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Quarrygirl gives us (and our photos) some love!

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Late last night I sent the teaser to issue V to a certain tofurobot, and lo and behold, Quarrygirl was on the other end! Lucky for us, she loved it. Read More »

VegNews finally (properly) acknowledges the issue

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"We screwed up."

Those three words were all a lot of us needed to move on to bigger issues, and we finally got them from VegNews yesterday. Read More »

Extending the Olive Branch

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6 days after Quarrygirl.com exposed VegNews' use of non-vegan stock photos, VegNews has finally issued a real apology. Is it enough? Read More »

VegNews, Apologies, and the Fine Art of Growing Up

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Let me talk to you about sincere apologies. Real apologies, the heartfelt kind, aren't defensive. Even if they do try to provide explanations for bad behaviour, they never try to provide excuses for it. They admit to wrongdoing, and profess regret for the harm that wrongdoing has caused. VegNews' response to the photo scandal? Not an apology. Here's why. Read More »

T.O.F.U.: 100% meat (photo) free, as we should be

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As someone involved in the publishing business, though not to such an extent as VegNews, I have always battled with several things involving the vegan "purity" of the magazine. The big ones would involve such things as booking a tour date in a non-vegan bar, having people involved with the project who may not be vegan, promoting companies that may not be 100% vegan, and including articles that may not be completely relevant to veganism itself. Read More »

Vida Vegan schedule and Your Time Travels contest

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Just a quick update on the conference I will be attending this August, which is only a little over four months away. They posted the conference schedule last week, and it looks like I'm going to be a part of some awesome panels. Read More »

Behind the lines: Vegan Essentials

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One of our biggest and longest supporters, Vegan Essentials has been supplying vegans around the world with amazing selection and a smile since 1998. Read More »

VegNews Goes to India!

It seems VegNews has a great trip planned for veg folk such as yourself. Of course, it has me asking why I spent my money on other things, and whether or not I can plan better next time! Read More »