#JoinTheHerd: Make 2016 the Year of the Elephant.

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If you could help save elephants from extinction, would you do it? Well, it turns out—you can.

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Vegan Supermarket Chain to Come to US in 2016

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Jan Bredack wasn’t always a passionate vegan. Healthy Living Lifestyle News Top News Vegan Jan Bredack

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Yummy Vegan, Gluten-Free Fudge Recipe.

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The recipe below, which is adapted from Cara Reed's Decadent Gluten-Free Vegan Baking, is one of the best fudge recipes I have ever found. Food Z ADMIN Food Featured Today dessert fudge recipe sweets vegan yummy vegan

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How to stay popular despite going vegan

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Going vegan for the animals is the right thing to do, but being unpopular is not an option. Read on for ways you can stay vegan without imposing your strict lifestyle on others. 1) If someone tells you going vegan is so hard, agree. Go vegan and help those around you go vegan.

Veganism is a Privilege, not a Cure.

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It’s a very vegan Easter, according to Google

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If you’re tired of hearing about how 2016 is the Year of the Vegan, then you’re going to have to get over it, because 2016 is definitely the Year of the Vegan. With Easter upon us, and the holiday being celebrated tomorrow, some fascinating and encouraging data has been released by Google in regards to vegan treats for our Easter baskets. I can’t wait to get my hands on all the discounted vegan candy on Monday!

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Vegan Big Macs to Make a Permanent Home in Toronto

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A sneaky #whatveganseat slogan was used to keep the Toronto opening of one of LA’s best vegan restaurants a secret. Now, we’re excited to reveal that next month, you and your tastebuds can enjoy the absolute best vegan comfort food available, right at home. Eats News Sticky Veganism

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Will You Take the Vegan Chalk Challenge?

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A new project has come into the public, and it’s just as creative as you want it to be: The Vegan Chalk Challenge. The Vegan Chalk Challenge is a small artistic movement that tells vegans to get out in public spaces and create pro-vegan messages, all using sidewalk chalk.

why non-vegans need to stop saying being vegan is hard

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People often apply preconceived notions towards things they don’t yet understand, like veganism. When we say or agree that the lifestyle change is tough, we propagate that it’s not worth taking on, that vegans should be put on a pedestal, and that it’s okay to remain non-vegan.

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Another vegan event draws insane crowds

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The demand for more vegan events is clear. The Daily Echo reports that at the Lyndhurst Community Centre in New Forest, UK, organizers were shocked to find huge line-ups for their vegan fair. The first entirely vegan event in the area, organizers expected somewhere around 750 guests.

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A Vegan’s Guide to Tackling Naysayers

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One of the skills required of an advocate for veganism is adaptability. These discussions are not necessarily fruitless; the moral principles of veganism can still be clear to those who think logically and can identify with the ideas of justice and fairness that underpin veganism. You will occasionally meet people who react in a very negative way to the vegan message. Sometimes things can go wrong in vegan advocacy because we just can’t let the topic go.

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If You’re A Yoga Educator, You Should Be Vegan

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the practice of nonviolence is being ignored by non-vegan yoga educators. Image my excitement, naively thinking everyone in my 40+ class of teacher trainers were going to go vegan! It can be a fine line between encouraging veganism in the studio, and making non-vegans feel unwelcome.

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Plant-Based Foods Named a ‘Global Trend’ For 2016

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Veganism isn’t going anywhere this year. In fact, according to the recent global food and drink trend report for 2016 from market research company Mintel, it’s only getting bigger. By declaring “artificial” Read More The post Plant-Based Foods Named a ‘Global Trend’ For 2016 appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

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All The Vegan Super Bowl Recipes You Need

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Get in the spirit of the game, and start drafting these vegan recipes for your fantasy buffet-table team. I recommend choosing one recipe from each category to ensure a bounty of perfect vegan game day options. Mini Vegan Pizza Potato Skins (pictured).

Study finds vegan blood is 8 times more effective at killing cancer cells

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A new study is proving yet another health benefit of eating vegan. The results found that the vegan blood (after maintaining a year long plant-based diet) had nearly 8 times the stopping power when it comes to cancer cell growth.

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Leave bees alone, and get your hands on this vegan honey

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A happy accident discovered by Katie Sanchez (a trained pastry chef) while she was trying to make an apple jelly, this entrepreneur would go on to team up with Melissa Elmz to literally sell vegan gold! Yup – vegan honey, from apples. vegan #honey #savethebees.

Moby releases his most vegan album

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These Systems are Failing includes a long list of politically-driven messages with Moby’s vegan views at the forefront, and the soft sounds of Porcelain a distant memory. Don’t Leave Me is the frontrunner for most vegan track, with an accompanying video packed with uncover footage.

Veganism Without Morality

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A recent article in The Advertiser is describing veganism as a “social trend,” a “craze,” where kids are now apparently under peer pressure to go vegan because “all their friends are doing it.”

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How The Mainstream “Animal Movement” Has Destroyed Veganism

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Ever wondered what the effects of the mainstream “animal movement” are on the public perception of veganism? Look no further than this article in grist by author Eve Andrews, who puts forward “the case for imperfect veganism.” And if one has to be perfect in veganism, why try it at all?

World Vegan Summit Proves Education Is The Key To Our Vegan Future

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Always coyly popping in and out from lecture series on sharing your household with non-vegans or learning how to cook without oil, I figured substantive learning could only come from taking the time to navigate essays and books. After all, there were vegan donuts to be devoured.

If you are on a plant based diet, stop calling yourself Vegan!

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There’s a movement hijacking the vegan one, and it’s called “plant-based” This buzzword is getting the kind of attention Paleo misses, and is confusing just as many people. While a plant-based meal might also be vegan, a person who eats plant-based often is not.

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#vegan > #vegetarian

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Moving towards a vegan world. There was a time when vegans were viewed as outliers – an extreme mutation of vegetarians gone too far. Vegan” was some way behind. In late 2011 that changed and there were as many searches for “vegan” as there were for “vegetarian.”

These guys are responsible for the first vegan, hydroponic, vertical farm

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Metropolis Farms in Philly is making waves as the first vegan-certified farm in the nation. amazing #fresh #vegan #friendly. foodporn #veg #vegan #veganfood #veganfoodshare #whatveganseat #fitfoods #fitfoodie #fitfam #cleaneating #eatraw #eathealthy #philly #phillyigers #philadelphia.

This website has the world’s largest curated collection of vegan products

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It’s no surprise that Unicorn Goods , the world’s largest curated collection of vegan products, has chosen it to represent their brand. It’s not difficult to find faux meats, cheeses, and other vegan dietary substitutions. Unicorn Goods (@unicorngoodsco) February 7, 2016.

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Lone vegan student works to get vegan options on campus- and it pays off!

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Because of the efforts of a single vegan student , the University of Manchester is now offering a vegan menu in it’s dining halls. We’ve found that non-vegan people are also enjoying the dishes, so it’s a win-win.”

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Daycares in Finland are going vegan

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YLE reports that Helsinki’s City Board has approved a year-long vegan food trial at 20 of the capital’s daycare centres. Their looking to determine the cost of providing vegan food to young ones, which has been roughly calculated to run 4.40

Vegan Quesadillas to Satisfy Every Craving. {Recipe}

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Animal Rights Food Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today food gluten free mexican food non-dairy quesadillas recipes vegan vegan recipesQuesdadillas are one of my ultimate comfort foods. I love them any time of day — for breakfast or even as a midnight snack.

2016 20

Can Your Toddler Go Vegan? For Sure!

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The Parent Herald has taken an interest in veganism among young children, and for once, we have a fair source of information from a mainstream source! In “Vegan Diets for Kids: Should Toddlers Go Vegan?” The vegan diet gets a bad rap for parents of young children.

This vegan sneaker is made entirely of wood

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Oddity Central shared the news that nat-2 , a German shoe company, has released the world’s first vegan wooden sneakers. Cork insoles, animal-free glues, and rubber are also crafted in to each pair currently produced in the vegan shoe capital of the world; Italy.

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Why Should Vegans Care About Slaughterhouse Workers?

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Too often, non vegans accuse vegans of not caring about human rights issues, and this is an unfair picture to paint. Luckily, there’s an ethical alternative, veganism, and it’s actively hurt by the “factory farmed vs. humane meat” argument that people tend to so passionate about.

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Peppa Pig: Vegan Extremist

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In the town of Ibague, in the Tolima district of Colombia, reports are surfacing of a group of parents that have taken to social media to end the influence of everyone’s favourite vegan extremist, Peppa Pig. Internet News Sticky Veganism

Vegan restaurant opening is so popular, police shut it down

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You know people are hungry for vegan restaurants when…. After hundreds formed a crowd outside of the vegan restaurant on Saturday, traffic was obstructed and the party was called off. A video posted by Dandy Diary (@dandydiary) on Apr 16, 2016 at 1:22pm PDT.

2016 30

If you’re mourning Harambe, go vegan

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If you wish there had been another way to help the boy that didn’t hurt Harambe, you already believe in veganism. Spare all animals and go vegan. On Saturday at the Cincinnati Zoo, a gorilla was shot dead after a child climbed in to his enclosure. Naturally, people are unhappy about it.

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New Vegan Fast Food Concept Launching in San Diego

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Vegan food just got a whole lot faster — and delicious — in San Diego with the launch of Plant Power Fast Food. The new concept, which opens later this Read More The post New Vegan Fast Food Concept Launching in San Diego appeared first on Ecorazzi. Eats News Top News Vegan

The Ultimate Vegan Valentines Guide

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So you’re dating a vegan – congrats! Don’t be too scared, it’s 2016 which means ample access to vegan heart-shaped paraphernalia. Casual: The Hogtown Vegan. Don’t panic, the internet is overflowing with easy vegan recipes. Vegan Richa.

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What I Ate Today – A Vegan Food Diary

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With people always asking vegans “ what can you eat?” – diaries seem like they can be a useful tool to show people exactly how we’re getting by. So, for science, I pulled out my phone every time I went to chow down on February 17th, 2016 (like I do every day anyway).

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“Vegan” is getting more popular, even more than veganism

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The market has picked up on the trendiness of “vegan,” but hasn’t exactly taken the time to understand it isn’t just another buzz word. Lehkmuhl questions if “vegan” is too popular, but I think it’s all the other words and terms that are stealing the spotlight. .

Entrepreneurs Release Vegan Burger Line

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Vegan dreams do come true, and I’m not just talking about your favourite cashew cheese being in stock. Now, Bekhor’s ‘ Vegetarian Gourmet ’ vegan artisan burgers are available in freezers locally.

Stop calling vegan food “cruelty-free”

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Many vegans proudly proclaim that their food is “cruelty-free” as though issues of justice and injustice begin and end with our use of nonhuman animals. Nor does the enormity of the exploitation in which the nonvegan participates by way of their food choices mean that we, as vegans, don’t have to try harder or do better. Some cashews are produced in forced-labour camps where the workers are beaten and shocked into harvesting, cleaning, and preparing a vegan staple.

How I (Just About) Survived Five-Days as a Vegan

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Carrying the headline “I went vegan for five days, and I was shocked at how many things I couldn’t eat,” a recent article by Lisa Ryan of Business Insider paints a depressing picture of veganism as a restrictive and “hardcore” diet defined by deprivation. In a vegan bakery.

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