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Unilever, the Company That Once Fought Vegan Mayo, Now Supports Sustainable Plant-Based Food | update on Hellman’s

When Unilever, the owner of Hellmann’s Mayonnaise, caught wind that Hampton Creek was making a creamy, plant-based condiment and advertising it as “mayo,” they pretty much lost it. The almighty Association of Dressings and Sauces swooped in,  a lawsuit was filed, and an official mayo war began. Despite all of the bad blood, at the end of the […]

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REINDEER WALKERS THEY CALL THEM – sounds like they’re doing something really good

  Reindeer are still very radioactive 30 years after Chernobyl. April 26 marks the 30-year anniversary of the worst civilian nuclear disaster in history. When a nuclear power plant at Chernobyl, in what is now Ukraine, exploded, it coated the earth with radioactive material — as far as the picturesque, snow-capped mountains of Scandinavia, where for generations, […]

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OPEN YOUR EYES AND BE HUMAN – VIDEO

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Memphis Meats Introduces Meat Grown In A Lab

Comment: On 4 February 2016 Memphis Meats debuted their first lab grown meat in the form of a meatball in San Francisco. Rather than seeking less painful means of slaughter, which is the direction the slaughter industry wants to go – which is a contradiction in itself (after all, slaughter is slaughter) – Memphis Meats […]

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PATH TO IMPROVED CHEMICAL TESTS WITHOUT ANIMALS

A new paper calls for ongoing development and regulatory acceptance of adverse outcome pathways (AOPs), a framework for improving chemical hazard assessment by prioritizing modern test methods that reduce animal use. READ MORE: Adverse Outcome Pathways: Path to Improved Chemical Tests without Animals | The Physicians Committee  

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PLANT-BASED MAKEOVER FOR CONGRESS CAFETERIAS

WASHINGTON—Doctors and dietitians from the Barnard Medical Center will visit Congress on Friday, Feb. 5, to share healthful plant-based Super Bowl snacks with members of Congress and staffers at the Veggie Touchdown, sponsored by the Congressional Vegetarian Staff Association. Sodexo, which manages congressional cafeterias, has also been invited and encouraged to serve more plant-based options […]

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DAIRY INDUSTRY IN 60 SECONDS – video

 

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DESENSITIVITY TO ANTIBIOTICS PASSED TO HUMANS WHO EAT PIGS

UPI.com By Stephen Feller   |   Nov. 19, 2015 at 5:52 PM Gene found that could make common bacteria resistant to antibiotics Scientists think the bacteria developed resistance in pigs treated with the antibiotic colistin and it was passed to humans who ate the animals. Pigs, like other animals raised for food, are often given antibiotics […]

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ANIMALS SHOULD BE OFF THE MENU DEBATE – VIDEO

 

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96 ELEPHANTS – VIDEO

Arnold Schartzenegger Takes On The Ivory Trade! Hasta la vista, baby. Read More: http://www.96elephants.org/  

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BEN CARSON – the flood has been over for a very long time

BENJAMIN SOLOMON CARSON, one of many Republican presidential candidates, recently divulged that he is a Seventh Day Adventist. That’s his religion. Personally I don’t care what anybody’s religion is as long as that religion doesn’t interfere with my ability to survive and thrive. But, being that it’s all over the media, and the candidates like […]

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WHAT DO BACON, BURGERS, ASBESTOS, SAUSAGE AND CIGARETTES HAVE IN COMMON?

Bacon, burgers and sausages are a cancer risk, say world health chiefs: Processed meats added to list of substances most likely to cause disease alongside cigarettes and asbestos Fresh red meat is also due to join WHO ‘encyclopaedia of carcinogens’  Rulings will send shock waves through farming and fast food industries  Could lead to new […]

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Want To Know What’s Really In Your Hot Dog?

Clear Food – The Hot Dog Report THE HOT DOG REPORT – HUMAN DNA “Of the 345 hot dogs and sausages Clear Food analyzed for this report, 14.4% were problematic in some way. Problems included substitutions and hygienic issues. Substitution occurs when ingredients are added that do not show up on the label. Hygienic issues […]

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Vegan Supermarket Chain Coming To United States In 2016

“Veganz, the world’s first all-vegan supermarket chain, will be opening in Portland, Oregon in 2016. You’ve heard a plant-based diet is optimal for heath and the environment, but do you ever get dismayed when perusing your local grocery store because you a) either don’t know what to buy or b) feel too tempted by conventional […]

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SLAUGHTERHOUSES ARE CLOSING…GREAT NEWS

WINDOM, MINNESOTA.  MINNESOTA’S LAST BEEF PROCESSING PLANT CLOSES Cattle will no longer be commercially slaughtered in the North Star state. Officials of the PM Beef processing plant in Windom, MN announced that the facility—the last beef packing plant in the state—is shutting its doors December 11, and that slaughter had ceased in late September. A […]

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FISH FACTS

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BEER BUILDS STRONGER BONES THAN MILK

> A study found that the bones of women who drink beer regularly are stronger, making them less likely to suffer from osteoporosis. It is thought that the high level of silicon in beer slows down the thinning that leads to fractures and boosts the formation of new bone, the journal Nutrition reports. Beer is […]

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TRANSFORMING CRUELTY-BASED FARMING TO PLANT-BASED FARMING

Goat Cheese Farmers Give it All Up to Make Vegan Cheese Instead by Abigail Geer from CARE2 August 2, 2015 After 20 years as award winning goat cheese farmers, Carol and Julian Pearce have decided to give it all up and make vegan cheese instead. Still in the transition phase from farm to sanctuary, these two […]

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“WE BELIEVE IN THE ETHICAL HUNT”

by Sharon Lee Davies-Tight Nick Pinizzotto, CEO of Sportsmen Alliance, appeared on CBS THIS MORNING SHOW 7-31-2015. In an interview he said, “We believe in what would be an ethical hunt”. It sounded too much like PETA saying, we believe in the ethical treatment of animals. What does ethical treatment of animals mean? It’s like […]

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THE HUNT – VICARIOUS DEATH

People often talk about the thrill of the hunt – overtaking another being and killing that being, sometimes torturing that being to prolong the thrill, before the final second of death arrives. They don’t talk about the hunter seeking the experience of vicarious death. They hunt. They thrill. They want to be hunted, so they […]

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PEANUTS, EGGS & SALMONELLA

Peanut Exec Who Intentionally Sold Salmonella-Tainted Peanuts Recommended for Life In Prison Korin Miller WriterJuly 24, 2015 Stewart Parnell, the former owner of Peanut Corporation of America, who knowingly sold truckloads of salmonella-tainted peanut butter that resulted in nine deaths and 700 illnesses. (Photo: Getty Images)  Prosecutors are recommending a sentence of life in prison […]

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VEGGIE SEA BACON?

NEWSFEED FOOD & DRINK Stop Everything: There’s a New Seaweed That Tastes Like Bacon and Is Better for You Than Kale Helen Regan @hcregan The world’s most perfect food may have just arrived Researchers from Oregon State University’s Hatfield Marine Science Center say they’ve created and patented a new type of seaweed that has the […]

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NON-HUMAN ANIMALS COULD BE DECLARED LEGAL PERSONS

Victory! Chimps Will Get Their Day in Court for Case Seeking Personhood by Alicia Graef April 23, 2015 5:30 pm Unbeknownst to two privately-owned chimpanzees being used for biomedical research in New York, their legal advocates are making progress in a case seeking to have them recognized as legal persons and freed. Earlier this week, […]

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JUST MAYO SUED BY HELLMAN’S

Hellman’s Sues to Protect Its Mayo-Monopoly Hellman’s says a competitor doesn’t meet FDA “mayonnaise” standards. So it sued.  Baylen Linnekin | November 22, 2014 Concerned sandwich makers everywhere can take comfort in the fact that these important questions will be answered in a lawsuit filed late last month by Unilever, maker of Hellman’s, against Hampton […]