New York Bill Pushes to Ban Fur by 2021

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This month, New York assemblywoman and animal-rights activist Linda Rosenthal introduced new legislation that would ban the sale and production of fur statewide by 2021. “Increasingly, consumers are looking to make ethical and sustainable purchases—fur is neither of those,” Rosenthal said. “The…

China Takes Major Step Toward Ending Animal Testing

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This month, Chinese authorities announced post-market animal testing would no longer be a requirement on finished domestic or imported cosmetic products. Chinese agency Gansu Province National Medical Products Association made the announcement, which applies to pre-market testing on cosmetic products. According to…

30 Instant Pot Vegan Indian Recipes

30 Instant Pot Vegan Indian Recipes

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30 Instant Pot Vegan Indian Recipes! Dals, Beans, Tikka Masala, Butter Sauce, Chana Masala, Saag, Korma, Aloo Gobi, Kitchari, Gajar Halwa and more. Indian Vegetarian Recipes. Glutenfree Soyfree Nutfree options.  I’ve been posting a lot of Instant Pot Recipes and converting old…

Is Your Toilet Paper Vegan?

Is Your Toilet Paper Vegan?

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By Jeanne Yacoubou, MS The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG) investigated toilet paper brands in November & December 2018 at the request of an online reader. Here is what we learned. Charmin® by Proctor & Gamble®The following FAQ appears on Charmin’s website: Q:…

Vegetarian Resource Group Kid’s Essay Contest Winner

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The latest issue of Vegetarian Journal includes the 2018 Vegetarian Resource Group Essay Contest Winning essay written by Audrey Watson. Read her essay here: https://www.vrg.org/journal/vj2019issue1/2019_issue1_essay_contest.php Enter the 2019 Vegetarian Resource Group Kid’s Essay Contest! The deadline is May 1, 2019 and details…

Vegan Race-Car Driver Leilani Münter Retires from the Track After 18 Years

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Vegan race-car driver and environmental activist Leilani Münter recently retired from professional driving after 18 years. Münter—who is known for wrapping her race car in bold vegan messages—made history in 2014 when she became the first driver to get to all her…