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Vegetarianism &Veganism

Some Olympians Run on Plants

One of the highlights of the 2016 Olympics for us at Friends of Animals has been learning about the various vegan athletes who are participating.

Join us at the 2016 Cleveland VegFest

We hope you’ll come out and join us at the 2016 Cleveland VegFest this Saturday, May 7th at the Cleveland Convention Center! Stop by the Friends of Animals table to check out our t-shirts, cookbooks, tote bags and more.

FoA to take the stage at NYC’s Vegetarian Food Fest

Friends of Animals’ Campaign’s Director Edita Birnkrant will take the main “apple” stage Saturday, May 7, at 5:10 p.m. at the NY Vegetarian Food Festival to give a presentation challenging the “humane” myth of animal agriculture and its overall negative impact on the environment and wildlife.

Happy Earth Day!

From all of us here at Friends of Animals, Happy Earth Day! Check out our tips for creating a meaningful and impactful celebration today: 

Friends of Animals to be Featured at 2016 Conscious Eating Conference

Edita Birnkrant, FoA’s Campaigns Director, will be a featured speaker at the Conscious Eating Conference hosted by United Poultry Concerns and held at: David Brower Center in, Berkeley, CA on Saturday, March 19! Registration opens at 9 AM and Friends of Animals will also have a table with literature and merchandise as well.

Vegan Recipes for Super Bowl Sunday

No matter what your team’s colors are on Super Bowl Sunday, we can help your party be “green”— earth and animal friendly, that is—with some vegan recipes, including a vegan chili and cornbread from Friends of Animal’s own cookbooks, and

Planning a Vegan Thanksgiving?

Friends of Animals is encouraging everyone to exercise the freedom they are so thankful for and start a new tradition of not serving turkey this Thanksgiving and instead providing hearty plant-based plates (see recipes below). It’s time to give turkeys something to be thankful for.

Guide to Vegan Halloween Candy

Halloween can be a tricky time of year for vegans...many of the treats that are handed out on October 31st contain ingredients derived from animals, like dairy products or gelatin. Others contain different versions of the extremely destructive ingredient, palm oil, which we urge you to stay away from as well!

Cheers and Jeers

Landlord seeks to start a vegan discount trend.

World Veg Festival in San Francisco

This weekend Friends of Animals is headed to and sponsoring the 16th annual WORLD VEG FESTIVAL, hosted by the San Francisco Vegetarian Society.