VEGANS IN THE NEWS
Read all the latest news involving celebrities who have made the commitment to banish meat, dairy and eggs from their lives.
So far, 500,000 people have pledged to eat only vegan food in January. The milestone is double the number who pledged to go vegan for January in 2019.
We’re all ready to move on, but first, a look on the vegan bright side with a snapshot of the good that came out of this tumultuous year.
Celebrities, including Jane Goodall and Ricky Gervais, are urging everyone to consider going vegan in January an effort to curb the climate crisis and prevent the next global pandemic.
Vegan musician, Billie Eilish, has launched the trailer for her upcoming documentary entitled Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry.
Thunberg continues the struggle for a better response to climate change saying that COVID-19 shows “It is possible to treat a crisis like a crisis.”
Williams, who was diagnosed with Sjogren’s syndrome, shares how going vegan helped her to maintain her health and secure her future.
The Queen’s Gambit star Anya Taylor-Joy says that being on a vegan diet made her feel “the healthiest” and gave her the “most energetic”.
NFL star, Cam Newton, has a vegan plan for Thanksgiving. The quarterback will be celebrating with plant-based versions of his family recipes.
Lewis Hamilton has been named the most influential black person in the UK Powerlist 2021 on the heels of winning his 7th Formula One title.
Hulu documentary, I Am Greta, explores 15-year-old Greta Thunberg’s journey from Swedish school girl to global climate activist.
A dating website survey has revealed that vegans have more sex than meat-eaters and are much more likely to experiment in the bedroom!
Alec Baldwin, Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara, Edie Falco, Richard Marx and others have pledged to choose animal-free options this Thanksgiving.
Teen climate-activist Greta Thunberg calls world leaders out. Accusing them of “greenwash” due to inaction on urgent climate catastrophe.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg gets revenge on Donald Trump for saying she should work on her “anger management” in a hilarious tweet.
We know there’s a strong link between diet and longevity, so it is not surprising that vegan celebrities are showing up for the vegan revolution. Transforming food choices and moving the world to better wellness outcomes.
The Formula One driver hosted a vegan, Caribean barbeque for his teammates in the British Grand Prix in preparation for his sixth victory.
Sir David Attenborough discusses how COVID-19 jeopardized climate action in conversation with teen activist Greta Thunberg
The pair talked about dangers to the climate action movement during a live-streamed discussion at the virtual wildlife film festival in Bristol.
Live music hasn’t entirely disappeared. For proof, look no further than Billie Eilish’s Where Do We Go? livestream event on Saturday, October 24.
Movie star, Joaquin Phoenix speaks about veganism, animal activism and how he uses his platform for social and environmental activism.
Long time animal rights champion Sir Paul McCartney founded Meat Free Monday back in 2009 to encourage people to eat more plant-based meals.
The documentary I am Greta has been 3 years in the making. It is the first movie that Nathan Grossman has made in which he documented Greta’s campaign.
Youth climate activist Greta Thunberg confronts the European Union over lack of action on climate emergency in this fiery article.
New film, I Am Greta, which delves into the life of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, will be released on the 16th of October.
American singer-songwriter and actor Lenny Kravitz has revealed he’s vegan and grows most of his own food.
Check out ten of the most interesting details from Impossible Foods’ latest media conference including the companies Asia expansion.
Actor and animal rights advocate, Joaquin Phoenix, made some strong comments about the nature of meat-eating during an interview with Vanity Fair.
Actors and animal activists Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara have welcomed their first child together, a baby boy named after the actor’s late brother, River Phoenix.
Greta Thunberg led the largest global climate strike in history a year ago when more than 4 million people across 161 different countries went on strike to demand climate action.
A far larger percentage of Black Americans are vegan as opposed to their White counterparts. According to Pew Research Center survey, 8% of black Americans are strict vegans or vegetarians, compared to just 3% of the general of the population.
The beauty icon says that she was first inspired to explore veganism by former US president Bill Clinton’s endorsement of the diet.
Joaquin Phoenix speaks out on the cruelty of animal agriculture, particularly factory farms, and urges his fans to go vegan.
Greta Thunberg looks back on two years since starting her school strike for climate-crisis, criticises time lost to “ignorance”.
Child chef Omari McQueen, who has his own recipe book and vegan food company at the age of 12, says he wants to encourage other kids to go vegan.
New documentary reveals the secrets of Brazil’s meat industry; corrupt politics, dirty meat-money and a regime destroying the plant.
The outspoken vegan couple’s new film “The End of Medicine” will take a look at the impact of factory farming on human health and the environment.
Finneas O’Connell, brother to pop singer Billie Eilish, took to Instagram to promote relief campaign to get vegan food to those made vulnerable by COVID-19.
Actress Kate Mara is cautiously optimistic for the future of veganism and discusses how her love for animals helped her embrace the lifestyle.
The British comedian and producer shares his COVID-19 lockdown comfort food and discusses his support for animal charities.
Activists are accusing EU leaders of not treating climate change as a crisis, saying that COVID-19 shows leaders are capable of acting if they want to.
The actor, musician and comedian; Hugh Laurie, says that we should judge the present as harshly as the past regarding climate change and animal rights.
The clean wine brand, Avaline, that was developed by Diaz along with entrepreneur Katherine Power is vegan and animal cruelty-free.
Teenage climate-activist, Greta Thunberg, says that the climate crisis must be dealt with the same urgency lent to the coronavirus pandemic.
In an interview with the Guardian, the renowned environmentalist blamed human interference in nature as the cause for COVID-19 and praised youth activism.
Sir Paul McCartney is celebrating his 78th birthday today. He said that more than anything, he wanted Peace on earth for everyone including the animals.
Famed primatologist and animal-rights activist Jane Goodall wants us to take better care of wild-life and the environment to prevent another pandemic.
Damien is an Iraq war veteran and sniper. Travelling through Africa, he was inspired by the work of rangers and the plight of wildlife.
Music mogul Simon Cowell could be about to release a vegan cookbook after losing 60 pounds on a plant-based diet.
Comedian Kevin Hart recently appeared on Joe Rogan’s podcast “The Joe Rogan Experience.” He told Rogan that he regards himself as a “plant-based eater” and says he feels better for eating mostly vegan foods. Hart told Rogan that he doesn’t eat red meat, fish, or any...
Veteran boxer ‘Iron’ Mike Tyson will be returning to the ring at the age of 53. He credits his vegan diet for his good health.
The stork will soon be delivering a very vegan baby to two of our favourite celebrity vegans – Rooney Mara and Joaquin Phoenix.
Pearl Jam envisions a future with environmental disasters in latest Gigaton visual and have got together with Vegan Climate Change activist Greta Thunberg to focus on the dire times ahead for the planet and all who live on it.
The musician took to Instagram to urge PM Boris Johnson to implement a meat tax, saying: “the world we had before this cornavirus was not good enough.”
The “Bad Guy” singer posted on Instagram confirming that she has decided to adopt one of the two quarantine puppies she fostered.
Switching from meat production to growing crops for vegan foods can be good for farmers and the environment.
The Youth Climate Save Movement is focusing its attention on the damage that animal agriculture is doing to the planet.
vegan couple Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara are speaking out about factory farming amid the coronavirus outbreak and the backlash against wet markets.
Greta Thunberg is not only a fighter for the planet but is also stepping up to help protect children from the pandemic with the purchase of soap, masks and gloves in association with a campaign launched by the United Nations.
It is a family affair as Grammy Award-winning singer Billie Eilish and her music producer brother, Finneas Baird, are throwing a concert to support vegan restaurants. Grammy Award-winning singer Billie Eilish and her music producer brother, Finneas Baird, are having a...
Vegan actress and outspoken advocate Alicia Silverstone recreates vintage Linda and Paul McCartney ad with 8 year old son Bear Blu Jarecki.
A new film was just released about the world’s only all-female anti-poaching unit. The documentary, entitled “Akashinga: The Brave Ones,” is produced by three-time Academy Award-winning director James Cameron and directed by Maria Wilhelm. The short film—which is a...
The world renowned conservationist has blamed “disrespect for animals,” and destructive behavior towards nature for the coronavirus outbreak.
The now famous speech had been met with a outright criticism or otherwise polite disregard, but in the time of global pandemics it makes perfect sense.
Member of retro rock band “Queen” says that going vegan is the only way to end deadly pandemics, such as COVID-19 for good.
Well known Comedian and animal rights activist Ricky Gervais speaks out about the persistence of international wild-life markets.
Paul McCartney calls Chinese wet markets medieval and says they should be banned with Coronavirus causing havoc
Sir Paul McCartney has slammed the Chinese government for allowing the wet food markets to continue where the Coronavirus first evolved.
If you’re feeling cramped, unhealthy or just craving good food during the lock-down, let these YouTube kitchen gurus entertain you with their vegan cooking.
The vegan women are outspoken, brave badassess and they are not afraid to say what needs to be said when it comes to veganism and meat eating.
Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg says that we can combat the coronavirus pandemic and the climate crisis simultaneously.
Bryan Adams has appealed his social media followers to understand the extent humans are exploiting animals.
Outspoken vegan John Joseph, the ex frontman of the band “Cro Mags”, asks to address the “real issue” when it comes to coronavirus – meat consumption.
Lewis Hamilton recently visited WIRES wildlife rescue in New South Wales, Australia to visit animals affected by the bushfires.
British band front-man Josh Franceschi discusses veganism, climate change and how youth activism inspired the band’s songwriting.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg is only a child, but her activism is attracting hatred from world leaders and internet trolls alike. Whats up with that?
The respected actor announced his change in diet on “Vs The Internet,” claiming that veganism has improved his health and made him “feel really good.”
Hip-hop musicians have been making headway as vegan icons. As a result black communities are the fastest growing vegan demographic in America.
Greta Thunberg and Malala Yousafzai were captured together earlier this week. Greta has also been photographed with other change-makers.
The Vegan Society has been pushing for more inclusive workplace policies to be implemented, which would accommodate those who go cruelty-free.
The fast food and hospitality industries are racing to keep up with the demand for plant-based alternatives as consumers turn their backs on meat and dairy.
He is telling the stories of the forgotten animals who land on our plates every year – stories the animal agriculture industry tries to hide from us.
Joaquin Phoenix has been applauded by Formula 1 Champion, Lewis Hamilton after he used his Oscar acceptance speech to criticise the meat and dairy industry.
The BBC recently announced a new documentary series that will follow Thunberg’s international campaign to bring light to the climate emergency.
Lena Dunham says Joaquin Phoenix’s Oscars speech made her go vegan.
We are head-over-heels for these plant-based actors, athletes, supermodels, and leaders who are making the vegan lifestyle look so polished and cool.
Risking ridicule to advocate profound social change. Joaquin Phoenix has paved the way for one of the most progressive Oscar acceptance speeches in living memory.
It was a night of triumphant moments for vegans, with Joaquin Phoenix, Billie Eilish and Natalie Portman being among the vegan celebrities who attended.
The award-winning actor appeared in short film, Guardians of Life, to help launch Mobilize Earth, a new campaign working to fight the climate crisis.
The vegan actor took to the streets of London and unveiled a huge banner that read: “Factory farming destroys our planet. Go vegan.”
on Stewart, American comedian, writer, producer, director, political commentator, actor, and host of The Daily Show for many years, retired to run an animal sanctuary with his wife, Tracey. On Realizing that pigs have individual personalities—and working on opening an animal sanctuary—helped Jon Stewart switch to a vegan diet.
Greta Thunberg, was speaking on behalf of the world’s youth is furious with world leaders for the lack of action on the Climate Emergency.
Popstar and animal activist Billie Eilish swept the board at the 2020 Grammys, winning five awards, including best new artist and song of the year. Eilish triumphed in all of the Grammys “big four” marquee categories – song of the year, record of the year, album of the year and best new artist.
World leaders at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, have been slammed by Greta Thunberg for their for continued inaction on the climate.
Greta Thunberg clearly outmatched Donald Trump at Davos when it came to knowledge about climate change.
Robert Downey Jr. has said he is going plant-based. If ever there was proof that plant power is unstoppable, this is it.
Joker star and vegan activist Joaquin Phoenix has won Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role at the SAG Awards, his fourth major prize.
For nearly his whole life, Joaquin Phoenix been an outspoken advocate for animals, but recently he has let his vegan flag fly prouder than ever before.
The Golden Globes award winner was arrested shortly after giving a moving speech about animal agriculture and climate change at the Fire Drill Fridays protest.
“Apocalypse Cow: How Meat Killed the Planet,” looks at how meat has damaged the planet and how agriculture could be changed for the better.
The actor reportedly prevailed on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to go for a meat- and dairy-less meal at this year's ceremony. Plenty of Joaquin Phoenix’s Best Actor in a Drama acceptance speech at Sunday’s Golden Globes was bleeped out due to obscenity, but...
The Akashinga is the first fully armed, all-women, anti-poaching team in Africa and they show their communities that you don’t need meat to be healthy.
The vegan company’s stock performance is expected to match that of Netflix in the 2020’s due to a consumer shift toward environmentally friendly foods.
animalkind: Remarkable Discoveries About Animals and Revolutionary New Ways to Show Them Compassion by Ingrid Newkirk will launch on 7 January 2020.
Bryan Adams has always been vocal about choosing the lifestyle for the sake of the animals and our planet. He has also been vegan for 30 years.
Greta Thunberg’s journey from a ‘quiet teenage schoolgirl’ to the figurehead of a global climate movement has been captured for an upcoming documentary.
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who has inspired a global movement for climate change, has been named Time Magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019.
For every person who signs up at MillionDollarVegan.com, the nonprofit will donate $1 to selected charities, while aiming to 'Make America Healthy Again.' Some of America's leading physicians and nutritional research scientists are supporting a campaign urging...
Joaquin Phoenix and Alicia Silverstone, are joining high-profile environmentalists, including George Monbiot, in supporting the Veganuary 2020 campaign.
Swedish actor and martial artist, Dolph Lundgren, told TV host, Piers Morgan, on the British TV show “Good Morning Britain”, that he is now vegan.
There is no punch line to Joaquin Phoenix‘s dedication to animal rights – which is one reason the Joker star has been named PETA’s 2019 Person of the Year.
Lewis Hamilton (vegan) is on course to become the most successful F1 Driver in history, being just one title behind Michael Schumacher’s record.
These plant-based athletes are performing at the highest levels of their disciplines and driving some of the growing interest in herbivorous diets.
Henry Firth and Ian Theasby – cookery book authors and the founders of recipe site BOSH! – will host a new 10 part series on ITV called “Living on the Veg.”
Ellen DeGeneres interviewed Greta Thunberg on the “Ellen Show” and the teen activist discussed climate crisis, Trump, and veganism.
“Downton Abbey” star Lesley Nicol, who plays the cook, Mrs Beryl Patmore, is a dedicated vegan animal advocate, acting as an ambassador for Animals Asia.
Snoop Dogg served Dunkin’s new Beyond Sausage Sandwich to unsuspecting customers at a location in Los Angeles.
At nine years old, Evan the Vegan, after graduating from the Main Street Vegan Academy, NYC is now the youngest vegan lifestyle coach.
Greta Thunberg is touring in Canada’s Alberta region and talking with the Mikiswe Cree First Nation about environmental concerns for BBC documentary.
The Formula One World Champion has urged his fans to go vegan as it’s the only way to save the planet.
The Joker star has joined forces with PETA once again to share a very simple truth with the world: “We Are All Animals.”
While in Canada, Thunberg shared a cupcake with Esther at her Southern Ontario home, a moment commemorated by a photo of the two changemakers.
The duo have released a video urging their fans to take action during the climate crisis, primarily by abstaining from animal products.
The victory marks Hamilton’s 82nd career win and puts him further on the path to nabbing his 6th Formula One World Champion title.
The vegan actress said animal agriculture is destroying the planet and shared her top tips on living more sustainably while helping reverse some of the damage.
Teenage climate campaigner Greta Thunberg has made it onto TIME Magazine’s list of 15 women who will change the world.
Novak Djokovic and Lewis Hamilton are both at the very top of their game and both attribute their incredible success to their plant-based lifestyle.