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Las Vegas Sun Urges Readers to Go Vegan
News source reports that "the most dangerous weapon ... is still our fork."
Hollywood Actor Opens Vegan-Friendly Taco Shop
Machete's Danny Trejo puts tofu and other vegan options on his menu to serve "a big movement."
Australia Day Lamb Ad Stirs Controversy
Annual advertisement created to drive lamb consumption in Australia sparks debate over violence.
The Huffington Post Debunks Vegan Myths
Media outlet runs an infographic discrediting the misconceptions that vegans lack protein, are unhealthy, and spend more money than meat-eaters.
Canadians Refuse to Work at Slaughterhouses
Meat production facilities report a shortage of Canadian workers applying to work on the kill floor.
Vegan Doctors Sue Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee
New dietary guidelines influenced by egg industry to exclude recommendations to limit cholesterol.
Associated Press Names Top 5 Vegans to Watch in 2016
A chef, blogger, cheese maker, clothing designer, and senator are notable vegans the publication urges readers to get to know.
Ohio State Student Petitions to Bring Just Mayo to Dining Hall
Scholar is hoping her petition will prompt Ohio State University to make more sustainable food choices.
Vegan Brownie Named Top Chocolate Dessert in NYC
Peacefood Café's vegan brownie receives acclaim amongst New York City's best chocolate desserts.
Cattle Ranchers Try Vegan Jerky and Love It
Militia ranchers occupying Native American land in Oregon tried Primal Strips and said they taste like salmon.
Bon Appetit Goes Nuts with Nooch
Food magazine explores the many uses of vegans' favorite cruelty-free cheesy flavoring.
Celebrity Vegans Interviewed on TMZ
John Salley, Emily Deschanel, Travis Barker, and Moby respond with clever answers to TMZ's vegan questions.
First Avocado Ice Cream Line Launches
New ice cream brand Cado Desserts now available in nine states.
Chick-fil-A to Replace Coleslaw with Vegan Option
Fast-food chain to offer a vegan kale salad side instead of mayo-based slaw.
NBA Champion Urges Michelle Obama to Go Vegan
John Salley writes an open letter to the first lady urging her to set an example by taking a 30-day vegan pledge.
Vegan Doctor Featured on Fox News
Dr. Michael Greger discusses How Not to Die on national television.
Vegan Chai Gelato
Feed your inner rebel by having a hot cup of chai in frozen gelato form.
New Article: Humor Helps Promote Vegan Message
Portland Press Herald highlights the effective trend of promoting veganism through humor.
Wall Street Journal Spotlights Vegan Senator Cory Booker
Booker and his new book United are praised by the financial publication.
Marketing Company Touts Vegan as Growing Food Trend
The Food Channel includes veganism as top 10 trend for 2016.
Vegan Snooker Player Wins Big at Championship Game
Neil Robertson scores maximum break score to win UK Championship final.
"Virtual Reality" Vegan Fragrances Launch in LA
Perfumery Xyrena creates cruelty-free scents that smell like a gas station, theme-park water ride, and brand-new shoes.
New Location of by Chloe to Open in SoHo
Promotional signage for the rapidly-expanding vegan restaurant's new location goes up on Lafayette Street in SoHo.
Vegan Cheese Brand Launches Fundraising Campaign
Artisanal Cheese Maker Punk Rawk Labs launches crowdfunding campaign to stay competitive within explosive vegan cheese industry.
Vegan Recipes: Top 10 Search Term on Pinterest in 2015
Online pinboard reveals "vegan recipes" as a popular search term in several countries.
Feel-Good Fridays!
VegNews editors bring you this week's most heart-warming vegan stories.
VegNews Guide to Vegan Gingerbread
Christmas is the only time it's okay to bite off a man's head and eat through the walls of his house.
Orca Dies at SeaWorld
Death of young orca Unna is further proof that struggling aquatic park is not a conservationist facility.
Cinnamon Snail to Open Storefront by Penn Station
Beloved vegan food truck nails down a brick-and-mortar at new the Pennsy Market in New York City
Vegan Star Wars Shoe Collection Debuts
Olsenhaus-Pure Vegan releases its film-themed shoes in honor of the new movie.
Hallmark Debuts Vegan Christmas Commercial
Vegan-themed holiday commercial created to promote Hallmark's iconic brand.
San Diego Magazine: "2015 Is the Year of the Vegan"
The Southern California city has experienced a boom in creative vegan options this year.
Google Identifies Cecil the Lion as 2015 Top Search Trend
According to the search engine's calculations, the death of Cecil the lion was searched 32 million times.
Feel-Good Fridays!
VegNews editors bring you this week's most heart-warming vegan stories.
Celebrity Fur-Free Fashion Line Debuts Today
Angela Simmons and Olympic gold medalist Sanya Richards-Ross team up to create cruelty-free fashion brand.
10 Things Every Vegan Wants for Christmas
All I want for Christmas is you—and a Vitamix, and a bag of avocados, and ...
Vegan Cookbook Makes CNN's Top 10 Gift List
News outlet names Thug Kitchen's new book one of this year's top 10 cookbook gifts.
New Netflix Program Debuts with Vegetarian Trailer
Dawn of the Croods is a Flintstones-esque animated comedy that features "veggie-eatians."
Chicago Students to Boycott School Lunches
Students in the Windy City protest the lack of healthy and vegetarian options on campus.
Vegan Chocolate Peppermint Tarts
These mini-treats pack giant holiday flavor.
Top Chef Contestants Cook Vegan Food
Television cooking competition hits the streets of Venice so chef-testants can cook vegan food.
Feel-Good Fridays!
VegNews editors bring you this week's most heart-warming vegan stories.
Derek Jeter Calls on Chloe Coscarelli to Inspire Young Leaders
Former baseball star's foundation treated to a presentation by the vegan chef and vegan treats from her restaurant, by CHLOE.
VeganBurg to Open First US Location This Weekend
Anticipated fast-food restaurant will open its first US location in San Francisco this weekend.
Gruesome Details of SeaWorld Revealed by Former Employee
Shocking daily treatment of marine animals exposed by former water quality diver.
Alec Baldwin Makes Video Condemning Tyson Foods
Actor lends his voice to animal-rights organization Mercy For Animals to end cruelty found at the largest chicken supplier in the world.
Survey: Vegan Options Up 63 Percent Across College Campuses
Veganism identified as a growing trend among college students.
Alicia Silverstone Speaks Out on Climate Change
The star tells Newsweek that dependence on meat demands more attention from environmental activists.
10 Great Vegan Gift Ideas from Etsy
We made our list and checked it twice, then went online to Etsy for something nice.
Shape Spotlights Vegan Bodybuilder Couple
Fitness magazine features a vegan couple that want to "shatter the stereotype of the malnourished vegan."

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