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Inspired by Earth Day? Be green, eat green!

Inspired by Earth Day? Be green, eat green!

Eat your way to a better planet, inspired by Earth Day! (Which fell on the 22 nd April) . After all, in a world affected by rising global temperatures - with recent Nasa statistics showing that 2015 was even hotter than 2014, a previous record-setter – action needs to be taken to stop...
Tell Lidl to drop ostrich meat!

Tell Lidl to drop ostrich meat!

"Dear Lidl

I was extremely concerned to see that you are now selling ostrich meat.

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Being Vegan

Being Vegan

By Viva! India Contact BY HJSRIKANTH At the end of 2011 I went vegan. Having been a vegetarian since birth I was surprised to discover that giving up dairy was such a big step for me; but it was a step I had to make, as I was becoming a vegan for ethical reasons. While transitioning into a vegan...
Cracked

Cracked

Juliet goes undercover to witness first-hand the tragic lives of British chucks
Issue 61 | Spring 2016

Issue 61 | Spring 2016

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Vegan Breakfasts with Viva!

 

New to vegan or looking for ideas for vegan breakfasts? Well, the Viva! crew are here to help you! Watch the video for lots of ideas of what to make and where to buy tasty vegan foods ...

For more vegan breakfast recipes go to www.veganrecipeclub.org.uk, the official Viva! vegan recipe website.

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faceoff

British people are taking the Face Off Challenge against the meat industry. See what they have to say...

Can you ‘trust the tractor’?

Can you ‘trust the tractor’?

What we found behind the doors of Poplar Pig Farm, nr Hull:

Piglets in barren wire ‘battery cages’ stacked three deep. The only so-called ‘environmental enrichment’ was a metal chain hanging in a metal cage. Piglets are playful, intelligent and curious. Battery cages were banned for hens in the UK in 2012 (although so called enriched cages are hardly better). What’s the difference?

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Facing Off the Pig Industry

Facing Off the Pig Industry

​What breaks through your barriers? I know how important it is to protect ourselves from pain. How else can we get by in a world that callously incarcerates billions of animals and so casually takes their lives? When we know their lives are full of misery and relentless suffering. I know it is a...
The Vegan New Wave

The Vegan New Wave

In the last year there has been a giant surge of interest in the amount of exciting, innovative vegan food being produced. From the advent of aquafaba (see below), to the improvement in meat and cheese alternatives – it’s a vegan revolution! Innovation driven by compassion. Meat and...

The Herd

The award winning short film directed by Melanie Light. Written by Ed Pope. Starring Pollyanna McIntosh, Victoria Broom and Charlotte Hunter. Dylan Barnes, Jon Campling, Francessca Fowler, Andrew Shim and Sarah Jane Honeywell.

The Herd replaces female cows with female humans, and by doing so hopes to promote a greater understanding of the suffering inflicted upon cows in the dairy industry. Known as the first feminist vegan horror film.

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The Mother Cage

A Viva! undercover investigation, filmed throughout the UK.

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