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New Research: Vegan Diet Helps People Lose Weight
A new study indicates that a completely plant-based diet is most effective for weight loss.
Makers of Best Foods Mayonnaise Sues Vegan Mayo Company
Makers of Best Foods Mayonnaise Sues Vegan Mayo Company
James Cameron's Wife to Design Vegan Shoe and Clothing Line
Suzy Amis-Cameron sets out to make sustainable clothing affordable and accessible.
Johnny Rockets Tests Gardein Products at Restaurants
International burger chain testing meat-free options for potential rollout.
Veggie Grill Debuts New Fall Menu at All Locations
Vegan restaurant chain introduces vegetable-centric menu for Fall season.
Vegan Food Company Banned by the Canadian Government
Popular meat alternative company, Field Roast, is told to test its products on live animals before it can resume selling.
New Study: Cow’s Milk Can Cause Early Death
Research results published in the British Medical Journal says what many leading doctors and nutritionists have been saying for years: ditch the milk.
Los Angeles Museum Hosts “Ivory Crush” on November 6
The National Museum of Animals & Society sends message to illegal ivory trade.
New York Times: We Want Your Veg Recipes!
This year, the media outlet is turning to its readers for the season's best meat-free recipes.
Vegan Business Conference Kicks Off in Austin, TX
Aspiring vegan entrepreneurs flock to Austin for an action-packed business bootcamp.
Acclaimed Los Angeles Vegan Restaurateur Passes Away
Molly Anderson of Los Angeles' award-winning Madeleine Bistro leaves behind a husband and four children.
Chipotle’s Sofritas Now Available Throughout South
Last week, the Mexican food chain’s wildly successful vegan filling debuted in nine states.
Breast Cancer Survivors: Go Plant-Based
A new study suggests that eating a plant-based diet is the best option for living cancer-free.
New York City Bar Hosts Vegan Speaker Panel
Speaker series at bars throughout New York includes an evening on the vegan lifestyle.
How to Make Tofu: A Step-by-Step Photo Guide
Chipotle Mexican Grill’s tofu supplier, Hodo Soy, gives VegNews a behind-the-scenes tour of how to make this classic plant-based staple.
Supreme Court: California Foie Gras Ban Stands
Ban on French ‘delicacy’ remains, despite efforts by foie gras producers.
Robin Quivers Headlines 2014 Texas Veggie Fair
The 5th annual event will feature food, speakers, a vegan beer garden, and more.
Annual Chicago VeganMania Returns This Weekend
The Windy City‘s popular vegan festival is bigger than ever.
How to Date a Meat-Eater
Fallen head over heels with someone who eats meat? Relationship and food experts Ayinde Howell and Zoe Eisenberg tell us how to make it work.
Coming This Thanksgiving: Tofurky Trots 2014
Participants will run, walk, or trot at Thanksgiving fundraisers held in Portland and at the Rose Bowl.
Vegan School Lunch Program Celebrates 10 Years
The New York Coalition for Healthy School Food honors anniversary with vegan gala.
Vegetarianism More Popular Than Ever in the United Kingdom
Just-revealed statistics show that people in the UK are ditching the meat in record numbers.
Today Marks Annual World Day for Farmed Animals
From participating in a one-day fast to educational pamphleting, activists everywhere are speaking out for farmed animals.
Smoothie King Introduces Two New Vegan Smoothies
Smoothie giant responds to demand for dairy-free options.
Native Foods Café Opens First East Coast Location
The national vegan restaurant chain debuts in Washington, DC.
World Vegetarian Day This Wednesday
October 1 marks the annual celebration of a meat-free lifestyle.
PETA Nudges Dairy Industry to Aid California Drought
According to the animal organization, the dairy industry contributes heavily to the drought.
Sacramento Hosts Vegan Chef Challenge
The 4th annual Sacramento Vegan Chef Challenge debuts October 1 at 15 restaurants throughout the city.
Vegetarian Festival in Thailand Kicks Off Today
Vegetarian food, street performers, and sacred rituals draw hundreds of thousands of people to annual festival.
Anti-Dairy Campaign Debuts on Public Transit System
Factory Farming Awareness Coalition unveils anti-dairy campaign across Northern California transportation network.
WhiteWave Foods Buys So Delicious Dairy Free
Oregon-based vegan company acquired by makers of Silk-branded products.
All-star Vegan Cruise to Sail This Fall to the Caribbean
Vegan chefs and personalities host the first-ever Vegan Vacation at Sea.
New York Named Most Vegan-Friendly City in America
According to PETA, there is no place better for meat-free dining.
Annual DC VegFest To Take Place This Saturday
Hosted by Compassion Over Killing, DC’s vegetarian festival to draw 15,000 attendees.
Mercy For Animals Celebrates 15 Years of Advocacy
The animal-advocacy group toasts 15 years of activism with a star-studded event in Los Angeles.
McDonald's Australia to Phase Out Battery Cage Eggs
The fast-food chain announces landmark decision this week to only source cage-free eggs.
Veggie Grill Opens 26th Location
The all-vegan restaurant chain opens its newest eatery in Northern California.
Ellen DeGeneres’ Personal Chef to Open Vegan Restaurant
Roberto Martin to open plant-based eatery in Los Angeles in 2015.
Northern California Animal Sanctuary Rescues 2,000 Hens
Animal Place saves slaughter-bound chickens from California battery cage egg farm.
Dunkin' Donuts Now Serving Almond Milk
Animal-welfare organization, Compassion Over Killing, encourages doughnut chain to add more vegan options.
NYC Vegan Pop-Up Shop Announces Fall Schedule
NYC Vegan Pop-Up Shop Announces Fall Schedule
Creator of Word "Vegan" Honored Every September 2
Donald Watson, also founder of The Vegan Society, would have turned 104 this week.
The Vegan Month of Food ("MoFo") Kicks Off September 1
Annual month-long celebration of plant-based eating takes internet by storm.
Vegan Runner Graces Cover of Runner's World Magazine
Boston-based Micah Risk exemplifies how a plant-based diet can help athletic performance.
Texas University Opens Vegan-Friendly Dining Hall
From sushi to waffles, vegan options are plentiful at the new University of Texas at Dallas cafeteria.
How to Make Great Vegan Mexican Food at Home
Vegan chef and Mexican food expert, Jason Wyrick, shares his 10 go-to pantry ingredients for great south-of-the-border dishes.
Cleveland Latest City to Join Meatless Monday Campaign
The mayor has signed a resolution to encourage its community to go vegetarian at least once a week.
SeaWorld Stock Continues to Plummet
Shares drop 30 percent and Southwest Airlines abandons long-time partnership due to negative publicity surrounding the aquatic park.
Arby's Introduces $10 All-Meat Sandwich
Clocking in at 1200 calories and 48 grams of fat, the fast-food chain debuts the “Meat Mountain”.
Actress Pamela Anderson Protests Ice Bucket Challenge
The former Baywatch star says the organization behind the now-viral campaign supports animal testing.

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