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Meet Joanne Rose, Maui Wellness Coach

Meet Joanne Rose, Maui Wellness Coach

Joanne was born and raised in Melbourne, Australia and lived in Los Angeles for over 20 years but in 2018 big city life no longer appealed to her, so she gave up the city for simplicity by moving to Maui, Hawaii. She says it was the best decision she ever made because she wakes up everyday to endless sunshine, the […]

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McDonald’s Accepts Petition Delivery by Food Activist, Kathy Freston

McDonald’s Accepts Petition Delivery by Food Activist, Kathy Freston

Food activist and New York Times bestselling author Kathy Freston, who has led a national campaign for McDonald’s to add a plant-based burger to its menu, threw a massive party outside of McDonald’s headquarters in Chicago this afternoon, bringing 220,000 signatures from her Change.org petition calling for a vegan burger directly to McDonald’s. The petition delivery was accompanied by a […]

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Veecoco Launches as International Online Vegan Cooking School

Veecoco Launches as International Online Vegan Cooking School

Veecoco aims to become the “Netflix” of vegan cooking. The company has a goal to become the go-to platform for people wanting to learn more about vegan cooking by offering new online courses every month. Veecoco was founded by Samuel & Lukas Schanderl, vegan twin brothers from Germany. “We want our students to feel confident in the kitchen and enjoy […]

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Ottawa International Vegan Film Festival’s New Photo Essay Contest

Ottawa International Vegan Film Festival’s New Photo Essay Contest

The Ottawa International Vegan Film Festival is launching a Vegan Photo Essay Contest as part of the Film Festival held each October in Ottawa, Canada.  The Vegan Photo Essay- described by its director as the first of its kind anywhere in the world – is now accepting entries. Festival Director Shawn Stratton said that “A photo essay is a collection […]

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3 Young, Vegan Gymnast Sisters Making a Huge Impact

3 Young, Vegan Gymnast Sisters Making a Huge Impact

Meet Danaé, Danya & Danielle, three young, vegan, gymnast sisters that are bringing their talent, inspiration and vegan lifestyle to the forefront to shift culture and impact their generation through health awareness and fitness. The sisters live in the Los Angeles area and are phenomenally gifted athletes specializing in gymnastics, dance, acro and yoga. If you can’t find them doing […]

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Vegan Kids Festival Launching in the UK

Vegan Kids Festival Launching in the UK

This year we are launching the UK’s first Vegan Kids Festival. This 2 day camping event is aimed exclusively at vegan kids and their families. Dana Burton, Owner of Goodfayre, Salisburys first vegan shop, created the event because she wanted to empower vegan children to feel part of something: “Often vegan children are the only vegans in their class, and […]

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Meet Jasmine Nakasone, A Finalist in PETA’s ‘Sexiest Vegan’ Contest

Meet Jasmine Nakasone, A Finalist in PETA’s ‘Sexiest Vegan’ Contest

PETA is preparing to crown this year’s Sexiest Vegan Next Door—and local licensed vocational nurse Jasmine Nakasone has beaten out hundreds of other entrants from across the nation to advance to the final round of 20 contestants. Visitors to PETA.org can now help PETA select the two winners, who will each receive a free vacation for two to Hawaii, courtesy […]

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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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