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Friday, 11 October, 2019

My personal support for Jordi Casamitjana in his presentation of veganism to Norwich Employment Tribunal

Evidence will be considered defending the view that veganism is a belief that satisfies the protection criteria of equality...(Read More)

Friday, 11 October, 2019

Veganism and eating disorders: what the law says

If you are being told that you cannot maintain a vegan lifestyle and overcome your eating disorder this may...(Read More)

Thursday, 4 July, 2019

International Rights Network Conference 2019 - The Vegan Society staff reflections

Vegan legal rights are incredibly important for the movement, which is why The Vegan Society has recently incorporated the...(Read More)

Monday, 1 July, 2019

International Rights Network conference: Milan 2019

The International Vegan Rights Alliance annual conference is known as the gold-standard meeting of legal minds concerned to protect...(Read More)

Friday, 26 April, 2019

New EU law on plant-based food labelling threatens to prohibit the use of words and familiar containers

Due to the recent surge in demand for plant-based dairy and meat alternatives, both the meat and dairy industries...(Read More)

Thursday, 2 August, 2018

Validating Veganism in Resistant Legal Systems – Part 3

For Levinas, to be human is to respond ethically to others in close proximity and, infinitely, to express due...(Read More)

Thursday, 2 August, 2018

Validating Veganism in Resistant Legal Systems – Part 2

Key consideration 4 of the Ontario Human Rights Code requires applicants to show how their belief ‘addresses ultimate questions...(Read More)

Thursday, 2 August, 2018

Validating Veganism in Resistant Legal Systems – Part 1

An important principle of human rights is that under the right to freedom of conscience, holders of non-religious and...(Read More)

Thursday, 8 March, 2018

Why Vegan Rights? Are we once again making it all about “us”?

This is a question that is raised quite regularly in response to discussion of vegan rights. As vegan advocates,...(Read More)

Sunday, 4 March, 2018

Vegan rights and equality: why vegan associations around the world should give vegans a voice

The recent Go Vegan Scotland survey shows how entrenched speciesist prejudice manifests itself in discrimination and marginalisation of the vegan community. ...(Read More)

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