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By Justin Kerswell, Campaigns Manager and Deputy Director of Viva!
How did we get so far as to celebrate World School Milk Day?
The last Wednesday in September is celebrated as World School Milk Day. Milk is glorified and children are being told that they need it to have healthy bones and grow big and strong.
At an event where the dairy industry show off their best, what you...
By Justin Kerswell, Campaigns Manager and Deputy Director of Viva!
Viva!’s concerns about illegal mutilations buried to protect farming industry
Associate Professor Culum Brown, Editor of the journal Animal Behaviour and Director of Advanced Biology at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia recently wrote about a group of anima
This week another story is circulating in the media suggesting that soya may actually promote breast cancer: “Could soy cause breast cancer to spread?

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“My brother would make animal noises of the creature I was eating and I thought ‘I have to go vegetarian’. But it wasn’t until I was 21 that I really started to understand the puzzle of the whole thing. I realised if I wanted animal cruelty to end, it would have to start here, with me. I never went...

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