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Thursday, 19 September, 2019

Research briefing: The 4 Ns Of Meat-Eating

A recent research paper explores the personality traits and key values held by people who justify their meat-eating as natural, necessary,...(Read More)

Tuesday, 3 September, 2019

Project Update: A Guide to Effective Animal Campaigning

In this feature-length project update, Researcher Network member, Chris Bryant, discusses his research that led to the creation of a guide for...(Read More)

Tuesday, 3 September, 2019

Project Update: Veg*anism and Happiness Part 1

Could veg*anism become the pathway towards human well-being? In this Project Update, Researcher Network member, Jana Krizanova explores how this...(Read More)

Monday, 2 September, 2019

The Vegan Society Research Day 2019

In this special edition of Research News, Researcher Network member, John Andrews, reviews The Vegan Society's first ever Research...(Read More)

Monday, 2 September, 2019

The Expert Series (9): A Criminological Exploration of the UK Dairy Industry

In our 9th edition of The Expert Series, RAC member Dr Caroline Gorden conducts a criminological exploration of the dairy...(Read More)

Thursday, 8 August, 2019

The Expert Series (8): Betraying Animals

In the summer edition of the Expert Series,RAC member Dr Steve Cooke discusses a different way to think about morality:...(Read More)

Thursday, 8 August, 2019

IPCC Report: The answer to the climate crisis is on our plates

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) publishes a new report which takes a comprehensive look at how land influences...(Read More)

Monday, 5 August, 2019

Research briefing: Insects - the Hidden Extinction

An extensive study looks to quantify the extinction of insects around the world, and finds agriculture to be a driving...(Read More)

Thursday, 11 July, 2019

Ditching dairy: are vegan children at increased risk of osteoporosis?

Dairy is frequently billed as a vital bone-builder; so does allowing children to go vegan put them at risk of...(Read More)

Thursday, 4 July, 2019

Research briefing: Rewilding Britain to counteract climate change

RAC member, Paul Appleby discusses a recent report by Rewilding Britain....(Read More)

Thursday, 4 July, 2019

Research briefing: Transition to an Irish Vegan Agricultural System

Researcher Network member, James O'Donovan, summarises the findings from his recent report that explores the environmental and economic benefits of a...(Read More)

Tuesday, 2 July, 2019

Social identity and veganism

In this Project Update, Researcher Network member Tara Calder discusses her current research that explores the interaction between social identity and veganism...(Read More)

Thursday, 13 June, 2019

Research briefing: Options for keeping the food system within environmental limits

A recent study published in the journal, Nature, examines the potential for three interventions to help humans avoid catastrophe in the food...(Read More)

Tuesday, 4 June, 2019

Research briefing: Obesity, Undernutrition & Climate Change - The Syndemic

An overview of an article from earlier this year in The Lancet, where a team of researchers argue for action to be...(Read More)

Monday, 3 June, 2019

The Expert Series 6: Why the International Rights Network looks to human rights to emancipate nonhuman animals

In this 6th edition of The Expert Series, RAC member, Dr Jeanette Rowley, discusses her research that looks to human rights to emancipate...(Read More)


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