VegNews Daily

Russell Simmons New Show

The new program Running Russell Simmons features the vegan star.

Running Russell Simmons, a new reality television show set to premiere November 2 on Oxygen, centers on vegan Russell Simmons and the staff who support him. The show follows the group of women who assist the entrepreneur, including his vegan, animal-rights activist confidante Simone Reyes. Reyes is a personal assistant to Simmons who has been very vocal about her dedication to veganism. The women who work for Simmons will be shown assisting in all areas of his life, including career, family, fashion, and party planning.

NYC All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream Fest Offers Vegan Scoops

Three-day festival Scooper Bowl in Bryant Park will treat guests to ice cream of every variety, including dairy-free scoops from Van Leeuwen, Ben & Jerry's, and Häagen-Dazs.
Read More »

Animal Ag Companies Fined $29M for Destroying Amazon

The government of Brazil slapped a hefty fine on feed suppliers to meat and dairy companies that sell to McDonald's, Burger King, and Walmart for destroying the country's biodiverse Cerrado region for profit.
Read More »

Moby Retires from Touring to Focus on Activism

…and to make vegan smoothies every morning after waking up in his own bed.
Read More »

UK Version of Beyond Burger Expands Across London

British vegan brand Moving Mountains expands its B12 burger to five locations of meat-centric chain Dirty Bones—where it will be served topped with vegan mac and cheese.
Read More »

Legendary Canadian Rugby Player Starts Vegan Cheese Brand

Nick Blevins' vegan lifestyle improved his performance on the field so much that he established a plant-based cheese and yogurt company to educate others on the benefits of plants.
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »