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Berkeley becomes first US city to commit to meat-free meals

“Hopeful[ly] this historic step can spur a wave of legislation to protect all life on Earth while we still have time.” The City Council of Berkeley has passed a resolution to cut the city’s spending on animal-based products like meats and dairy by 50% by 2024. Under the new resolution, city-supplied places such as summer …

Eating red meat increases risk of heart diseases by 18%, mega study says

The Oxford study found a strong association between red and processed meat consumption and increased heart disease risk. Red and processed meat increase the risk of heart disease by nearly one-fifth, a new study has found. The study published in the journal Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition is one of the largest systematic …

Men emit over 16% more greenhouse gases than women, says new study

Men are found to have a bigger carbon footprint because they are likely to eat more meat and spend more money on cars and transportation. Single men emit over 16% more greenhouse gases than women, a new study has revealed. According to the study, published in the Journal of Industrial Ecology, while men and women …

YouTube star Logan Paul blasted for ‘pseudo-bullfight’ video

PETA called Logan a ‘vile little wannabe celebrity’ and said: “No decent person in the world would follow any example that he sets.” American YouTuber Logan Paul has come under fire after he posted a video that shows him involved in a ‘pseudo-bullfight’.  In the video, Logan is seeing jumping right over as a baby …

Plant-based diet reduces menopausal symptoms by 84%, says new study

The study is being touted as a ‘gamechanger’ for postmenopausal women who can ‘now get prompt relief from the most severe and troubling menopause symptoms without drugs’. A plant-based diet rich in soy has been found to reduce moderate-to-severe hot flashes in postmenopausal women by 84%. The data comes from a study published by the …

Beyond Meat opens JD.com store as China’s interest in plant-based meat substitutes surges

Beyond Meat is moving into retail with JD.com in China as demand for alt-meat options increases amid concerns for health and the environment. Beyond Meat has launched an online store in China on e-commerce company JD.com in a bid to reach a wider audience in the country. The move is to increase access to plant-based …

UK government report calls for 30% cut in meat consumption to tackle carbon emissions

The second instalment of the National Food Strategy report outlines measures including slashing meat consumption by 30% and increasing fruit and vegetable uptake to tackle the climate crisis and improve public health. British citizens must slash their meat consumption by 30% by 2032 to help UK achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 and to bolster food …

Countryfile star Adam Henson brands vegan diet ‘disastrous’ for the environment whilst promoting dairy

“It’s about understanding where your food comes from and making informed choices, not having a kneejerk reaction because you’ve read something on social media.”  Countryfile star Adam Henson has claimed avocados and almond milk are “disastrous for the environment” and climate-conscious individuals would be “better off” drinking cow’s milk. In an interview with the Radio …

Footballer Christian Pulisic under fire over bizarre stunt with giant fish

“Abusing a threatened goliath grouper for a social media video is a new low, ”an animal rights group said reacting to the footballer’s viral video. Chelsea and USMNT midfielder Christian Pulisic has come under fire after posting a video of him doing kick-ups above a goliath grouper in the water whilst on holiday. In the …

Martha Stewart is teaching Kim Kardashian how to grow her own plant-based food

The reality star appeared on the premiere episode of Martha Gets Down and Dirty on Discovery+ to learn how to grow tomatoes. Lifestyle expert and television personality Martha Stewart is teaching Kim Kardashian how to grow her own plant-based food. The lifestyle guru will be sharing her gardening expertise with Kardashian and many other celebrity …

A quarter of Brits want to make lunchtime vegan, says survey

According to polling, an impressive 11% of Brits said all of their lunches were vegan or vegetarian already. A staggering 25% of Brits want to eat more vegan or vegetarian food during their lunch break, according to new research. Squeaky Bean commissioned a survey of 2,000 UK’s working population to gauge the nation’s lunchtime habits. …

Crackdown on vegan café for painting interiors with pro-vegan infographics

“We’ve always believed the best way to promote is to provide tasty plant-based food and provide raw factual environmental information!” A vegan café has been ordered to remove ‘vegan propaganda’ graphics off its interior walls, Vegan Food UK reports. Trading Standards have asked Plant Hustler in Bournemouth to remove all pro-plant-based information graphics off the …