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Cory Booker - US Politician & New Jersey Senator

Being vegan for me is a cleaner way of not participating in practices that don’t ...more

Henry Smith - Conservative MP

The environmental argument for being vegetarian is significant. The carbon footprint of the average vegetarian ...more

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party

Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party
As a vegetarian all my adult life, I have used my position in parliament to ...more

Natalie Bennett - leader of the Green Party

I really don’t miss meat. We should not be feeding grain to livestock in large ...more

Al Gore - US Vice President from 1993 to 2001

I changed my diet to a vegan diet, really just to experiment to see what ...more

Cathy Jamieson - Labour Party MP from 2010 - 2015

Cathy Jamieson - Labour Party MP from 2010 - 2015
I had been vegetarian for a long time for ethical reasons; I felt there was ...more

Chris Williamson - Labour Party MP from 2010 - 2015

I abhor cruelty in any form and the way in which animals are reared has ...more

Bill Clinton - US President from 1993 to 2001

Bill Clinton - US President from 1993 to 2001
I was a heart attack waiting to happen… I went on an essentially a plant-based ...more

Kerry McCarthy - Labour MP from 2005 - present

People are increasingly turning to a plant-based lifestyle and I would encourage people who are ...more