Breaking Boundaries – A Must Watch Documentary

Breaking Boundaries is a must-watch film. It is the most powerful documentary about the climate crisis available today. Narrated by David Attenbourgh, it takes the viewer on a journey through the nine planetary boundaries we are approaching, each of which has a tipping point limit. …

vegan diets are rich in iron

Vegan Diets Are As Rich in Iron as Non-Vegan Diets

Iron is an essential mineral found in both plant foods and animals and it plays a vital role in our blood system, particularly the function of our hemoglobin to carry oxygen to our cells. Every cell in our body requires oxygen which makes iron an extremely important mineral. …

human deaths linked to Zoonoses

Human Deaths Linked to Zoonoses

About 60% of human diseases and 75% of all emerging infectious diseases are zoonotic.

Most are caused by harmful germs from farmed animals such as cows, pigs, chickens, goats, sheep and camels. Others are from wildlife such as bats, rats and civet cats. These germs can spread to people and cause illness and are known as zoonotic diseases or zoonoses. …

Why Honey is Not Vegan

Whether or not vegans eat honey is a common debate. In fact, the topic has sparked many social media arguments with heated discussions on both ends. Over the years it’s been frustrating to see beauty products labelled as vegan that contain honey or beeswax. …

That Sinking Feeling: 5 Things I Learned From ‘Seaspiracy’

Splashing onto our screens, Seaspiracy has quickly gone viral, entering the top ten on Netflix in several countries worldwide. The documentary offers a first of its kind look at the cold, cruel and environmentally devastating reality of the fishing industry, with surprising — and often unthinkable — revelations. I was hooked. …

The Truth About The Egg Industry

Chickens are some of the most abused animals on the planet. There are more chickens raised and killed for food than all other land animals combined. The abuse they face is horrific and there are no laws to protect them. Chickens live a life of misery on factory farms and are deprived of everything that is natural …

Plant-based Foods Under Attack in the EU

The EU already has some of the strictest food labelling rules in the world. Terms such as “vegan cheese” and “oat milk” have already been banned from packaging and advertising, but a new amendment due to be voted on by the European Commission next week could take restrictions even further. …