Vegan Gatekeeping. Necessary or Annoying?

Jordi Casamitjana, the author of the book “Ethical Vegan”, looks at whether “Vegan Gatekeeping” is a necessary thing or something annoying we should avoid. I had to do it, even if I did not want to. In early 2000, I had...

Dolphin Dies in Saudi Arabia Aquarium Three Months After Being Transported from Curaçao

Mosa, a 7-year-old dolphin, died in the Fakieh Aquarium in Saudi Arabia only a few months after she was transported from Curaçao Sea Aquarium, near Willemstad. In June 2022, five young bottlenose dolphins from Curaçao were sold to Saudi...

Animal Rebellion Activists Step Up Their Protests Against the UK Dairy Industry

Activists from the UK grassroots organisation Animal Rebellion have begun a protest campaign to disrupt the UK’s dairy industry demanding the government to support a transition to a “plant-based food system” and rewild land used for animal pasture. In a...

Why Should We Choose Plant-Based Milk?

Like all other mammals, humans need milk (from their own species) only during early infancy. However, it is estimated there are approximately 270 million cows in the world producing around 900 million tons of milk for human consumption each...

The European Citizens’ Initiative to Stop Animal Testing Closes with Over 1 Million Signatures

The “Save Cruelty Free Cosmetics” European citizens’ initiative (ECI), which calls on the European Commission to commit to a Europe without animal testing, has closed after the 365 days required with a record 1,413,383 signatures. Only six of the...

Kathleen Jannaway, the Pioneer Ecological Vegan

The vegan author Jordi Casamitjana reviews a 1992 public speech of the ecological vegan Kathleen Jannaway, one of the pioneers of eco-veganism The first draft was 113,064 words. Far too many. In March 2020, September Publishing approached me after I won...

Pink and Ricky Gervais Help Protests Against the Fur Industry During New York Fashion...

Actor Ricky Gervais and singer Pink joined an anti-fur protest at New York Fashion Week in early September 2022, when a video titled “Stolen For Fashion”, produced by the animal rights organisation PETA and shown in a vehicle driving...

The RSPCA First Ever Vegan Fair in Worcester, England

The Worcester and Mid-Worcestershire branch of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) had its first vegan fair organised by this charity. The event took place at Kempsey, Worcester, England, on 21st August 2022, and...

Imagining a Better World

This article was first published in Aotearoa Vegan and Plant-Based Living. I’m a writer, and whenever I mention this in conversation, the next question - the one that follows, ‘So, what do you do, Philip?’ - is usually, ‘Oh!...

The American Supermarket “Whole Foods” Sued Regarding Labelling Beef as Antibiotic-Free

The American multinational supermarket chain Whole Food has been sued by several consumers claiming traces of antibiotics were found in their beef products labelled antibiotic-free. Since 1981, Whole Foods has claimed that all of the animals within its supply...
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