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Can You Imagine A World Without Meat? (VIDEO)

(VEGETARIAN/MEATLESS) What would the world look like if the sale and consumption of meat was completely outlawed? As part of its What If? series, BBC explores a hypothetical newscast from the year 2050, when meat products are banned. Visit the link below to see the video for yourself. — Global Animal

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Livestock and their waste account for at least 32,000 million tons of carbon dioxide each year. Photo credit: Shutterstock

Save The Planet One Meal At A Time

(VEGAN/ACTIVISM/ANIMAL WELFARE) Ever wonder what you can do to help save and protect the earth’s ecosystems? The animal agriculture industry is a critical factor in species extinction, habitat destruction, and pollution. By going vegan, you can refuse to contribute to the cruelty of the meat industry that destroys the earth’s ecosystems. Increased greenhouse gas emissions […]

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<p>Rennet, a common ingredient in cheese, comes from the stomach of calves and is a byproduct of the veal industry. Look for vegetarian versions listed as "microbial rennet" or "vegetable rennet." Photo Credit: Cargill</p>

What’s In Your Food? Hidden Animal Products (GALLERY)

(VEGAN/VEGETARIAN) We all know processed foods can contain questionable ingredients. Most of us have difficulty reading through labels on packages because it seems like a foreign language. But if you are vegan or vegetarian, it may be even worse than you thought. Check out this gallery of hidden animal products to see where your food […]

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<p>Guest chef Doran Petersan of the bake shop Sticky Fingers makes some vegan sweets on The Today Show.  Photo Credit: Eccorazzi.com</p>

Vegan Valentine’s Day Recipes To Love

(VALENTINE’S DAY/VEGAN RECIPES) “Cupcake Wars” contender, chef Doran Petersan of Sticky Fingers Bakery in Washington, D.C., introduced some of her yummy vegan treats on “The Today Show.” Petersan shared her recipe for vegan red velvet cupcakes, brownie s’mores, and champagne cupcakes. Read on for how to make these delicious vegan sweets for your significant other this Valentine’s […]

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Try these cashew cheese nachos for the Super Bowl. (VEGAN/VEGETARIAN)

Top 9 Vegan Super Bowl Recipes

(VEGAN/VEGETARIAN) The Super Bowl is fast approaching, and if you are throwing a party you might want to try some new vegan recipes to impress your guests. These recipes from PETA will make a delicious addition to your party and are all meat- and dairy-free. With appetizers like potato skins and nachos, meals like chili […]

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Top Reasons To Go Vegan: Meat Causes Heart Disease

Take The Meatless March Challenge

(VEGAN/VEGETARIAN) Meatless March is in full swing and people across the world are embracing veganism and vegetarianism for their health, religion, the environment, and compassion for animals. During the month of March, you can cut back on your meat consumption by taking the Meat-Free Mondays Challenge. You can even eliminate all animal products from your diet and […]

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Beyoncé & Jay Z’s Vegan Diet?

(VEGAN CELEBRITIES/VEGAN DIETS) Jay-Z has a lot on his plate these days—especially veggies. Not only is he leading the pack in Grammy nominations, but he and his wife Beyoncé are also the latest celebrities to go vegan—at least until Christmas. Before receiving his nine Grammy nods—including “Part II (On the Run)” featuring Beyoncé—the music mogul and the […]

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Meatless Monday Goes Global

(VEGETARIAN) After the UK’s Telegraph recently reported that China now consumes twice as much meat as America, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has decided to promote Meatless Monday in an effort to protect the environment, animals, and people. To participate in this international campaign, people should just take one day of the week off […]

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15 Powerful Reasons To Go Veg

(VEGETARIAN/VEGAN LIVING) Looking to make a positive change in your life? Go vegetarian, or better still, vegan. It’s a powerful way to improve your life, your health, and the wellbeing of other people, animals, and the planet. Check out these 15 excellent reasons to enjoy a meatless, plant-based diet. — Global Animal

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