Monthly Archives: July 2010

Chicago Diner and Daiya Donating

Daiya Foods has teamed with The Chicago Diner to help to save the wildlife affected by the Gulf oil spill. Together, they are donating one dollar to wildlife rescue… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Suspended Amazon Cattle Buying

When Greenpeace released its “Slaughtering the Amazon” report last year, it exposed the connection between cattle ranching and beef production to deforestation. Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Be Love Café Opens

A new vegan restaurant Be Love Café has found its way to Baywood Park, Calif. The café serves organic, vegan meals made mostly with locally grown ingredients… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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“The Only Dosa Cart in North America”

I was recently in India, and I fell in love with their cuisine. (What vegetarian wouldn’t?) If you don’t know what a “dosa” is, it’s a sort of crepe made out of lentils and rice batter. Apparently there is a Dosa cart in New York City which offers an all vegan menu (including the beverages!). […]
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Upcoming VRG Booths

The VRG will have booths at the following events across the country: VeggieFest 2010 – Naperville, IL – Aug. 7 & 8 D.C. VegFest – Washington, DC – Sep. 11 Charlottesville Vegetarian Festival – Charlottesville, VA – Sep. 25 NY’s Capital Region Vegetarian Expo – Albany, NY – Oct. 2 Chicago Vegan Mania – Chicago, […]
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Bullfighting Banned in Catalonia

The Spanish region of Catalonia voted Wednesday, July 28, to ban bullfighting. Animal-rights activists see this as a major victory after years of fighting to end the… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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The Cove Filmmakers’ New Movie

Director of The Cove, Louie Psihoyos, and nonprofit Oceanic Preservation Society are teaming up to produce another documentary. The focus of the new film… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Las Vegas Columnist Goes Vegan

Columnist John Katsilometes of the Las Vegas Sun has set out on a 90-plus-day excursion into veganism for the entire summer, and he is documenting it in a blog… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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What are the Odds that these are Vegan…

New York City is pretty famous for their Restaurant Week, which is currently ongoing. The whole concept is to get more people to try new restaurants for a relatively low price. I wonder if any of the participating restaurants are vegan? Anyway, I found a pretty good article regarding this event and thought I’d post […]
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PETA VP Takes on Ironman Competition

70.3 miles and still smiling! For many of us, 70.3 miles is a long drive in a car—but imagine swimming, biking, and running those miles. It takes a dedicated, skilled, and driven athlete to take on the challenge of competing in a triathlon. But for PETA Senior Vice President Lisa Lange, this is one feat […]
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