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22-Year-Old Vegan Chef Starts Project to Support Black-Led Vegan Events, Pop-ups, and Entrepreneurs in Minneapolis

Mykela Jackson aims to work collectively with other vegan entrepreneurs to host events that teach Black communities about veganism and sustainable food systems.

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Black-Owned Vegan Food Truck Raises Nearly $80,000 to Open First Restaurant

Malibu’s Burgers has received tremendous support from its community to expand into a permanent location. 

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Lewis Hamilton Will Race in Car Emblazoned with “End Racism” to Support Black Lives Matter

The vegan and world-champion athlete—the only Black race car driver in Formula One history—will wear all black and drive a black car during his first race since the COVID-19 lockdown on Sunday in Austria. 

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Black-Owned Vegan Cookie Company Sees 10,000-Percent Spike in Sales

Maya’s Cookies experienced the surge in sales following the movement to support Black-owned businesses. 

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Lizzo Shares What a “Fat Vegan” Eats in a Day, Demands Justice for Breonna Taylor

The new vegan has green smoothies, cabbage salads, and racial justice on her mind. 

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Slutty Vegan’s Food Will Be Free for One Day Thanks to Ludacris, La La Anthony, Chris Paul, and Gabrielle Union-Wade

The A-list celebrities bought out the popular Atlanta restaurant for a day to thank Slutty Vegan for making a positive impact on the community. 

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Attention White Animal-Rights Activists: “Black Lives Matter” is Not Ours For the Taking

Redirecting the phrase to encompass “all lives,” including animals, is unethical and unsupportive of the racial justice movement. We should be giving “Black Lives Matter” the space to spread its meaningful message. 

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Coolhaus Launches Minty Vegan Ice Cream Pint to Celebrate Pride Month 

EnjoyMINT for All features a decadent peppermint base with chocolate cookie crumbs and a gooey purple vegan marshmallow swirl.

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Vegan Influencer Tabitha Brown Gets Own Show on Ellen’s Network

Brown’s new show, All Love, will feature the vegan star’s advice on all things cooking, parenting, and self-care.

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Police Killing of 23-Year-Old Vegetarian Elijah McClain Goes National Amid Black Lives Matter Protests

“I don’t even kill flies. I don’t eat meat. I’m a vegetarian. But I don’t judge people. And I respect all life. Forgive me,” were some of the last words that the unarmed Black man spoke before he was injected with ketamine and went into cardiac arrest. 

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Black-Owned Vegan Cookie Brand Chosen For New Program That Supports Black and Latinx Entrepreneurship 

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Slutty Vegan Owner Pinky Cole to Send Rayshard Brooks’ Four Kids to College

The children of Rayshard Brooks—a Black man who was killed by police in a Wendy’s parking lot this month—will be guaranteed higher education thanks to a partnership between vegan business owner Pinky Cole and HBCU Clark Atlanta University. 

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North Carolina Businesses Unite for Vegan Juneteenth Celebration to Support Black Community 

Vegan dancehall and bar THE BLOCK and restaurant Benne on Eagle co-host a celebration filled with vegan carrot dogs, conscious hip-hop, and an open mic to raise funds for Southern Restaurants for Racial Justice—a coalition of restaurant industry workers united to support Black-led organizations working to dismantle systemic racism. 

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Chicago Vegan Bakery Raises Nearly $7,000 For Worldwide Bakers Against Racism Campaign

Pie, Pie My Darling hosts two fundraisers to create awareness and raise donations to support the Black Lives Matter movement.  

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