Vegetarian Bollywood couple Riteish and Genelia Deshmukh are launching a new vegan brand in India called Imagine Meats. Trader Joe’s and Walmart now sell Impossible Burgers.
Senator Cory Booker has introduced a bill that would protect factory farm workers “from unpredictable, high-speed catastrophes.” Jabari Brisport, a Democratic Socialist, social justice activist, and vegan, has declared victory in Brooklyn’s 25th Senate District Democratic primary.
In an effort to help combat climate change, peri-peri chicken restaurant chain Nando’s says it will add more plant-based offerings to its menu. London’s Enfield Council banned meat as part of its 2020 climate action plan. UK startup Higher Steaks has produced the first-ever cultivated, lab-grown bacon.