VegNews Daily

Tia Mowry Joins PETA in Sharing Vegan Message

The Sister, Sister actress stars in the animal-rights organization’s latest ad, “Let Veganism Grown on You”.

After being bullied for her decision to live a more compassionate life, Tia Mowry of 90s sitcom Sister, Sister decided to team up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals for an ad titled, “Let Veganism Grow on You”. The actress––who dons an apron made of lettuce and other vegetables in the campaign––and her husband recently went vegan, citing inspiration from Alicia Silverstone’s The Kind Diet. In a behind-the-scenes video of the photo shoot, Mowry talks about addressing misconceptions of vegan food by introducing an omnivore friend to southern California’s Café Gratitude, and showcases his newfound obsession with the cruelty-free fare. “I wanted to educate my culture about the benefits of becoming vegan … don’t knock it until you try it,” the actress shares.

 

Photo via Tia Mowry

 Comments

Hundreds in Australia Protest Ag-Gag Laws

Activists gather in Melbourne to prevent criminalization of animal-cruelty investigation.
Read More »

Vegan Diet Helps Curb Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes

A plant-based diet has been proven to improve blood lipids and glycemic control.
Read More »

Mexico Bans Use of Wild Animals in Circuses

The entire country says adios to dancing bears and balancing elephants.
Read More »

Final Grateful Dead Concert to Serve Vegan Food

Famed band says farewell this weekend with heartfelt goodbyes—and veggie dogs.
Read More »

Peas Get Political, Take Over Internet

Jeb Bush: “You don’t put peas in guacamole.”
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »