Rights National Conference, held July 25 through July 28 in Alexandria, Va.

Coty Professional to Launch Vegan and Sustainable Hair-care Line WeDo Professional is rolling out in September in the Nordic region.

Taco Tuesday: Vegan Spicy Beef Tacos If you've been keeping up with Taco Tuesday, then you probably remember the monstrosity that was Tofu Tacos. Let's just not talk about it, and move on. I have much higher hopes for vegan spicy beef tacos - I generally like vegan beef tremendously more than vegan fish.

YouTube bans robot fighting videos for animal cruelty roughly 10 years too soon We all knew it would happen someday. Google, which believes in AI so much it rebranded its Google Research division as Google AI, has begun to side with the robots. On Monday, it was reported that Google's YouTube took down videos of robots fighting each other, saying they violated policies against showing displays of animal cruelty.

A Veritable Vegan Feast: More Meat Lovers Crave For Plant-Based Meals - Singapore Tatler Plant-based meals are all the rage yet some of the best examples of meat - and dairy-free dishes are not where we expect to find them.

Rhythm 108 Ooh La La Tea Biscuits Gluten free, vegan, organic, no refined sugars… that's gotta cover most people right? Somewhere between a cookie and a biscuit, these have a surprisingly low sugar content and are relatively low calorie for what they are. With a serving size of 4 biscuits coming in at 158 calories and 4.8 grams of sugar.

Millie Bobby Brown Launches Vegan Beauty Line for Teenagers "I wanted it to be vegan, clean, cruelty-free that would be easy to get and fun to use," Brown said about her brand which she describes as aimed toward the "sophisticated teenager." Brown will donate a portion of proceeds from her vegan beauty brand to support the Olivia Hope Foundation, an organization started in honor of Brown's late friend...

New 'Cooking Mama' Video Game Lets You Make Vegan Food The newest version of the video game ‘Cooking Mama’ will give players the option to make meatless meals including some vegan food options.

Beyond Meat frenzy paves way for Wall Street's first vegan ETF - WCBI TV - Your News Leader Wall Street’s first exchange-traded fund geared to animal lovers is expect to begin trading next month. It’s part of a growing wave of funds that say they pick companies likely to have a positive social impact as well as produce profits. Managers of these funds say their investments can can generate higher returns over time…

Vegan Chickpea Caesar Wraps They did, after three straight years, become a little boring. Now that I can prepare a sandwich or a wrap from home, albeit with the desire not to spend too much time on lunch, I'm trying to experiment with slightly more creative options. This vegan chickpea Caesar wrap is my latest favorite.

22 Days of Eating Like Beyoncé, Day 7: The Way to a Vegan's Heart Is Through Her Stomach A wise commenter once said, "Girl, never go on a date hungry. Also, never decline date continuation suggestions after he's seen your makeup drip and your hair swell up like Donna Summer!" Words to live by, y'all.

Beyond Meat investment frenzy paves way for Wall Street's first vegan ETF Fund is the first of what could be a wave of investments for people who want to put their money behind animal rights.

ACT Greens call for all school canteen menus to provide vegan options The ACT Greens are calling for all school canteens in the ACT to be required to provide vegan-friendly meals and other plant-based food on their menu, a move which the ACT Council of Parents and Citizens Associations does not welcome.

Settlement reached: Chimps to stay at Tumalo sanctuary - Seven chimps will be able to stay together under the care of new management of a Tumalo sanctuary, parties to a recent dispute over their fate announced Tuesday.

These Super Satisfying Vegan Meatballs Couldn't Be Easier These little guys will give you that familiar meaty flavor. They're smoky and savory and they make these meatballs EXTRA addictive-don't skip! Made them? Let us know how it went in the comment section below.

If animal rights activists disturbed your weekend, they succeeded As Star columnist Thomas Walkom noted in his column last week, Toronto animal activists are now taking a page from environmental activists, particularly Extinction Rebellion out of the U.K., engaging in non-violent civil disobedience and disruption.

You Can Now Get Vegan Tuna and Egg Salad at Sprouts Market The American supermarket chain emphasises natural and Organic foods and the new "Plant Protein Salads" are produced by the award winning Cedarlane Natural Foods.

Science Policy Around the Web August 20th, 2019 According to government records, the percentage of smokers in the U.S. has reduced from 40% of the population in the 1960's to 14%. Despite this dramatic decrease, approximately 480,000 people in the U.S. die each year from diseases directly related to smoking.

Julián Castro Responds to Trump with Extensive Animal-Rights Plan The Democratic presidential candidate’s PAW Plan will make animal cruelty a federal crime, ban animal testing in the beauty industry, save horses from slaughter, and protect endangered species worldwide.

Japan Vegan Diary / Guide Perhaps you've been wondering why I haven't posted in two weeks, or maybe it hasn't even crossed your mind. Either way, I was in Japan visiting my best friend, Catherine! And we happened to eat some very great vegan food.

Strong Hearts Cafe debuts special vegan Mac N Cheez Burger for NY State Fair Strong Hearts Cafe debuted their special Mac N Cheez burger for the New York State Fair in a Facebook post on Tuesday. The burger is made with a grilled Beyond Meat Beyond Burger, deep-fried Mac N Cheez, buffalo sauce, ranch, dill pickle chips, tomato, and lettuce on a pretzel roll.

Persian Aubergine This is one of my favourite meals – it’s filling, full of flavour and absolutely delicious! Good for the body and good for the soul, this is a must try. Served with a fresh salad and quinoa,…

Lemony potato salad recipe It's been a while since I've made a salad, and I feel like I've been making more sweet treats than proper food lately, so here's something a bit healthier! Serves: 1 Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time: 15 minutes. Ingredients. Instructions. Nutritional information.

Looking behind the labels - what to look out for as a vegan A red food colouring made from ground-up insects, you should watch out for this in fizzy drink and ice-lollies. Possibly the best known among vegetarians and vegans, it is made from collagen extracted from animals it often found in jelly-like sweets, puddings and marshmallows.

Taco Cabana's menu now features tacos, bowls for vegetarian and vegan diets Taco Cabana is launching vegetarian - and vegan-friendly options as well as bringing back old favorites. On Tuesday, The San Antonio-based chain announced Beyond Meat tacos and bowls for $2.39 and $5.99, respectively.

Receita #133 - Sopa cremosa de cogumelos Comer sopa com este calor? Mas qual calor? Pois é. Ultimamente, desde que regressei de férias, tenho tido imensa vontade de comer sopa. Convenhamos que, neste verão atípico, não tem estado assim tão tanto calor que impeça comer uma bela taça de sopa.

Vegan Leather Brand Receives Cease and Desist The German Leather Federation has sent a cease and desist letter to a vegan leather company. The vegan start-up, NUUWAÏ - which makes an apple-based alternative to animal-based leather - will have to attend a hearing at Hanover Regional Court today, where it will be supported by PETA Germany.

Wagashi Workshop in London in Summer I have hosted several 'Wagashi' Japanese Sweet Making Workshops. They were mainly for adults and I had been thinking that it would be great if I could have a Workshop that people could participate with their children.

How vegan are you if you're vegan at all? Hey there Tuesday's Horse-ers. This is not a recipe post. It's a philosophical post. If you are vegan, has anybody ever asked you, "how vegan are you?" I usually say I am 99% vegan. 100% sounds too much like perfection to me. Can anybody do that? Some I guess.

Petition Calls for the Ban of YouTuber Brooke Houts Following Animal Abuse Video Is YouTuber Brooke Houts' dog being taken away? Petition enacted against the influencer following controversial animal abuse video.

HelloFresh To Add Beyond Meat Options HelloFresh will begin to add Beyond Meat options in its US kits starting in September. The meal service, which delivers meal kits, including recipes and ingredients to subscribers, recently announced that, due to customer demand, it will be adding products from the popular meat alternative brand to its US distribution.

The world's oldest animals from the 500-year-old shark born before Shakespeare to the jellyfish that can live FOREVER THIS year, Tommy the tortoise turned 121, having been born in 1898. The remarkable reptile is now the world's oldest living pet - but that's still a whopping 400 years shy of the world's oldest shark. Tommy the tortoise has lived through six different monarchs, 21 US presidents, and 29 prime ministers.

By CHLOE to launch new vegan 'Bacon' Cheezeburger On 22nd August, successful restaurant chain, by CHLOE, is adding another vegan burger to their menu - the 'Bacon' Cheezeburger. Priced at £10.50, the burger is made from a beet-lentil-walnut patty, cheddah cheeze and 'bacon' made from shiitake mushrooms.

San Francisco Int'l Airport First To Ban Single-Use Plastic Water Bottles San Francisco International Airport has initiated a ban on single-use plastic water bottles. The airport is beginning to phase out all water bottles packed in single-use plastics, from restaurants to shops to vending machines.

Stacks of Vegan Pancakes in the Future for IHOP Vegan pancakes could be on the way to IHOP. The American pancake restaurant chain is "closely looking into" plant-based options. International non-profit Vegan Outreach, which works to stop violence against animals and help people transition to veganism, launched a campaign to motivate IHOP to introduce vegan options.

No One Wins in This Fight Between a Vegan Influencer and a Fancy Italian Restaurant It's time for a game of "who's the jerk here?": Australian fashion blogger and Instagram influencer Nicole Warne went after high-end Italian restaurant Grotta Palazzese in front of her 1.7 million followers for failing to tweak its $200 tasting menu to fit her many dietary requirements.

Millie Bobby Brown launches vegan, cruelty-free Gen Z beauty brand Actors says she wants the brand to 'represent individuality' Stranger Things actor Millie Bobby Brown has announced that she is launching a Gen-Z beauty brand, revealing that she wants the brand to "represent individuality".

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The Banana-less Smoothie Bowl // Just A Veg Today I wanted to share a post that is for my low sugar friends, my banana haters, and my smoothie bowl lovers. Everything about this banana-less smoothie bowl is delicious, refreshing and CREAMY. For the longest time I thought bananas were the Holy Grail of smoothie bowls - they made the thick, creamy texture and added the sweetness.

Burger King's new Impossible Whopper packs a taste that is not quite beyond the bounds of possibility - Food Review The Home of the Whopper has finally rolled out its Impossible Whopper nationwide, after getting rave reviews since testing it out at select stores in the midwest. The plant-based burger is a collaboration between the fast food whopper goliath Burger King and the California-based Impossible Foods Inc.

Diet advice changes by the minute. How are we supposed to figure out what to eat? I'm not here to pick on vegans. The fact is that adherence is a problem for every healthy diet out there. And given how imperiled our planet is, we should be applauding anyone who is helping in any way to reduce the unsustainable demands the cattle industry imposes on our land.

Iranians Protest State's Brutal Killing Of Stray Dogs Dozens of animal rights activists protested in the Iranian capital over the weekend against the abuse and killings of stray dogs by the municipality.

Is bread actually vegan? The latest in confusing food products - is bread actually vegan? We ask the experts to explain why it's not as simple as you might think.

What the Heck is Nutritional Yeast and Should You Be Eating It? In trying to live a healthier life via the foods we eat, we often start discovering new ingredients and foods we'd never heard about : chia seeds, quinoa, stevia, acacia, etc. One that threw me came from my vegan friend who told me to sprinkle some "nooch" on popcorn for a delicious snack.

Biotech Startup Debuts High-Protein Meat-Free Dog Food Plant-based company Wild Earth aims to eliminate animal products in companion animal foods with its revolutionary yeast-based dog kibble.

Vegan English Muffins You can get vegan English muffins easily enough in most supermarkets, but it is fun to learn to make your own which, with practise, will be far better than those sitting in packets on the supermarket shelf. The good news is that they are not difficult to make at all.

Inside Brooklyn’s Newest Day-to-Night Vegan Music Venue Founded by Francis Harris, Erik VanderWal, and Shane Davis, Public Records opened in April. "I was in the midwestern hardcore scene, and we would hang out in these spaces where it would be like a soup-kitchen bookstore during the day, and then a bunch of hardcore bands would play at night.

Support grey squirrels and other 'non-native' wildlife! Many of the proposals by the government are shocking, and suggest wide-ranging culls of 'non-native species'. From December, a new law on 'invasive species' will also make it illegal to rescue and release non-native animals such as grey squirrels and Muntjac deer.

Lecce - Jolly Roger I was in southern part of Italy last week and I have been in lovely places. Streets, restaurants, bars were full of people and mainly the local tourists. Italian cuisine is one of the well known cuisine in the world and there is always something for everybody regardless of you are vegan, vegetarian or pescatarian.

Tesco drops pork farm over 'distressing' undercover film Undercover footage shows piglets being hit by farm workers, an animal rights charity says.

Tesco Confirms Its Battered Sprouts Are Not Vegan But will battering the controversial veggie make it any more popular with festive diners?

10 Cruelty-Free and Tasty Vegan Bacon Recipes! This National Bacon Lovers Day, we've got you covered with 10 cruelty-free, tasty vegan bacon recipes from the Food Monster App! Source: Caramelized Onion Cheese Dip With Shiitake Bacon. Looking for an appetizer that'll blow everyone away?

Kroger Is Now Selling Vegan Eggs In 2,100 Stores More than 2,000 Kroger-owned stores will soon stock vegan eggs made by JUST. The food tech company makes its JUST Egg - which comes bottled in liquid form - with mung beans, which help it gel and cook like egg, and turmeric, which gives it a natural golden color.

Next-Level Vegan Ice Cream Truck Hits the Streets of LA In July, Perfect Day released 1,000 ice cream pints in three flavors: Vanilla Salted Fudge, Milky Chocolate, and Vanilla Blackberry Toffee in a three-pint bundle for $60, plus shipping and handling-and sold all of its limited-batch ice cream in less than 24 hours.