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Thursday, 25 February, 2021

Research & Policy Update: 25/02/21

Plant-based research and policy round-up, 25th February 2021.(Read More)

prison; fence; isolation
Tuesday, 16 February, 2021

Opinion: Human beings in lockdowns and non-human animals in captivity: Some thoughts and parallels

Researcher Network member, Tani Khara, explores the parallels between human experiences of lockdown during the COVID-19 pandemic and...(Read More)

Thursday, 4 February, 2021

Research briefing: New report says plant-based diets are critical to breaking vicious circle of cheap food

A new report by Chatham House explores the role of the global food system as the principal driver of...(Read More)

dictionary; words; lexicography
Tuesday, 2 February, 2021

The Expert Series, Winter 2021: Vegan lexicography?

In the first edition of the Expert Series for 2021, Dr Emma Franklin considers language and the role...(Read More)

lightbulb; ideas; science
Tuesday, 19 January, 2021

Opinion - The top science papers of 2020 supporting plant-based nutrition

RAC member Dr Shireen Kassam rates her top science papers supporting plant-based nutrition of 2020....(Read More)

Monday, 18 January, 2021

Research briefing: Book review - Rethinking Food and Agriculture

Researcher Network member, James O' Donovan, reviews new book Rethinking Food and Agriculture, which is edited by Laila...(Read More)

questions; how; why; what
Tuesday, 12 January, 2021

Research & Policy Update: 12/01/21

Recent research and policy publications round-up, 12th January 2021.(Read More)

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Monday, 4 January, 2021

Research briefing: India’s secret meat eaters

Researcher Network member, Tani Khara, explores how her recent research contributes to the relatively sparse literature on...(Read More)

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Monday, 7 December, 2020

Research & Policy Update: 07/12/20

Recent research and policy publications round-up 7th December, 2020(Read More)

bone; knee
Thursday, 3 December, 2020

Research briefing: Fracture risk in vegans

RAC member, Paul Appleby, introduces a major new paper he co-authored from EPIC-Oxford, a long-term...(Read More)

Monday, 30 November, 2020

Project Update: Pig Ignorant: The Peppa Pig Paradox

Researcher Network Member, Lynda Korimboccus, recently published a paper investigating social inconsistencies that produce pig-eating Peppa-Pig fans,...(Read More)

thought bubble; thought balloon; quote
Thursday, 26 November, 2020

Research News: We Need to Talk About Killing

Research from social psychology, linguistics and cognitive science strongly suggests that words influence our thoughts, and our thoughts influence...(Read More)

questions; how; why; what
Monday, 16 November, 2020

Research & Policy Update: 16/11/20

Recent research and policy publications round-up 16th November, 2020(Read More)

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Monday, 9 November, 2020

The Expert Series Winter 2020: White male privilege and veganism

In this Winter edition of The Expert Series, RAC member, Dr Alex Lockwood, considers the dominance of white...(Read More)

happy face fruit
Monday, 19 October, 2020

Research briefing: Happy but veg*n?

A newly published paper by Researcher Network member, Jana Krizanova, from the University of Granada, opens a new...(Read More)


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