Articles written by Gabrielle Pope

4 DIY Holiday Decorating Tips
Decorate sustainably and creatively with these tips for vegan-friendly holiday decorations.
National Vegan Blogger Conference Hits Austin This May
Meat-free bloggers from all over the world converge for Vida Vegan Con.
#1 Drought Culprit: Animal Agriculture
While Californians are told to take shorter showers and stop watering their lawns, the worst offender of water consumption remains unregulated.
Day-in-the-Life of a VegNews Intern
Join me as I describe a typical day at VegNews Magazine.
How To Make a Vegan Zine
Looking for a new way to spread cruelty-free living? VN shows you how to make your own vegan zine.
Vegan Wine & Cheese Guide
Throw a classy tasting with the most innovative of vegan cheese recipes and luscious libations.
Healthy Post-Workout Eats
Located within lunging distance of health clubs, two trendy eateries offer food to fuel any workout.
Angela Kinsey Helps Turtles
The Office star Angela Kinsey is working with the nonprofit group Oceana, recording Public Service Announcements (PSA) advocating for the protection...
Factory Farm Antibiotics
For the first time, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released an estimate of the amount of antibiotics sold for use in US animal agriculture, totaling to...
Heather Mills’ New Shop
Vegetarian Heather Mills has opened a new Redwood Wholefood Company storefront in Corby, UK. The store will stock Redwood Wholefood Company’s products...
Animal Advocate Joanna Lumley
Vegetarian actress Joanna Lumley, former Bond girl and star of the British television show Absolutely Fabulous, speaks out against horse-drawn carriages...
Vegetarianism is Top Trend
Allrecipes.com published a “Most Compelling Trends of 2010” Measuring Cup report in partnership with consumer strategist Robin Avni, with the sixth trend reporting...
New LA Veg Restaurant
Doomie’s Home Cookin’, a vegetarian and vegan restaurant in Hollywood, Calif., is now open. The restaurant offers meatless versions of American diner comfort foods
Matt & Nat in the Gazette
Montreal-based Matt & Nat founder Inder Bedi was featured in the Montreal Gazette on December 14, 2010. The Gazette covered a Holt Renfrew event where...
HSUS Smithfield Investigation
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has released video footage from an investigation at a Virginia factory farm owned by the world’s largest producers...
Georges Laraque for Elephants
Vegan Georges Laraque, an ex-National Hockey League (NHL) player for the Edmonton Oilers, is offering the city of Edmonton, Alberta, $100,000 in exchange for the...
Vegan in Psychology Today
Psychology Today’s The Inner Lives of Animals published an article on December 14 that featured the rise of veganism. The article, written by Jonathan Balcombe...
Emily Deschanel Awarded
Bones actress Emily Deschanel was honored on December 8, 2010 by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) with the Humane Advocate Award, for her...
13 Boozily Delicious Vegan Holiday Drinks
Spike your holiday parties with VegNews' favorite festive vegan concoctions.
April 77 Vegan Store
Paris native Brice Partouche has launched a new online apparel store, called April 77. The store features men’s clothing and accessories with a rebellious theme...
Vegan Good Housekeeping
Good Housekeeping is releasing a vegan cookbook under its brand, called Simple Vegan!: Delicious Meat-Free, Dairy-Free Recipes Every Family Will Love.
Natalie Portman’s Vegan Shoes
Vegan Natalie Portman has signed on with Dior to be the new face of the Miss Dior Cherie perfume campaign, and the company has designed the actress custom-made vegan shoes.
Vegan Top Chef
Bravo’s Top Chef All-Stars Night at the Museum episode, aired on December 8, featured two teams cooking to win the favor of children and their parents...
Betty Crocker Vegan Trend
Betty Crocker conducted a survey on its Facebook page, which boasts more than 750,000 fans, in order to come up with the Betty 10 Red Hot Holiday Trends...
MFA Top Blog Posts
Mercy For Animals (MFA) has put together a list of its top 10 animal rights-related stories for 2010. The group seeks to cover stories on its blog that report on the...
Lance Bass For PETA
Singer Lance Bass, formally of ‘N Sync, is featured in a new People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) video, urging people to adopt rather than purchase...
Vegan Food Network
On Thursday, December 9, The Food Network’s Cooking Channel will air The Veg Edge, a special program that will feature a fully vegan Portland segment that is likely...
NZ Animal Welfare
New Zealand Agriculture Minister David Carter announced on December 1 that under the new Animal Welfare Code of Welfare 2010, all pig gestation stalls...
Veg Labeling
The Middle East Vegetarian Group (Meveg) have called on the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to implement a mandatory “veg” symbol on food products in order to clearly...
7-Eleven Vegan Meals
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has reported that select 7-Eleven stores in New York City are testing out vegan meals at six different locations...
New Vegan Review Website
Vegan Corner, to be launched soon, provides an all-veg review website similar to the popular website Yelp. The website was created by The Sparrow Media Project’s...
Factory Farm Map
Food & Water Watch (FWW), a non-profit organization that advocates for safe food and water, has produced a map that tracks the locations of factory farms...
Child Nutrition Bill
On December 2, the US Congress gave a final approval to school lunch legislation that will improve healthy food standards in schools. Michelle Obama has been...
New Vegan Men’s Store
The Ethical Man is a new online vegan men’s store, recently launched by Dan Mims. The 100-percent vegan and eco-friendly online shop features silk-free ties...
Lily Tomlin for Elephants
Actress Lily Tomlin, known for her efforts to help free elephants from zoos, will be speaking in support of the elephant documentary Elephants and Man: A Litany of Tragedy...
HSUS Turtle Project
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has paired with Toll Brothers, a residential development company, and community members to relocate...
New Vegan Store
Denton, Texas, will soon have its own vegan store, called Vegan Freak. North Texas Daily reported that, although the storefront was supposed to launch November 1...
HSUS Sues Perdue Farms
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) announced that it is filing a class-action lawsuit against a poultry producer, New Jersey’s Perdue Farms Inc.
Earth Balance Bakeoff
Earth Balance has launched a new online community, Made Just Right, in conjunction with Whole Foods Market and EQAL. The website is running a competition for bakers...
Shark-fin Protests
SF Appeal reported that San Francisco conservation groups and individuals are protesting shark-finners who harvest the fins of a shark, usually leaving the de-finned...
LA Thanksgiving
The Los Angeles-based news and culture site Brand X Daily published a feature on November 22 outlining the vegetarian, vegan, and raw food offerings in LA...
New HSUS Cruelty Video
The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) released a video on November 23 showing animal cruelty caught on video at a turkey hatchery in Willmar, Minn....
Turkey Prices Rising
CBS Moneywatch.com has reported that the price of turkey has risen more than 30 percent in the last year. The article references a survey that states that the price...
Vienna Veg Orchestra
CBS Sunday Morning reported on an orchestra based in Vienna, Austria that utilizes vegetables in place of instruments. The 12-person ensemble orchestra, founded in...
Thanksgiving Ideas from the Best Vegan Bloggers
Have a blog-inspired Thanksgiving with these favorites from the Vegan Month of Food.
Derma e Goes Vegan
Derma e Natural Bodycare announced on November 19 that its line of more than 90 skincare products is now 100-percent vegan and mostly gluten-free...
Robin Quivers’ Vegan Show
Radio personality and vegan Robin Quivers will be starring in a new vegan cooking show called Vegucating Robin, co-starring chef and caterer Gavan Murphy...
Matt & Nat Veg Policy
Canada’s National Post reported Wednesday, November 17, that a former employee of the Montreal-based Matt & Nat claimed that the ban of meat from the office...
Jazzy Vegetarian Milestone
Laura Theodore, creator of the radio program Jazzy Vegetarian, celebrated her show’s one-year anniversary this week with a special guest, best-selling solo pianist...
Liz Lovely Recall
Liz Lovely, makers of vegan and gluten-free cookies, issued a recall November 13 for some of its products due to undeclared trace-dairy present in the chocolate...

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