According to The Center for Biological Diversity, cutting U.S. meat intake in half could prevent 1.6 billion tons of climate pollution. If this is the science, why aren’t more climate alarmist ditching meat and going vegan? While a self-reporting 3 percent of the U.S. population purports to be eating plant-based (not necessarily vegan), 60 percent believe in humans are creating climate change. So why hasn’t 57 percent of Americans gone vegan, shouldn’t we be following the science?
If you have tried none of the many meal kits out there, we recommend trying them. Last year we analyzed some kits out there and felt Green Chef was the best overall. There are meal kits and meal kit companies… Read More ›
A movement spanning over 192 countries to get people to go vegan for the month of January has signed up its millionth pledge. Started in the United Kingdom, Veganuary is a non-profit organization that encourages people worldwide to eat vegan… Read More ›
Most U.S. consumers report eating more comfort foods, snacks, and treats because of the coronavirus, reports market research firm Packaged Facts in the newly published study Vegan, Vegetarian, and Flexitarian Consumers. Some consumers are eating more healthily and more locally produced… Read More ›
Rip Esselstyn spent a decade as one of the premier triathletes in the world. He then joined the Austin Fire Department where he introduced his passion for a whole-food, plant-based diet to Austin’s Engine 2 Firehouse to rescue a firefighting… Read More ›
Tofurky challenges Louisiana’s new law keeping them from labeling products as plant-based sausage or vegan ham, etc.
The Good Food Institute and Animal Legal Defense Fund has sued on behalf of Tofurky challenging a Louisiana law that would impose fines of up to $500 per day for every plant-based meat product marketed or sold with terms like… Read More ›
This Thanksgiving, many families are seeking a simple way to eat healthier, and now the vegan meal kit subscription service Purple Carrot is offering their help. If you are not familiar with meal kits, they are recyclable boxes that are… Read More ›
August 14, 2016 — Italian lawmaker Elvira Savino is proposing a law to criminalize feeding children a vegan diet, ignoring the fact that it is the most healthy way for humans, especially children, to eat. Savino aims to end vegan diets… Read More ›
EDMONTON, AB, CANADA — Today, July 21, 2016, bus stop patrons, library goers and those in Sir Churchill Square will get an eye full at noon today as a near naked PETA supporter will be making a statement. In downtown… Read More ›
Looking to lose weight? Go vegan! Review of vegetarian diet studies highlights benefit of plant-based eating plans
People on a vegetarian diet, and especially those following a vegan one that includes no animal products, see better results than dieters on other weight-reducing plans. In fact, they can lose around two kilograms more on the short term, says… Read More ›