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Germany’s Dietary Guidelines Now Acknowledges Benefits of Vegan Diets

The German Nutrition Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Ernährung or DGE) has updated its position on plant-based diets and now acknowledges their benefits for human...

Vegan Ultra-Runner Budjargal Byambaa Wins Big in 10-Day Race

If running a marathon seems like a mammoth task, consider the feat achieved in ten days by vegan runner Budjargal Byambaa. Budjargal is a veteran...

Push for Lower Penalties for Cockfighting Continue in Oklahoma

The Oklahoma Game Fowl Commission is claiming that penalties for cockfighting under the state's law are excessive, and has proposed reducing them. In Oklahoma,...

Crocodile Relocated to Florida Island Returns Home after a 100-Mile Trip

According to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, a crocodile that was captured on 13th October 2023 in Brevard County, Florida, US, and...

High Racing Greyhound Mortality Rate Reported in Tasmania

The Greens party in Tasmania, Australia, said that 27 greyhounds that raced on a Tasmanian track last season have died, 24 of which had...

New Report Exposes Misinformation Demonising Vegan Food

A recently created UK organisation called Freedom Food Alliance has released a detailed report exposing the meat industry’s propaganda machine aiming at demonising vegan food.  The...

First “Vegan Butcher” Opens in Prague, Czechia

A vegan shop called Bezmasna has recently opened in the Letná district of Prague, the Czech capital, and is believed to be the first...

UK Home Secretary Demands Urgent Explanation for Police Running Over Cow

James Cleverly MP, the UK’s Home Secretary, has called for a "full, urgent explanation" of the incident where a young cow was injured on...

Oklahoma Governor Enacts Law to Shield Chicken Farms from Prosecution

On 12th June 2024, Oklahoma’s Governor Kevin Stitt signed into law a measure that gives chicken farmers “immunity” from prosecution for polluting Oklahoma waterways....

Iceland Grants Licence to Hunt 128 Fin Whales

The government of Iceland has authorised the hunting of more than 100 fin whales, despite a temporary suspension last year due to recognition of...

Study Using AI Shows Elephants Call Each Other by Name

A new study using AI has revealed that elephants call out to each other using individual names that they invent, the first time this...

Vegans Give Away Vegan Ice Cream During Heat Wave in India

In June 2024, a PETA India supporter, dressed as an “Ice Queen”, handed out free scoops of vegan ice cream to provide relief to...

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