Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

johnsalleyjohnsalley

Basketball Great John Salley Featured in New Vegan Campaign

Like us on Facebook:
The current article you are reading does not reflect the views of the current editors and contributors of the new Ecorazzi

“Real Vegans,” part of a new campaign by VegMichigan, a non-profit organization that promotes plant-based nutrition, features real life, primarily non-celebrity, vegans on billboards in and around Detroit. The goal of the campaign is to give a relatable, everyday face to veganism and show that it is suitable for everyone, not only radical health enthusiasts, hippies, or celebrities.

They apparently made an exception to this rule by including retired professional basketball legend John Salley in the campaign.

“Veganism used to be considered a fringe movement,” says Paul Krause, president of VegMichigan. “But with rising awareness about factory farms, obesity and other health and environmental concerns, more and more people are thinking about the impact of their food choices.”

“Vegans are healthy, vibrant, compassionate…and a growing segment of the population. We’re excited to have a star like John Salley to help show that vegans are real people.”

via Vegetarian Star

Like us on Facebook:
0 Comments
  • AshleyannNews

    This is great. I’m glad so many influential celebrities are opening their palates and their hearts to trying more compassionate and DELICIOUS foods. Since I’ve started eating a more plant-strong diet, I have more energy and feel more full after each complete meal with out the use of meat or animal products. Be open to new tastes and flavours and you won’t ever be disappointed… except maybe trying to eat vegan without a blender : (

blood

Study finds vegan blood is 8 times more effective at killing cancer cells

Blood taken from vegans is 8 times more effective at killing cancer cells!

shutterstock_436148218

Stop calling vegan food “cruelty-free”

Many vegans proudly proclaim that their food is “cruelty-free” as though issues of justice and injustice begin and end with our use of nonhuman animals.

fight

Verbally abusing your vegan friends isn’t edgy, it’s just being a bully

If you’re a vegan who has had to deal with this, and especially if you come from a background of being abused in other ways, you are absolutely not alone