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Luxury fashion designers Alexander McQueen and Balenciaga go fur-free

“Nearly 80% of Brits associate brands that use fur with the words ‘cruel’, ‘outdated’, ‘unethical’ or ‘out of touch’ so it’s clear that fur is a sinking ship in PR terms.” Kering-owned fashion brands Alexander McQueen and Balenciaga have gone fur-free. The announcement, which came in Kering’s 2020 Universal Registration report follows the Humane Society …

Seaspiracy leaves viewers ‘crying their eyes out’ and vowing to never eat fish again

Seaspiracy is already among Netflix’s top 10 most popular films and TV shows in several countries worldwide. Netflix’s new docu-film Seaspiracy has shocked viewers and left many ‘crying their eyes out’ after witnessing gory scenes of brutal dolphin and whale slaughter. The eye-opening documentary produced by Cowspiracy‘s Kip Andersen, and directed by filmmaker Ali Tabrizi …

A DIY vegan milk machine company lands a $2 million deal with Shark Tank Investor Mark Cuban

“With Numilk, you make your own delicious clean plant-based milks, lattes and protein-based shakes in less than a minute. Better tasting, better for you, and better for the planet.” On March 26, billionaire Mark Cuban invested $2 million in a company called Numilk, which has made a DIY vegan milk machine. The deal was finalized …

‘Perfect Strangers’ star Bronson Pinchot shows off transformation after losing 60lbs on a vegan diet

The actor, who has struggled with his weight since he was 5 years old lost 60 pounds within six months of switching to ‘a healthy plant-based eating program’. The Perfect Strangers star Bronson Pinchot has lost a whopping 60 pounds after switching to an all plant-based diet. The 61-year-old is enjoying his incredible transformation saying …

Vegan TikTok star Tabitha Brown wins major media award

Tabitha Brown beat other nominees including Kevin Fredericks, Tiffany Aliche, Desi Banks, and Karlton Humes to win the top honour for Outstanding Social Media Personality at the 52nd NAACP Image Awards. Vegan TikTok personality and actress Tabitha Brown has won a major award that celebrates outstanding achievements of people of colour in the fields of …

Squeaky Bean launches realistic vegan chicken in Asda stores across the UK

“As vegan food moves away from simple substitutes, there’s no reason for plant-based food lovers to miss out on tasty grilled flavours and realistic meaty alternatives.” This week, Squeaky Bean launched brand-new Chargrilled Mini Fillets in Asda stores across the UK. The meaty-tasting vegan alternative to ready-cooked chicken is made using new Squeaky Bean technology. …

Plant-based café charges customers 10p extra for ordering drinks with cow’s milk

“I wanted to start challenging dairy drinkers without completely cutting them off. It’s not about the cost in any way, it’s about the choice.” A Worcestershire based café has caused a stir for charging dairy drinkers extra to have cow’s milk, reports the Daily Mail. Dairy milk at Abbey Road Coffee costs 10p extra compared …

Kylie Jenner tells 223 million Instagram followers she’s trying ‘to not eat meat’

The reality star first tried veganism in 2017 American model and TV personality Kylie Jenner told her 223m Instagram followers she’s trying to cut down her meat consumption. The 23-year-old star, who previously tried veganism in 2017, shared an image of her plant-based meal on her Instagram stories with the caption: “Really trying to not eat …

McDonald’s China adds first vegan meat option to breakfast menu

Outlets of McDonald’s in China will offer five new vegetarian items featuring Omnipork’s vegan spam in Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Shenzhen. McDonald’s has added its first vegan meat option to its outlets in China. The fast-food giant has partnered with Green Monday to serve OmniPork Luncheon Meat – vegan spam made by OmniFoods – as part …

Adidas revamps iconic Stan Smith sneaker using recycled materials as part of sustainability drive

“A new standard in sustainability, crafted in a classic silhouette. Because style and sustainability shouldn’t just go hand in hand, they belong on your feet.” Adidas has revamped its iconic tennis-inspired sneaker giving it a sustainable makeover this time. The Stan Smith range, which gets its title from the tennis star of the same name …

Jane Goodall launches plant-based cookbook to promote animal-free diets

“It’s becoming more and more clear that the obsession with eating meat and dairy products and eggs is totally destroying the environment.” This week, renowned anthropologist, animal activist, and Conservationist Jane Goodall released a cookbook to encourage people to go plant-based. EatMeatless: Good for Animals – the first-ever cookbook released by The Jane Goodall Institute …

Moby faces backlash for saying there would be ‘no pandemics in a vegan world’

“Increased spillover events are happening are because of our increased contact and encroachment with wildlife—which is more a symptom of resource scarcity and population growth.”  Moby has been called out for saying there would be no pandemics in a vegan world. The musician, writer, and animal rights activist, is facing backlash after he took to …