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Ben & Jerry’s owner Unilever targets $1.2 billion in plant-based sales by 2027 — and says it wants to reduce the calories in its ice-cream brands

Consumer goods giant Unilever aims to sell 1 billion euros ($US1.19 billion) worth of plant-based meat and dairy alternatives a year by 2027, it announced Wednesday. Unilever, which owns Ben & Jerry’s, plans to expand its plant-based meat brand The Vegetarian Butcher and launching more vegan alternatives for its other […]
Ben & Jerry’s owner Unilever targets $1.2 billion in plant-based sales by 2027 — and says it wants to reduce the calories in its ice-cream brands
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13 musicians who have followed a vegan diet

Many celebrities, including musicians, currently follow or once adhered to a vegan, or plant-based, diet. Singers like Moby and Miley Cyrus said they began following a vegan diet because of how their pets make them feel. Musicians like Lizzo, Billie Eilish, and Ariana Grande have also spoken about being vegan. […]
13 musicians who have followed a vegan diet
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Why vegans and meat-eaters can’t stop attacking each other

A Florida man was recently arrested for allegedly stabbing his cousin after a heated debate about whether whole cow’s milk or almond milk is superior. The debate over whether to consume animal products, like meat and dairy, or go entirely plant-based (vegan) is a hot-button issue, often filled with vitriol […]
Why vegans and meat-eaters can’t stop attacking each other
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What is a vegan diet? A guide for getting enough nutrients

A vegan diet consists of only plant-based products with no exceptions made for animal byproducts; unlike vegetarians, vegans eat no milk, eggs, or similar products. A healthy vegan diet requires careful consideration of the foods you are consuming in order to avoid nutritional deficiencies – see our helpful guide to […]
What is a vegan diet? A guide for getting enough nutrients
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Vegan protesters dressed up as dead fish outside a Sydney Christmas market to try and stop people from eating seafood

PETA protesters painted themselves with blue body paint, wore fake bloodied fish hooks, and wrapped themselves in nets to resemble dead fish at a protest on Thursday. The sometimes controversial animal rights group was protesting Sydney Fish Market’s pre-Christmas “festive frenzy” event, an annual 36-hour seafood marathon. PETA UK told […]
Vegan protesters dressed up as dead fish outside a Sydney Christmas market to try and stop people from eating seafood
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A London college has banned beef from campus to fight climate change

Goldsmiths college at the University of London is banning beef products to address climate change. It’s one of several changes the school is making with a goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2025. A recent UN-backed report said the West’s meat and dairy consumption is contributing to climate change. Visit […]
A London college has banned beef from campus to fight climate change
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9 celebrities who stopped following a vegan diet and why they did it

Although many people are vegan, this plant-based diet doesn’t work for everyone – and some celebrities have been open about their decision to change their eating habits. Natalie Portman said she stopped being vegan while she was pregnant in 2011 but has since said she’s back to following a plant-based […]
9 celebrities who stopped following a vegan diet and why they did it