Veggie News Headlines 08/17/11
Some veggie headlines: Jane Goodall sues baby food company; the animal in medical research debate; and a quick guide to vegan living.
- No more monkey business: Conservationist Jane Goodall sues baby food company over non-payment of $720,000
The legendary animal conservationist has filed a federal suit against Sprout Foods, which specialises in organic goods, claiming it failed to pay up when she agreed to market a vegetarian product called Janey Baby
- Us or them: The debate over using animals in medical research
It is so important that I begin this piece by acknowledging what a difficult position this debate will undoubtedly pose for many, if not all of our readers. It is without judgment, criticism or holier than thou sentiment that I proceed…
- The Quick Guide to Vegan Living
Most people are very intimidated by the idea of eliminating animal products from their lives. This isn’t surprising, considering we live in a society that’s largely built on the use of animals for food, clothing, as raw materials and also to test new products. Going vegan is like rejecting society itself, and that obviously doesn’t seem like a lot of fun.