News

Reverend Franklin Graham Goes Vegan

Popular evangelical leader embarks on a cruelty-free diet for the new year.

Evangelical leader Reverend Franklin Graham announced to his 745,000 Twitter followers that he is adopting a vegan diet in the new year. Graham frequently conducts sermons at “mega churches” around the country and is the president of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. The reverend posted a photo of his first vegan breakfast—a jar of peanuts and a jug of unsweetened tea—to Twitter on January 1, stating that he was hungry. Nearly 2,000 people reacted to his post, suggesting he watch vegan documentary Forks Over Knives and eat plenty of sweet potatoes and legumes. His followers also reminded Graham that there are plenty of “God-given” non-animal proteins that would keep him satiated.

More News

Baileys Almande is Now Vegan

Vegan-certified Irish cream is set to hit store shelves by March.
Read More »

General Mills Files Patent for Fava Bean Yogurt

The major food corporation is exploring dairy-free options using fava beans, lentils, adzuki beans, and more.
Read More »

Vegan "Bacon" Made from Seaweed Hits Shelves

Pasta company launches unique, cruelty-free seaweed snack as a healthy alternative to the trendy animal product.
Read More »

Massive Crowds Flock to Vegan Fried Chicken Shop

Despite bitter rain, Londoners lined up in front of Temple of Seitan to get their first taste of vegan fried chicken.
Read More »

37 Percent Chose Veg When Dining Out

New report shows that patrons are increasingly choosing either vegetarian or vegan options from restaurant menus.
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 »