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vegetables on a table
Friday, 6 January, 2023

Vegan diet, mood disorders, and the methodological issues

Researcher Network member, Manuela Giugliano, explores the issue of inaccurate and unreliable research in the field of...(Read More)

chickens walking on the grass
Wednesday, 14 December, 2022

Does ‘chicken’ remind us of chickens… and ‘bacon’ let us forget the pig?

Research Network member Ian James considers whether some of our language for meat is playing a part in...(Read More)

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Tuesday, 1 November, 2022

Is the plant-based shift undermining veganism?

Researcher Network member, Anna Boardman, explores the rise of the phrase "plant-based"....(Read More)

McClelland pictured with the Mayor of Galway
Wednesday, 26 October, 2022

Jack McClelland: Ireland's vegan game changer

RAC member, Dr Corey Wrenn, highlights the extraordinary life of Jack McClelland, The Long-Distance Swimmer from Belfast...(Read More)

two people sitting down on sofa playing video games
Monday, 17 October, 2022

Game: Animals, Video Games, and Humanity - Book Launch

RAC member, Dr Tom Tyler, had authored a book on the significance and position of non-human animals...(Read More)

books on grass
Monday, 26 September, 2022

Plant-Based Nutrition in Clinical Practice: Book Launch

RAC member, Dr Shireen Kassam, has co-edited a book on plant-based nutrition aimed at health professionals....(Read More)

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Wednesday, 14 September, 2022

What can vegans learn from anti-vegans?

Researcher Network member, Rebecca Gregson, explores the social psychology and ideology of anti-vegan online groups....(Read More)

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Wednesday, 10 August, 2022

The Psychological Effects and Motivations Associated with Following a Veg*an Diet

Researcher Network member, Michael Daw, explores the possible effects that a veg*an diet may have on our sense of...(Read More)

Cows in a field
Friday, 29 July, 2022

Celebrating the 200th anniversary of Martin's Act

RAC member, Dr Alex Lockwood, has directed an audio documentary to mark the bicentennial anniversary of the...(Read More)

Woman sitting with her dog on the sofa
Tuesday, 28 June, 2022

Britain’s Rental Pet Policy and What It Means for Nonhuman Animals

RAC member, Dr Corey Wrenn, discusses recently announced changes to rental policy and how it benefits us...(Read More)

Spaniel with a bowl of dog food
Monday, 27 June, 2022

Book Review - Just Fodder: The Ethics of Feeding Animals

A review by Researcher Network member, Gelareh Salehi of Dr Josh Milburn's book Just Fodder: The Ethics of Feeding...(Read More)

Mother and daughter meal prepping
Monday, 13 June, 2022

How Do I Positively Engage My Non-Vegan Family?

RAC member, Dr Corey Wrenn, analyses veganism within family dynamics and provides some advice on how to...(Read More)

two piglets playing in a grassy field
Wednesday, 8 June, 2022

Knowing Animals Podcast by Dr Josh Milburn- The Monstrous Vegan with Emelia Quinn

On this episode of Knowing Animals, host Dr Josh Milburn speaks to Dr Emelia Quinn...(Read More)

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Wednesday, 1 June, 2022

Opinion - Vegan Diets, Work Performance and Public Health

Researcher Network member, Jana Krizanova, explores the effects of a vegan diet on workplace productivity and the...(Read More)

two sheep with faces pressed together in the sun
Wednesday, 18 May, 2022

Animal-Beings/Animal-Things: The Problems of Binary Thinking in Animal Activism

RAC member, Dr Catherine Oliver, discusses animal binaries and speciesism in this adaptation of...(Read More)


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