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

Friday, 27 November, 2015

Counting on campaigning

Sarah Cook comments on why numbers and stats matter for vegan activism.(Read More)

Friday, 20 November, 2015

How to ace the holiday season as a vegan

Elena Orde’s top tips for sharing the celebrations with non-vegans.(Read More)

Friday, 13 November, 2015

13 myths about veganism

This Friday the 13th Ali Ryland tackles 13 myths about veganism, demonstrating that some commonly held beliefs are mere superstition....(Read More)

Friday, 6 November, 2015

Why we need vegan travel guides

When travel guides failed Jesse Duffield, she did what any imaginative vegan would do and created her own.(Read More)

Friday, 30 October, 2015

10 of the creepiest Halloween recipes

Prepare to have the pants scared off you, as Ali Ryland and Elena Orde delve into the realms of...(Read More)

Friday, 23 October, 2015

Animal agriculture: the climate culprit shielded from scrutiny

Jimmy Pierce reports on some hard truths surrounding the state of our planet, and provides a solution to the impending...(Read More)

Friday, 16 October, 2015

Yes, I am going to raise my baby vegan

Helen Rossiter looks at the challenges and triumphs of raising a vegan baby, and shares her favourite recipes.(Read More)

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 Ali Ryland lists her top 15 vegan junk food experiences,...(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)