Brooklyn President to Biden: We Need a Dialogue on Plant-Based Nutrition

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Brooklyn President to Biden: We Need a Dialogue on Plant-Based Nutrition

Eric L. Adams calls upon the Biden-Harris administration to promote plant-based diets to Americans and work to alleviate the scarcity of nutritional foods, particularly in communities of color. 

Argentina’s President Will Go Meat-Free If Paul McCartney Plays “Blackbird” in His Office

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Argentina’s President Will Go Meat-Free If Paul McCartney Plays “Blackbird” in His Office

President Alberto Fernández may join Meat-Free Monday—which was founded by former Beatles member Sir Paul McCartney and his daughters—under one condition.

Mitsubishi to Bring Cultured Meat Across Japan

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Mitsubishi to Bring Cultured Meat Across Japan

Israeli startup Aleph Farms will work with the food arm of the multinational company to bring cell-based steak to Japanese tables. 

A Conservative Vegan Political Group Just Formed in the UK

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A Conservative Vegan Political Group Just Formed in the UK

The Vegan Conservatives, a new caucus within the country’s Conservative Party, aim to promote veganism among party leaders and supporters. 

5 Reasons Why I Eat the Beyond Burger (Spoiler Alert: It Has Nothing to Do With Nutrition)  

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5 Reasons Why I Eat the Beyond Burger (Spoiler Alert: It Has Nothing to Do With Nutrition)  

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VP-Elect Kamala Harris Challenged to Go Vegan for 31 Days

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VP-Elect Kamala Harris Challenged to Go Vegan for 31 Days

BIPOC woman-led organization JIVINITI Women’s Coalition urges the incoming administration to support structural changes to shift the US away from industrialized animal agriculture and toward a plant-based economy to mitigate future pandemics. 

New Vegan Ice Cream Brand Launches to Fight for Social Justice

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New Vegan Ice Cream Brand Launches to Fight for Social Justice

JUSTice Cream in Chicago plans to donate 100 percent of its profits to grassroots organizations such as Black Lives Matter and the Alliance of Filipinos for Immigrant Rights and Empowerment. 

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Joaquin Phoenix Attends Pig Vigil to Honor Slain Activist Regan Russell

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Joaquin Phoenix Attends Pig Vigil to Honor Slain Activist Regan Russell

The Academy Award-winning actor, along with Toronto activists and Russell’s husband Mark Powell, gathered at Fearmans Pork to pay their final respects to the activist who was killed by a slaughterhouse truck driver in June. 

<i>Earthlings</i> Filmmaker Releases New Documentary About Slain Vegan Activist Regan Russell

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Earthlings Filmmaker Releases New Documentary About Slain Vegan Activist Regan Russell

There Was a Killing reveals first-hand video footage of the incident leading up to Russell’s death—who was killed by a slaughterhouse truck in June—and delves deeper into Bill 156, a new ag-gag law that director Shaun Monson says appears to be “a license to kill.” 

More Than 10,000 Sign Petition for Plant-Based Chicken at Popeyes&nbsp;&nbsp;

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More Than 10,000 Sign Petition for Plant-Based Chicken at Popeyes  

The petition urges the chicken chain to keep up with competitors such as KFC and Jack in the Box—both of which are currently testing vegan chicken patties.

Israel’s Prime Minister Becomes First Head of State to Taste Cell-Based Meat

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Israel’s Prime Minister Becomes First Head of State to Taste Cell-Based Meat

Britain’s “Cheap” Chicken Could Lead to Next Pandemic, Report Finds

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Britain’s “Cheap” Chicken Could Lead to Next Pandemic, Report Finds

EU Votes to Allow Veggie Meats to Be Called “Burgers” and “Sausages”

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EU Votes to Allow Veggie Meats to Be Called “Burgers” and “Sausages”

While meatless sausages do not have to change their name to “veggie tubes,” the EU voted to ban terms such as “cheese” and “yogurt” on vegan dairy alternatives. 

170,000 People Demand EU to Allow Use of “Burger” Labeling on Vegan Products

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170,000 People Demand EU to Allow Use of “Burger” Labeling on Vegan Products

A petition by ProVeg International is challenging the European Parliament’s proposal to place further restrictions on labeling vegetarian and vegan products. 

Tofurky Sues Louisiana for Anti-Vegan Labeling Law

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Tofurky Sues Louisiana for Anti-Vegan Labeling Law

The iconic vegan brand is challenging the state’s new law that fines companies up to $500 per day for using terms such as “burger” and “sausage” on plant-based foods. 

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Cory Booker’s New Legislation Aims to Shut Down US Wildlife Trade to Prevent Future Pandemics 

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Chicken Wings and Shrimp Exported to China from South America Test Positive for COVID-19 

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Arizona Prisons Now Serve Vegan Meals

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New Campaign Asks Public to Ditch Meat in Solidarity with Latinx Slaughterhouse Workers

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Bernie Sanders Backs Bill to Ban Factory Farming by 2040

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Vegan Senator Cory Booker’s New Bill Aims to Slow Slaughter Speed to Protect Animals, Workers

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Vietnam Bans Wildlife Imports, Closes Illegal Wild Animal Markets

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250 Groups Unite to Launch the First-Ever Respect for Fish Day  

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 Beyond Meat Debuts in Brazil, the World’s Third Largest Meat-Consuming Country 

Report: Factory Farming Is the “Single Most Risky Behavior” for Future Pandemics&nbsp;

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New Olympian-Backed Commercial Debuts on NBC to Urge Viewers to Ditch Dairy

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Black-Owned Vegan Catering Company Aims to Revolutionize “Hood Food” in San Francisco Bay Area

India’s Nagaland Ends Dog Meat Trade, Sparing 30,000 Dogs From Slaughter Annually&nbsp;

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India’s Nagaland Ends Dog Meat Trade, Sparing 30,000 Dogs From Slaughter Annually 

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122 Groups Take Action Against Tyson for Failing to Protect Workers From COVID-19 

As Employees Continue to Battle COVID-19 to Make Meat, Smithfield Rewards Essential Workers with Free Hot Dogs&nbsp;

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