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Plant-Based Company Raises $379,000 in 24 Hours to Help Make Animal Agriculture Obsolete 

Holding company Kale United’s founder Måns Ullerstam imagines a future where, “plant-based foods are available to all, and where animal agriculture practises are rightly consigned to the history books.”

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Plant-Based Tennis Champ Novak Djokovic Donates More Than $1 Million for Medical Supplies at Serbian Hospitals 

The Serbian tennis star is helping his native country battle COVID-19 with his donation, which will go toward buying respirators, medical equipment, and face masks. 

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Doctor Anthony Fauci Calls for Global Shutdown of Wet Animal Markets

“It boggles my mind how when we have so many diseases that emanate out of that unusual human-animal interface, that we don’t just shut it down,” Fauci said. 

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Cardi B Donates 20,000 Vegan Meal Replacements to NYC Hospitals 

The rapper partners with vegan nutrition brand OWYN to help hospital workers battling the COVID-19 outbreak in New York City.

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Did You Binge Watch Tiger King? Now There’s a Way You Can Help Tiger Cubs

Humane Society International hopes the popular Netflix series sheds light on the abuse captive big cats suffer around the world and urges fans of the show to boycott tourist attractions that feature interactions with tigers and lions. 

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Florida: You Can Now Get Two-Weeks’ Worth of Frozen Vegan Caribbean Dinners Delivered 

Popular restaurant DaJen Eats goes digital with chef-prepared dishes—such as Jerk Pesto Penne Pasta, Fish N Grits, and Hoax Tail Lasagne—to help Floridians stay at home in style.

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Miyoko’s Truck to Give Away Free Vegan Grilled Cheese Sandwiches to Hospital Workers

The company put its national tour on hold and is now repurposing its truck to provide vegan meals for frontline workers during the coronavirus pandemic. 

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Rihanna’s New FENTY Collection Is All About Vegan Leather

The singer’s new Faux Leather Capsule features jackets, corset dresses, and oversized shirts made entirely from vegan leather. 

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Follow Your Heart Debuts Avocado Oil Vegenaise

The vegan brand celebrates its 50th anniversary with a brand new take on its classic condiment. 

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Vegan Brand Bobo’s Pledges to Donate More Than 20,000 Snacks to Hospital Workers

The family-owned brand will donate 20 oat-based “Bobo’s Bites” for every six-pack purchased of its new “Healthcare Hero” bar to frontline workers fighting the coronavirus pandemic. 

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Shenzhen Becomes First City in China to Permanently Ban Consumption of Dogs and Cats

The city is enforcing a ban on the consumption of wild animals, cats, and dogs as a measure to prevent the spread of disease.

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NBA Star Kyrie Irving Donates 200,000 Vegan Beyond Burgers to NYC Food Bank

The vegan athlete supports the fight against the coronavirus pandemic in New York City with sizable cash and food donations. 

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