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Vegandale Festival is Coming to Miami

Vegandale Festival is Coming to Miami

Get ready to experience the vegan festival that has dominated Toronto, Chicago, Houston and New York City! Boasting hundreds of vendors and 85,000+ guests in attendance across all shows, the Vegandale Food Drink Festival is branching out to show Floridians how to live large without exploiting animals. The first annual Miami Vegandale Festival will take place on Saturday, July 13th […]

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Pope Francis Responds to 12-year-old Activist’s Plea to Go Vegan for Lent

Pope Francis Responds to 12-year-old Activist’s Plea to Go Vegan for Lent

As we begin the first day of Lent, 12-year-old climate change campaigner Genesis Butler has received a response from Pope Francis regarding her plea for him to try vegan for Lent as part of the Million Dollar Vegan campaign. However, Pope Francis has not confirmed whether he will do so, and therefore the campaign is now asking whether His Holiness […]

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Interview with the 12-Year-Old Activist Who Invited the Pope to Go Vegan

Interview with the 12-Year-Old Activist Who Invited the Pope to Go Vegan

We look to our leaders to lead.  When they don’t, which can happen more often than not, it can take a 12-year old girl to be the spark of change.  On this episode of Awesome Vegans, I am honored to be the FIRST interview with young activist Genesis Butler immediately after she publicly (New York Times, The Guardian) invited Pope Francis […]

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Rip Esselstyn Announces 10-Week Health & Nutrition Program Starting March 12

Rip Esselstyn Announces 10-Week Health & Nutrition Program Starting March 12

Engine 2, the leader in providing tools for people seeking to adopt a whole food, plant-based lifestyle to achieve optimal health, is launching a new plant-based 10-week behavioral transformation program designed to educate, motivate and inspire participants to build long-term health-affirming habits. The Rescue 10x program offers participants ten weeks of online education and real-life coaching support – focused on […]

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How To Kickstart Your Vegan Industry Business

How To Kickstart Your Vegan Industry Business

The market for vegan businesses is exploding. As more and more people are switching to a sustainable plant-based lifestyle, the growth of vegan business sector is inevitable. From food industry to fashion and lifestyle, going cruelty-free has become the mantra in recent times and the trend is just beginning. The technological revolution is driving the healthcare mobility industry forward and […]

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Interview with Rising Vegan Star, Jane Olivia

Interview with Rising Vegan Star, Jane Olivia

Jane Olivia is an 18 year old high school senior getting ready to start her own vegan business as a Health Coach. In May, she will officially have her health coaching certification from Institute of Integrative Nutrition. As a young adult, she feels she has a lot to offer in terms of inspiring other young people who want to get […]

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First Vegan Lobbying Interest Headed to Washington

First Vegan Lobbying Interest Headed to Washington

Former Silicon Valley Engineer turned vegan activist, Laura Reese has partnered up with Lobbyists 4 Good to convince congress to incentivize American farmers to raise more plants and less livestock. She says that today’s animal farmers face an uncertain future. “The market is in upheaval. More customers are avoiding animal protein, and seeking out nutrients from plant based products. Plus, […]

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Violinist Rachel Barton: ‘The Gold Standard for Health is Plants Only’

Violinist Rachel Barton: ‘The Gold Standard for Health is Plants Only’

On this episode of Awesome Vegans,  Rachel Barton Pine, world-renowned violinist and vegan, joins host Elysabeth Alfano. With over 30 CDs to her credit, Rachel has played in concert halls all around the world. She is also the founder of the RBP Foundation. When people think about vegans, perhaps they think about hippies and extremists.  Rachel blows that stereotype to smithereens, showing […]

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A Prayer For Compassion, Bold New Vegan Documentary Debuts

A Prayer For Compassion, Bold New Vegan Documentary Debuts

Award-winning director Thomas Jackson and producer, author and educator Victoria Moran announce the world premiere of their new film, A Prayer for Compassion, on March 5th, the evening before the official Start of Lent, in New York City. The feature-length film, which was recently selected by a plant-based publication as one of the 21 Must-Watch Vegan Documentaries that will inspire […]

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$1 Million Offered to Charity if Pope Goes Vegan for Lent

$1 Million Offered to Charity if Pope Goes Vegan for Lent

A major global campaign announced today – and backed by a host of celebrities, environmentalists and scientists – is calling on Pope Francis to try vegan for Lent to “help fight climate change with diet change.” In return, Million Dollar Vegan – the campaign behind the project – is offering $1 million to a charity of the pope’s choice should […]

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