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The impact of animal agriculture on humans

*This piece is a republished post with permission from* It’s something most vegetarians and vegans have heard before: “Why worry about animals when so many humans are suffering? Surely that’s more important.” This argument has obvious flaws – it’s possible to care about multiple issues, and besides, human superiority […]

Food & Drink

BAKED Bakery: Ayr’s Vegan Haven

BAKED is one of the newest additions to the ever-growing vegan scene within the central belt of Scotland, priding itself on being an allergen-free bakery, café and deli. The BAKED team not only run their own establishment within Ayr at the weekends, but they also welcome orders for catering private […]

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No Straight Answer

We dig into the origins of the straight edge lifestyle and its links to veganism When a 19-year-old Ian Mackaye sung about being disaffected with drink and drugs, he didn’t mean to birth an entire subculture. Frustrated by the way that various intoxicants seemed to be transforming his peers in […]


Vegan Cities: The Copenhagen Guide

Traditionally, Danish cuisine tends to be quite meat-heavy so this might not be the most obvious choice for vegan food but Copenhagen is home to plenty of places that cater for vegan diets if you’re willing to look for them. As the bike capital of Europe, it’s a welcoming city […]


Vegan Cities: The Amsterdam Guide

Amsterdam is definitely up there with being one of the best cities on earth, this was my 3rd visit & my 1st being Vegan and it just confirmed to me how incredible this place is, these guys have got easy pleasurable living down to a fine art. The city itself […]

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Can Cultured Meat End Our Meat Culture?

“The distinguishing mark of man is the hand, the instrument with which he does all his mischief” – George Orwell, Animal Farm By 2017 it is arguably no longer man’s hand which does the mischief but rather his brain. The average citizen no longer engages with agriculture beyond seeing the […]

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Food & Drink

The Soy Milk Challenge

Love your morning coffee but struggling to make that perfect cup with soy milk? Dr. Karen Johnston is a lecturer in Chemical and Process Engineering at the University of Strathclyde and has been vegan for almost 5 years. Here, she discusses some of her research into the soy milk-coffee curdling […]

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Recipe: Superfood Smoothies

Superfood Smoothie Recipes Are you searching for super healthy smoothie recipes that actually taste good? Look no further, we’ve got you covered! Before you get started on crafting your own smoothie, here are some tips to ensure you make the perfect drink. Firstly, make sure any fruit you use is […]