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2021’s Unstoppable Rise of Vegan Fast Food: ‘Panda’s Most Successful’ Vegan Orange Chicken Launch and More

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McDonald’s, Panda Express, Long John Silver’s, Taco Bell, and others tested vegan options in 2021, and they could barely keep up with the plant-based success.

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PETA Announces 2021 Company of the Year—‘Sea’ Who Netted the Award

With crispy vegan fillets, savory plant-based crab cakes, and flaky “fish” sticks, PETA’s 2021 company of the year makes it easier than ever to leave sea lives where they belong: in the sea.

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Study Links Consuming Fat From Animals With Higher Risk of Strokes

A study that links eating fat from animals with a higher risk of a stroke proves yet again that our fellow animals are NOT food.

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First Nipples, Now Heads—If You’re Sick of Finding Body Parts in Your Food Orders, There’s Only One Option: Go Vegan

A pizza joint customer’s Facebook photos showing an apparent severed head mixed in with the chickens’ wings she’d ordered have folks heated: “[T]he cognitive dissonance is real here.”

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Shanah Tovah! Here Are 3 Ways You Can Keep Animals in Mind During the High Holy Days

How can we keep our fellow animals in mind during the Jewish New Year? Here are some animal-kind tips for your Rosh Hashanah celebration.

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Major Study Links Meat-Free Diets With Lower Risk of Severe COVID-19

Researchers examined how eating habits can be linked to COVID-19 severity. What they found may shock you, but it didn’t surprise PETA.

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Earth to Foodies: Here’s Where You Should Dine on Earth Day

Check out these restaurants and companies that are helping PETA for “Go Vegan for the Earth” Day this year!

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These Celebrities Can’t Stop Talking About the Netflix Hit ‘Seaspiracy’

From an NBA star to some of the hottest names in film and TV, celebs around the world are urging their fans to watch “Seaspiracy” and keep fish off their plates.

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Are Parasites in Your Meal? Ditch Fish Before Your Food Feasts on You!

Dangerous parasites may worm their way into fish flesh. Catch kindness, not worms, by eating only vegan seafood.

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These Food Scientists Keep Fish Alive and Oceans Thriving—Here’s How

The end of fishing? These food scientists are making it happen. Here’s how vegan fish and cell-based shrimp keep fish alive and help oceans thrive.

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Who ‘Veganuary’ Is Really About: Animals

Did you know that if you go vegan in January, by the end of July, you’ll have saved roughly 100 animals’ lives? What better motivation could there be for celebrating “Veganuary”?

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How You Change the World One Community at a Time

PETA supporters are passing out free vegan holiday hams to help folks celebrate the holidays with compassion for all.

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Stores and Restaurants Participating in ‘ThanksVegan’ 2020

“ThanksVegan” is here, and if you’re not joining in on the vegan fun, you’re missing out! Check out these participating stores and restaurants.

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PETA’s Holiday Gifts Celebrate the Gift That Keeps on Giving: Tofu!

Tofu never caused a pandemic, but it sure does make for some fantastic gift ideas! Check out all the hilarious ways PETA is celebrating tofu this season.

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VIDEO: ‘You’re Required to Hang 28 Birds a Minute,’ Tyson Whistleblower Says

When you’re made to slaughter more than 12,000 birds per shift—knowing that if your kill rate comes up short you’ll be reprimanded—social distancing tends to be “impossible.”

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