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Top 10 Vegan Travel Destinations

Let’s face it. One of the most exciting aspects of traveling is tickling our palates with unique and flavorful dishes from all around the globe. Well, don’t worry vegans and vegetarians. While some less-progressive places still have scanty offerings for you, there are many vegan-friendly travel destinations that will excite your taste buds with all the flavors of the region—vegan-style.…

Let’s take a deeper look at our favorite excuse to share delicious vegan recipes on Mondays: Meatless Mondays! The Meatless Monday campaign is a global initiative encouraging people to skip meat on Mondays in favor of healthier, more sustainable, and more compassionate plant-based foods. While relatively few people are ready to completely overhaul their diet overnight,…

2016 Vegan Holiday Gift Guide & 12 Days of Giveaways!

We’re excited to release our annual Vegan Holiday Gift Guide and epic giveaway series! Most of us will be spending a considerable amount of dough over the holiday season, so why not direct that moolah toward compassionate-minded companies, and give gifts that inspire wellness and love? The gift guide below includes an array of vegan gift…

Animal Equality is an international animal rights organization that is leading the way in innovative animal advocacy using progressive technologies. Their latest campaign, iAnimal, utilizes virtual reality to take people inside a slaughterhouse simply by having them put on a headset. We met up with International Director of Animal Equality Sharon Núñez Gough and filmed…

Our latest video tells the story what life is like for cows in today’s dairy industry. This is the fourth in our series of Draw My Life videos that pull the curtain back on the factory farming industries, and expose what happens behind closed doors through non-graphic illustrated “Draw My Life” videos. This video is not an…

What a Fish Knows: An interview with Dr. Jonathan Balcombe

People love animals, so it’s no surprise that books about animals are perennial bestsellers. Ethologist Dr. Jonathan Balcombe has published five books on animal behavior. His latest, What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins, looks at animals few of us know much about. A New York Times Bestseller, What a Fish…

Why You Should Give a Cluck About Chickens

Nearly everyone—vegans and animal advocates included—has a much greater affinity for mammals than for birds. The term “animal lover” brings to mind dogs and cats; at the most “radical,” maybe even cows. Birds—especially chickens—are incredible, amazing individuals. They are smart, they have personalities, they have friends and bonds, and they care fiercely for their children. From an advocacy…