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Q&A with Your Vegan Fallacy Is

Ever had someone ask you something about veganism, and wished you had had a great response on hand? Have some questions yourself about the vegan lifestyle that you would like reliably answered? Want somewhere to direct others when they overwhelm you with questions about the lifestyle? Well, now you can! The Vegan …

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Vegan Life

Vegan Snack Foods and Products

  Have some favourite vegan snack foods and/or products you would like to share with TheVeganJunction? Crackers, chips, bars, cookies, dried fruit, granola, camping fare, lip balm, shampoo… you name it, we’d like to know some of the many great vegan products and companies out there that you like! There …

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Athletics

Q&A with Vegan Runner Eats

Alina from Vegan Runner Eats shares her experience as a vegan runner and marathoner and how going plant-based has helped her. Along with sharing her running and athletic experiences on Vegan Runner Eats, there are also plenty of great plant-based recipes and tips. And be sure to check out her artistic sock monkeys and other cute …

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Animals

Goat Cheese Makers Go Vegan and Start an Animal Sanctuary

Now this is a great story! Award-winning goat cheese makers turned animal rescue sanctuary owners, plant-based eaters, and vegan cheese makers! It almost sounds too good to be true, but change is happening. Following their hearts, and having always chosen to show as much compassion to the goats in their …

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Active Outdoor Vegans

Q&A with Gordon of This Running Life

This segment of the Active Outdoor Vegans series is a Q&A with Gordon of This Running Life. He is a vegan, runner, professor, father, blogger, and someone whose health and lifestyle have changed remarkably since going plant-based, showing us just what one can accomplish on this lifestyle! With a love of running, he has …

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Animals

Unity | Not The Same, But Equal

Have you heard of the new documentary, Unity? Coming out August 12, 2015, the film, from the writer and director of EARTHLINGS, has been seven years in the making. ‘UNITY is a new documentary that explores humanity’s hopeful transformation from living-by-killing into living-by-loving. It is a unique film about compassion for …

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Health
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Interview with Potato Strong

TheVeganJunction recently got the chance to interview Will Kriski of PotatoStrong about his transition to a plant-based, vegan lifestyle. If you haven’t yet heard of Will, he and his wife Bonnie run the website PotatoStrong.com which offers numerous plant-based, oil-free recipes that are sure to make meal time something to look …

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Health

Bananiac, Plant-Based Dietitian Interview

This interview is with Tino, aka Bananiac, who’s recently graduated with a degree in Dietetics and is en-route to becoming a registered dietitian. He’s also a vegan, avid cyclist, youtuber and plant-based advocate, so be sure to check out Bananiac! How long have you been vegan? I’ve been vegan since April …

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Active Outdoor Vegans

Active Outdoor Vegans Series

  Check out some great outdoor vegan adventurers and athletes featured in the Active Outdoor Vegans series!

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Active Outdoor Vegans
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Vegan Cyclist Dave Shishkoff Q&A

This segment of the Active Outdoor Vegans series is with Dave Shishkoff, from VeganStart.org, a long-time vegan and an avid cyclist and outdoor adventurer! From mountain biking, to road cycling, to velodrome track racing, if it’s on a bike, Dave’ll be there! He’s also a long-time member of Organic Athlete, …

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A Wonderful Vegan Life Q&A

This next segment of the Active Outdoor Vegans series is with Eric and Veronica from A Wonderful Vegan Life. They are avid backpackers who have explored many fantastic venues, and they have taken some great photos through which you can share a bit in their adventures!  In the Mojave Desert on Kelson …

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Interview with Vegan Rock Climber Steph Davis

This segment of the Active Outdoor Vegans series is with professional rock climber, base jumper, wingsuit flyer, and writer, Steph Davis. She is one of the world’s leading female rock climbers and BASE jumpers, lives a life of simplicity and outdoor adventure, and has been following a plant-based, vegan diet since 2003. She …

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Vegan Recipes
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Featured Plant-Based Recipes

Here are some plant-based, vegan recipes from a variety of sites that are great plant-based recipe resources. All of these recipes are vegan, oil-free and gluten-free. And each of these plant-based sites have plenty of other oil-free, vegan recipes, so if you’re looking for some more plant-based kitchen inspiration, be …

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Environment
Recycle and Reuse: Environmental Benefits of Water Recycling

Roughly 71% of the Earth may be covered by seas and oceans, but the water we need to sustain life is comparatively scarce. Groundwater, rivers, lakes, and streams provide the water we use for everything from drinking and bathing to irrigating fields, but they make up less than 1% of …

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Plastic Waste: Environmental Effects of Plastic Pollution

Plastic pollution is a deceptively simple problem with a very complicated solution. It occurs when plastic accumulates in the air, land, or water, which happens quickly and easily. Plastic is used everywhere in many products, making up 10% of the world’s waste, and can take hundreds or thousands of years …

Environment
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11 Reasons Why Going Vegan Helps Save The Planet

When you go vegan, you’re helping to save the planet in a number of ways. Following a vegan lifestyle means not eating animal products like meat, dairy, fish, or eggs. It also means not purchasing other animal products such as leather or wool. When you stop consuming these animal products, …

50 Awesome Vegan Athletes to Follow on Social Media
Athletics

50 Awesome Vegan Athletes to Follow on Social Media

Every day there are more plant-based athletes. It’s only natural. A plant-based diet is the healthiest way to go. And it’s pretty simple, really. The better you feel, the better you’re likely to perform. People will catch on to that. Eating a plant-based diet and being active are two important …

Active Outdoor Vegans

Outdoor Adventure Travel with Taran and Melissa | Active Outdoor Vegans

Part of the Active Outdoor Vegans series, this interview is with Taran (of Go Sea Kayak) and his partner Melissa. Both avid outdoor adventurers and vegans, Taran is also a sea kayaking guide and outdoor photographer. They share with us a bit about their love of nature and outdoor activities, …

Active Outdoor Vegans

First Ever Vegan Ultra Event: Vegan Welsh 3000s (V3K) Interview

The Vegan Welsh 3000s is the world’s first all-vegan ultra event. Since 2014 the race, also known as V3K Ultra, has been part of SkyrunningUK. The route takes trail runners across the tallest peaks in Wales, testing the limits of endurance athletes from around the globe. In order to learn a bit more …

Active Outdoor Vegans

Vegan Triathlete Sylvia Jorger Q&A

An outdoor enthusiast and competitive athlete, Sylvia Jorger is a passionate vegan runner and triathlete. Since adopting a plant-based lifestyle, she has seen considerable improvements in her health and athletic performance. As a 49 year old vegan athlete, Sylvia shows us how it’s done, sharing with us a bit about what …

Active Outdoor Vegans

Mick, The Vegan Cyclist (UK) Q&A

This next installment of the Active Outdoor Vegans Series is with Mick Walker, of The Vegan Cyclist (UK), an avid cyclist and outdoor enthusiast! Mick shares a bit about his cycling, vegan, and healthy, plant-based journey. Powered by plants, Mick shows just you can do on a vegan lifestyle! About how …

Athletics

Q&A with Vegan Runner Eats

Alina from Vegan Runner Eats shares her experience as a vegan runner and marathoner and how going plant-based has helped her. Along with sharing her running and athletic experiences on Vegan Runner Eats, there are also plenty of great plant-based recipes and tips. And be sure to check out her artistic sock monkeys and other cute …