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Ricky Gervais and Peter Egan call out UK’s factory farm that breeds dogs for ‘painful and terrifying’ toxicity experiments

“I’m deeply shocked to learn that thousands of beautiful Beagles are intensively bred, right here in the peace of the British countryside, for painful and terrifying toxicity experiments that are also now proven to entirely fail the search for human treatments and cures.” Comedian Ricky Gervais and vegan actor and advocate Peter Egan have launched …

Kim Kardashian plugs Nestlé vegan KitKat to 229 million followers

The reality TV star says KitKat has always been her ‘favourite candy’. Reality TV giant Kim Kardashian has plugged Nestlé’s new vegan KitKat to her 229 million followers. The fashion mogul, who has been showcasing her journey to a more plant-based diet on social media throughout the years, shared a series of stories after receiving …

Brian May hopes Nestle’s vegan KitKat will edge him ‘further in the direction of being a proper vegan’

The Queen guitarist and songwriter says he ‘remained loose about being completely plant-based for most of last year’ after suffering a heart attack. Brian May is extremely pleased with Nestlé launching a vegan version of its iconic KitKat chocolate bar. The Swiss conglomerate debuted its highly anticipated dairy-free chocolate bar in the UK earlier this week. …

Stella McCartney unveils most sustainable collection to date, joins calls to ban fur sales

“This effort is key to my life’s mission of bringing a conscience to the fashion industry.” Stella McCartney has joined calls against the sale of fur after launching her Autumn Collection in central London this week. The sustainable fashion designer, who has never used animal leather, feathers, fur, or skins in her designs backed the …

Jay-Z invests in plant-based meat company behind NUGGS

SIMULATE-the Nutrition technology startup is now valued at more than $250 million following the Series-B funding round. Rap icon Jay-Z has joined a growing list of investors backing plant-based chicken company SIMULATE. The company recently closed a $50 million funding round led by the venture capital arm of Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian’s SEVEN SEVEN SIX. …

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri grants $25,000 to San Diego vegan food truck as part of restaurant reboot program

The world-famous TV host awarded the money to San Diego’s vegan food truck – Rollin’ Roots. World-famous chef and restaurateur Guy Fieri has awarded $25,000 to a San Diego vegan restaurant owner as part of Guy’s Restaurant Reboot presented by LendingTree on 12 June. The reboot program is part of Fieri’s partnership with the California …

Chelsea Handler says she won’t go vegan because ‘vegan people fart a lot’

The 45-year-old follows a vegetarian diet and is open to ‘not eating animals’. Chelsea Handler has cited one of the most outlandish reasons for not adopting a complete plant-based diet. According to her ‘vegans fart a lot’, and is a strong enough reason to put her off. The comedian gave her opinion during a WIRED …

Kate del Castillo to tell SeaWorld to reinvent itself or ‘sink along with other animal-exploiting businesses’

“When will SeaWorld recognize that in order to survive, it must stop sexually abusing and forcibly impregnating dolphins and whales and instead transfer them to seaside sanctuaries?” Mexican-American actress Kate del Castillo will be urging marine amusement park SeaWorld to reinvent itself and do away with its animal-exploiting businesses. During the company’s annual online meeting …

Governor approves nine bills to protect Hawaii’s sharks and other aquatic resources

The new ocean conservation-oriented laws come to offset the “unprecedented” challenges brought on by declining ocean populations, climate change, heatwaves, coral bleaching, and greater man-made water pollution. This week, Governor David Ige signed into law nine bills meant to safeguard Hawaii’s marine resources on World Oceans Day. The American politician and engineer noted that Hawaii …

Jane Fonda blasts Biden for failing to take ‘bold or fast’ action on climate crisis

“We’re up against time. The scientists say we have less than nine years to cut our emissions in half.” American actress and environmentalist Jane Fonda has blasted POTUS Joe Biden for not being ‘bold’ or ‘fast’ enough to tackle the climate crisis. The celebrity made the comments to call out the Biden administration for not …

Sarah Paulson urges 1.1 million followers to back Seaspiracy’s petition to protect oceans

The petition reads: “Unless we act now we will live to see the death of the oceans. And, our children will never know the wonder and beauty of our once thriving blue planet.” Multiple award-winning American actress Sarah Paulson took to Twitter to encourage her 1.1 million followers to support Seaspiracy’s petition to protect oceans. …

Joaquin Phoenix says he won’t force his child River to be vegan

“Certainly I would hope that [he is vegan], but I’m not going to impose my belief on my child.” Joaquin Phoenix has revealed that he doesn’t plan to force his vegan lifestyle on his son, River. The vegan actor and animal advocate made the comment in a recent interview with Britain’s Sunday Times. Opening up …