Stop Using Carnist Euphemisms

A major issue in the vegan community is the use of carnist euphemisms left over from our dark days before we were vegan. We see this happening everywhere we look and I thought pointing out which ones to stop using and what to say instead could be helpful for everyone. When we continue to make…

Hipstertarians Are Destroying The Animal Rights Movement

Less and less sites, pages, groups and organizations that claim to be for vegans are not so, if they ever were. There is this push to make the movement appeal to all which is certainly not a bad thing as that’s how we can create new vegans but we have to have spaces that are…

Broadcasting the Seeds of Veganism – a radio history of vegetarianism

Did you know the backstory to today’s vegan movement goes back at least two dozen centuries? That there was a vegan hermit in 17th century east London, a vegan poet in medieval Syria, and a religious order that followed a vegan diet from Rome to southern China for a thousand years? I make “The Vegan Option”…

Beyond Meat: liberating non-human animals from human consumption

What if it was really possible to get animal muscle off the menu of human consumables? The Beyond Meat brand aims to do exactly that. And they keep getting better at it. Veggie meat analogues have become so much more convincing, that some vegans such as myself, won’t consume them if they are being served…

by CHLOE. was taken from Chloe

by CHLOE. was taken from Chloe The future is vegan, but ESquared Hospitality hasn’t figured that out yet… The restaurant investor had the opportunity to work with celebrity chef Chloe Coscarelli, one of the brightest stars in the culinary world, and they blew it. The celebrity chef sought ESquared Hospitality’s expertise in restaurant investing, and…

Must Watch Vegan Film Of 2017! Free Link To Watch!

“Carnage: Swallowing The Past” is one of those films that takes you by surprise. At first it seems like its not going to be very good or have much point and the acting is a little off as is the rest of the production but don’t let that fool you! This movie is awesome! The…

is by CHLOE. still by Chloe?

Is by CHLOE. still by Chloe? If you ask me, the coolest new thing in Boston is, without doubt, a little fast casual restaurant in Seaport called “by CHLOE.” It opened on February 23rd to large crowds. I went twice that day, and I keep going back. But while the food was everything I expected,…

Lab Grown Chicken Excites Many But Is It Ethical?

This article from I fucking love science (IFL) is currently making the rounds on social media with a mixture of happiness, shock and a little bit of skepticism but not nearly enough. Put the brakes on before you start thinking this is anything worth backing as a vegan and lets dive into the facts. Cultured or lab…

Tom Brady Teams Up With Purple Carrot

Five time Super Bowl winner and quarterback for the New England Patriots Tom Brady has signed a new kind of contract, this time to create and promote a plant based meal plan for athletes. The “TB12 Performance Kit” will launch April 3rd and run $78 dollars a week for “2 servings per meal and three meals…

Field Roast, Daiya, Uptons, and More Unveil New Products at Expo West

At Expo West Field Roast; known for Chao Cheeses, Sausages and more have debuted a litany of products dropping the jaws of even the most entrenched non vegan and to the cheers of vegans everywhere. Even “conventional” brands like coffemate are getting on board the plant based train! See slide show for many of the products unveiled…

Childrens Attendance Improves With Fruit

In a remote Queensland Australian school in a remote area children’s attendance has gone from 78%-91% in just under a year all due to fruit now being given out at school at breakfast and lunch! Many indigenous peoples there can’t afford to purchase such produce as they are expensive. Teachers have also noted improvements to…