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NEWS/now
KROGER, the largest supermarket chain in the US, has expanded its Simple Truth line to include 50 new vegan products. After generating more than $2.5 billion in sales in 2019 alone, Simple Truth is increasing its plant-based products “to provide an e
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Spoiled Vegans Cafe
SANDIEGO, CA HUNGRY BRUNCHERS lucky enough to nosh on Todd Anderson and Samantha Aaron’s waffle-wrapped meatless sausages and plant-based McMuffins probably don’t know they owe their good fortune to a gnarly two-day hangover. But when Anderson return
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Get Digital
The vegan family behind @thisinfinitelife is your one-stop shop for reliable food reviews, adorable kid-friendly content, and the latest on vegan products. Regular grocery haul videos break down what it takes to feed a family of eight, their plant-ba
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Pinky’s Promise
Ask yourself: how long would you wait for your favorite food? Would you wait an hour? Two? Maybe … five? For the greater Atlanta community, waiting five hours in line is nothing for a business that long ago surpassed humble food truck beginnings to b
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Dirty Lettuce
PORTLAND, OR WHEN MOTHER-AND-SON team Kim and Alkebulan Moroski started selling plant-based versions of Cajun-Creole favorites in Jackson, MI, they were proud to be using their talents for good. But in 2019, when a state Senate bill passed outlawing
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Veg PICKS
No, this isn’t the latest yellow-hued oat milk-based spread. This cinnamon-and-maple-spiced blend by WORTHY OF WELL DONE is closer to a chunky nut butter and tastes just like the filling of a cinnamon roll. Gluten-free oats, maple syrup, walnuts, coc
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Simply Slutty
A plant-based patty topped with crispy vegan bacon, melted cheese, caramelized onions, lettuce, tomato, and signature Slut Sauce all on a sweet, buttery vegan Hawaiian bun Jalapeños served atop a plant-based patty with the usual fixings of cheese, ca
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Heat Wave
Smashed chickpeas give this classic sandwich filling the flaky texture and briny taste of tuna. For extra seafood flavor, add kelp granules or hijiki seaweed. SERVES 4 ½ cup Tangy Cashew Mayo (see recipe) or store-bought mayonnaise3 tablespoons hot s
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Why I’m Vegan
@BIZERKELEYVEGAN AND COMMUNITY ORGANIZER “I am vegan because I can stay true to myself and leave cruelty off my plate. The idea of hurting animals and consuming their flesh has been weird to me since childhood, but then I was introduced to veganism i
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Spaces for Healing
WHETHER YOU’RE soaking in the sun on the earth-toned outdoor patio or sweating through a vinyasa flow in its dreamy yoga studio, one thing’s for sure: Brooklyn’s HealHaus is equal parts hip and welcoming. Co-founders Darian Hall and Elisa Shankle ope
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Dinner is Served
Adding ancient grains to this loaf imparts nutty flavor and toothsome texture, while a sweet-and-savory red sauce makes it top-tier tasty. Serve with roasted vegetables for a perfected Sunday dinner. SERVES 6 ½ cup ketchup½ tablespoon agave nectar1 t
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Eat More Cookies!
AGAINST ALL ODDS, we’ve made it through 2020. But while many are planning juice cleanses and meal-prep strategies to jumpstart the new year, we’re going all in—on cookies! And one bakery is helping us set the trend. Last year shone a light on how tra
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Get Your Mind Right
According to the Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health, Black Americans are 20 percent more likely to experience serious mental health problems and are more likely to be exposed to factors such as homelessness and violence that increase
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Call Of The CARIBBEAN
Crispy breaded cauliflower stands in for the standard chicken or shrimp in this approachable but ultra-flavorful dish full of umami and spice. Add mango or pineapple salsa for a sweet-and-spicy kick or swap in a Scotch bonnet pepper for the serrano f
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Plant Power
AS WE FOUND safety and sanctuary by retreating into our homes over the past year, one at-home trend has become even trendier: houseplants. And these green additions to our spaces do more than just make for prettier pads; houseplants can reduce fatigu
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Pie Is For Lovers
Maca and lucuma powders—potent ingredients believed to increase blood flow and enhance libido—add a little extra something sweet to this devilishly decadent dish, a perfect end to a romantic dinner. SERVES 8 2 cups sunflower seeds or almonds, soaked
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Buy Black, FEEL WELL
IF 2020 WAS A YEAR of reckoning, 2021 is the year of action. And when the world took to the streets to march, shout, and affirm that Black lives matter, a small silver lining with a meaningful outcome appeared: Black-owned businesses experienced a bi
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Taste & Tradition
GINJAN A thousand-year-old West African recipe of cold-pressed ginger, pineapple, lemon, vanilla, and anise is the secret behind each bottle of this fiery, zesty Harlem-brewed beverage. We’re taking advantage of its versatility by pouring it over ice
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Mother Of All Missions
ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY, there’s a groundswell of activism in an effort to save the lives of Black mothers. Through direct action and systemic change, activists are righting the wrongs of America’s broken healthcare system—in which Black women are thr
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South Centrally Located
Even amidst an industry-shifting global pandemic, for plant-based eaters, there’s still no place quite like Los Angeles. There’s the all-vegan burger shop serving up double stacks and tahini milkshakes in Chinatown. The Armenian bakery and café makin
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Diversify Your Feed
Run by plant-based medical student Brooklynne Palmer, this cheerful and inspiring Instagram account offers seemingly endless insight into the medical field and its connection between body image, LGBTQ+ mental health, racism, and social justice issues
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Health Care, Self-Care & Our Hair
Q As an activist, I’ve been feeling overwhelmed by how much there is to fight these days. But a friend recently told me that being in good health is resistance itself, and I can’t get that out of my head. How do I balance fighting for justice with ta
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VEGANISM & RACISM
Shadows came to light through a tragic global pandemic that claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands amid confusion and tension about how to keep ourselves and one another safe. Environmental destruction, political polarity, rampant police brutalit
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5 Ways to Better Advocate for Your Health
After years of one-on-one consultations as a registered nutritionist, I’ve noticed a pattern. Many patients of color feel they’re not given adequate information regarding their health. And research shows that these biases have real-life consequences.
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Black Vegan Restaurant Tour
IT'S BEEN NEARLY A YEAR SINCE WE STARTED social distancing, staying home to make mountains of sourdough, Korean whipped coffees, and focaccia bread art. But for all the at-home deliciousness we've mastered, we're ready for our favorite restaurants! S
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Keep it Natural, Keep it Nutritious
For many, an important part of Black culture is hair. And while discrimination against natural hair continues to run rampant (a 2017 study revealed that Black women deal with more anxiety when it comes to hair compared to white women), luckily the mo
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Media & Melanin
HOW CAN WE DO MORE than just post a black square? That’s the question I asked our team more than six months ago when we began planning this issue. By June 2020, I was left reeling by the killings of, among others, Ahmaud Arbery in February, Breonna T
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The Land of Kush
BALTIMORE, MD In a city renowned for its seafood, it’s hard to imagine a vegan eatery reigning supreme. Yet that’s exactly what The Land of Kush—known for its vegan takes on staples like barbecue ribs, buffalo nuggets, and black-eyed pea fritters—has
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Daring Design
WHAT HAPPENS when a Wall Street trader leaves her job to find artistic expression in the world of fashion? For Senegalese designer Diarra Bousso, it’s Diarrablu, a contemporary fashion label that merges sustainability with heritage. With designs that
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Your SAY
Tag your Instagram pics with #vegnews for a chance to be featured in the magazine! VEGNEWS.COM 1. The VegNews Guide to Vegan Black-Owned Businesses 2. We Tried Dozens of Instagram’s Hottest Wellness Products. Here Are the 15 That Work 3. 25 Black Veg
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