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The views expressed by our bloggers are not necessarily the views of The Vegan Society.

Friday, 9 October, 2015

Self-care as a vegan activist

Elena Orde describes some key ways vegans can sustainably campaign for animals by avoiding activist burnout.(Read More)

Friday, 2 October, 2015

Ten of the best plant-powered athletes

Charlotte Willis lists her top ten vegan athletes, along with why they're so awe-inspiring.(Read More)

Friday, 25 September, 2015

8 of the cheapest vegan meals

In honour of Fresher's Week, we give you 8 of the best value vegan meals in comparison to their non-vegan...(Read More)

Friday, 18 September, 2015

“You’re vegan? But you’re not thin!”: Confessions of a food lover

Rebecca Nahid discusses how societal prejudices surrounding vegans and weight loss are unhelpful, and why we shouldn’t feel guilty about...(Read More)

Friday, 11 September, 2015

Off the beaten track in South America: a vegan’s experience

Dana Roberts discusses experiences that opened her eyes as a vegan traveller in Peru, and provides tips for like-minded vegan...(Read More)

Friday, 4 September, 2015

10 great videos to help non-vegans make the connection

Elena Orde chooses her top ten videos that are guaranteed to make non-vegans think twice about their next meal....(Read More)

Friday, 28 August, 2015

15 of the best vegan junk food indulgences

To mark the second annual International Vegan Junk Food Day this Saturday the 29th August, Ali Ryland lists her top...(Read More)

Friday, 21 August, 2015

How to advocate for vegan meals at your local school

Senior Policy and Advocacy Officer Amanda Baker reports on how you can encourage schools to provide vegan-friendly catering.(Read More)

Wednesday, 12 August, 2015

How the plant-milk movement is currently triumphing in Sweden

Sarah Mansouri comments on a pioneering festival’s tactic to become more sustainable, and shows that this is just the beginning...(Read More)

Friday, 7 August, 2015

How to avoid buying non-vegan products

How to avoid getting caught out by non-vegan E numbers and other hidden ingredients when navigating your local shop....(Read More)

Friday, 31 July, 2015

The vegan guide to music festivals

Ali Ryland provides tips and advice on how to thrive as a vegan at a music festival.(Read More)

Friday, 24 July, 2015

The best vegan cheeses: rated

Ali Ryland discusses the results of the great Vegan Society cheese tasting event, demonstrating which vegan cheeses came out on...(Read More)

Friday, 17 July, 2015

Vegan salted caramel pretzel chunk ice cream [recipe blog]

After Sarah's son was diagnosed with multiple food allergies, she started finding creative ways to incorporate his new diet into...(Read More)

Friday, 10 July, 2015

Savvy summertime tips for the sun-loving vegan

Sarah Cook gives the low-down on her vegan summertime tips, from seasonal recipes to how best to avoid pesky sunburn...(Read More)

Friday, 3 July, 2015

Planning your vegan kitchen around commuter chaos

Rebecca Winnard describes how she managed to overcome her issues as a vegan commuter, reliant on shop-bought snacks. Here are...(Read More)