Natural & Organic Awards Europe 2016: winners announced

Green (Living) Review

The winners of the coveted Natural & Organic Awards Europe 2016 were announced yesterday (Monday 18 April) at the Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show; which took place at ExCeL London. The 2016 presenter was leading business woman and BBC Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden.

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#JoinTheHerd: Make 2016 the Year of the Elephant.

Elephant Journal

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

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Natural & Organic Products Europe 2016 marks best ever show with 10% increase in attendees

Green (Living) Review

Thanks to a 10% increase in attendees for 2016, the 20th anniversary edition played host to the biggest trade showcase (and celebration) of the natural and organic industry that the UK has ever seen. I have been attending the show for 15 years, and the 2016 show was excellent.

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Vegan Supermarket Chain to Come to US in 2016

Eccorazzi

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

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Leonardo DiCaprio ignores veganism, again.

Eccorazzi

It is well known by now (whether denied or not does not make it false) that the one thing which would have the largest impact in regards to humans contribution to greenhouse gas emissions is going vegan. Why, going vegan of course. Please, go vegan today. Sticky Veganism

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Kendrick Farris: Olympic Class Weightlifter. Vegan.

Elephant Journal

Kendrick Farris is the only US competitor for the 2016 Summer Olympics in men's weightlifting. He's also vegan. Here's Farris in competition.

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Veganism is a Privilege, not a Cure.

Elephant Journal

Animal Rights Conscious Consumerism Editor's Picks Enlightened Society Green Health & Wellness cruelty free developing world eat less meat India starving children vegan diet veganism Veganism is a Privilege not a Cure.

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Dear Non-Vegan: There’s Something you Won’t let me Say.

Elephant Journal

Because the vegan movement challenges our acquired tastes, habits and traditions, it tends to hit a wall of cognitive dissonance. Animal Rights Blog Enlightened Society Food animal rights Cognitive Dissonance factory farming judgement vegan culture veganism vegans

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#vegan > #vegetarian

Eccorazzi

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.”

Vegetarians and Vegans are furious about new British £5 banknotes

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Vegetarians and Vegans are furious that new British banknotes contain traces of animal fat The introduction of polymer cash hasn't gone as smoothly as the Bank of England had hoped.

Ayurvedic Golden Milk for Cold Winter Days. {Vegan Recipe}

Elephant Journal

Food Health & Wellness Yoga awareness ayurveda cold winter days food Golden Milk healing health mindfulness recipe self love vegan vegan recipeIt is very easy to prepare, and in minutes you will feel the soothing effects.

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Is vegan shaming like body shaming?

Eccorazzi

There’s this assumption that all vegans instantly hate non-vegans (pre-vegans as they are more affectionately called in my circle), and vice versa. Instead, it’s an op-ed piece that attempts to make vegans quiet down in criticizing non-vegans for not changing.

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Being a Spoilsport on World Vegan Day

Eccorazzi

So many people have asked me if I’m celebrating World Vegan Day today, or have wished me a happy day with an enthusiastic smile. Now, I hate to be a spoilsport (again) but World Vegan Day makes me glum. Make every day World Vegan Day. Sticky Veganism

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Delicious Vegan Lasagna. Yes, I Said Vegan Lasagna. {Recipe}

Elephant Journal

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When you’re Vegan as F*ck—make Vegan Turducken. {Hella Funny Video}

Elephant Journal

There is now a vegan option of this holiday favorite. Adult Animal Rights Arts Enlightened Society Funny WAYLON: Today Only funny video Hella Funny Video PETA turducken vegan vegan AF Vegan as F*ck Vegan Turducken veggie videoSome folks who prefer something a little more indulgent.a Turducken. (A A chicken stuffed into a duck, further stuffed into a turkey.) If you're appalled by this concept, never fear!

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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.

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Dear Vegan: I hear you…sometimes. Maybe.

Elephant Journal

My ears close when veganism is served on a plate heaped full of anger, hate and venom. Conscious Consumerism Food Non New-Agey Spirituality awareness change compassion Dear Vegan eat at the same table environment food food options I hear you maybe meat sis murder mindfulness plant-based sometimes vegan vegan propaganda veganism vegans

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Vegetarian and vegan diets good for kids and adults, nutritionists say

Green (Living) Review

Vegetarian and vegan diets are appropriate for all stages of life, including during infancy, pregnancy, childhood, adolescence and old age, the authors write in a position statement from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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Those Pesky Entitled Vegans

Eccorazzi

A concerned woman recently wrote to family psychologist, John Rosemond, for advice on the upcoming holidays : of the thirteen people attending the festive dinner that the letter-writer will prepare, three are vegan and will not be consuming gluten. Sticky Veganism

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Lima, Peru: organic (plus vegan and artisan) in the hip Barranco

Green Traveler Guides

| Awesome Eco Scene | In the past few years, Lima’s renowned food scene has grown to include an ever-increasing array of organic, vegetarian and artisan restaurants, cafés and craftsmen.

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VIDEO: Vegan Athletes Who Destroy Your Excuses

Eccorazzi

Put away your excuses, because vegans can be competitive athletes, too. The next time someone stereotypes vegans as all being weak, scrawny, or ill, just go ahead and share this video with them. Big thanks to our friend, Mic the Vegan , for putting this list together!

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How The Mainstream “Animal Movement” Has Destroyed Veganism

Eccorazzi

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?

Macrobiotics & Veganism

Eccorazzi

I was in my element being among so many wonderful friends, colleagues and fellow vegans at the World Vegan Summit in California. On returning to Scotland, I received a message from someone who had been in the audience saying that Macrobiotics is not vegan. I find the idea of someone insisting macrobiotic eating includes animal products is worth refuting so as a long time vegan I felt compelled to write this short essay. Two weeks later, our students embrace veganism.

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Important Vegan News: Non-Dairy Yummy Goodness!

Elephant Journal

Their new non-dairy line is no exception ingredients are certified vegan, fairtrade and non-GMO.

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Something’s Cooking Toronto! Coming Spring 2016

Eccorazzi

Toronto’s about to get a brand new vegan restaurant. Launching this spring 2016, it’s going to show the world what vegans eat. Eats News Sticky VeganismDon’t live in Ontario? You’re going to wish you did! Stay tuned for more details, and follow these Facebook and Instagram pages to get the first updates. Tantalizing, we know.

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The Vegan Society Falls Further Down The Speciesist Rabbit Hole

Eccorazzi

This new group – the “All-Party Parliamentary Group on Vegetarianism and Veganism”or APPG – is a collaborative effort between the Vegan Society, the Vegetarian Society, and Vegetarian for Life. What a confusing message for the “Vegan” Society to be supporting.

Five super scary vegan costume ideas for Halloween

Eccorazzi

We’ve all been cats, vegetables, and hippies for Halloween already (and maybe in our day to day lives), so it’s time we up the ante with our vegan costumes. Check out the easy DIY ideas below, guaranteed to spook both the vegan and non-vegan audience at your 2016 monster mash. .

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10 easy steps for going vegan in 20 years

Eccorazzi

Everywhere you look, people are advocating that we need to go vegan overnight. Your journey is an important one, and we have 10 easy steps that will help you go vegan by 2036. To be 100% vegan, don’t skip this crucial step: fight with people who promote veganism as a moral baseline.

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Vegansexualism: It’s not perverse for vegans to prefer sleeping with vegans

Eccorazzi

Is anyone else uncomfortable with the idea of non-vegans discussing who vegans should and shouldn’t sleep with? Vice shared a piece called “ Inside the World of ‘Vegansexualism’—the Vegans Who Only Date Other Vegans ,” that made me want to cross my legs a little tighter. Though the exploration of vegan sexuality isn’t new , their look into it’s evolution as the number of vegans grow is. People Sticky Veganism

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The Metro: Posting Anti-Vegan Propaganda For Everyone

Eccorazzi

There was an article published recently in the Metro called “ The Rise of the Vanity Vegan: Ruining Veganism for Everyone.” You know you can trust someone’s expertise on veganism when they choose to flank their article with male underwear and high heels. Sticky Veganism

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Yummy Vegan, Gluten-Free Fudge Recipe.

Elephant Journal

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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Sin City welcomes Vegan Drive-Thru

Eccorazzi

They say what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas, but we hope the concept of vegan drive-thru restaurants expands past the party city. Owner and chef Kenny Chye already brought Veggie House to Vegas’ Chinatown, so this will be his exciting next chapter in Sin City vegan domination.

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Let’s cool it with the vegan challenges, please

Eccorazzi

People are never going to accept the importance, ease, or joy of veganism if we continue irking them on to try it out as a “challenge.” The name alone tips non-vegans off that whatever follows will be treacherous, and yet, every. Animals are the only reason you need to go vegan, today.

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If Meat Eaters Acted Like Vegans. {Funny Video}

Elephant Journal

For centuries the sages, saints and sinners have contemplated the riddle, "What would it look like if meat eaters acted like vegans?".

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Moby releases his most vegan album

Eccorazzi

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.

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If you believe in social justice, you believe in veganism

Eccorazzi

My fellow passengers are all committed human rights and justice advocates, yet none but two of us are vegan. We can all go vegan right now. Animals People Sticky VeganismRecently, I was in India.

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Vegan powerlifter sets new record

Eccorazzi

The vegan powerlifter even surprised herself, deadlifting 205 kilos to take the title in a championship this past weekend. That’s 451 pounds or 32 stones for the readers following along in the US and UK, or somewhere in the ballpark of 2,255 Field Roast Sausage Links (an easy vegan favourite).

Why vegans are so f **g annoying

Eccorazzi

Vegans are all the same. So while I have a vegan communities audience, allow me explain why I find vegans so annoying. And please, use this guide as a tool for things you can’t do if you want to be considered a cool vegan. T hey’d rather waste non-vegan food then eat it. One vegan said no when I offered them Cheetos once, who does that? They think nutritional yeast is cool, and vegan cheese is good. They act like non-vegans are uneducated.

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Veganism Without Morality

Eccorazzi

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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My Parents Forced Veganism on Me

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Recently, an Italian bill proposed jail time for parents irresponsibly imposing a vegan diet on their children. It has created a lot of buzz and discussion over whether vegan parents should be allowed to “force their values” on their children. People Sticky Veganism

2016 83

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

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Relationships With Non-Vegans And Why They’re Problematic

Eccorazzi

The man, Sam Critchlow, is a non-vegan, but as a vegetarian he is falsely portrayed as the more ethical one. The woman, Amber Reed, is also a non-vegan, but happens to run her own farm raising pigs, cows, laying hens, broiler chickens, and lambs for slaughter. Sticky Veganism

2016 101

Confessions of a Meat-Eating Vegan.

Elephant Journal

And I need it: Food Health & Wellness Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today healthy eating meat eating Paleo vegan vegetarian whole-foods plant-based dietIt's gross, but I love it.

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