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Time for Rebuttal: 17 of Jay Z’s Favorite Foods That Vegans Do Better

Jay Z; Photograph: Brian Finke

Our friends at MTV.com posted an article on foods they suspected Jay Z might be missing now that he and Beyoncé are dabbling in vegan dining. Though it was surely intended to be tongue-in-cheek, the author merely reinforced the common omnivorous misconception that vegan food is some kind of downgrade. He couldn’t be more clueless. Continue reading

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Compassionate Rapper: An Interview with Vegan Boss

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I recently had the pleasure of chatting it up with very up and coming rap artist, Vegan Boss! His music is definitely in the ears of many within the vegan community, even catching the attention of hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons. His music is now starting to make its way into the mainstream as he’s currently working on a new project. Continue reading

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Foodie Tuesday: The Freezin’ Vegan

Every grocery has an "alternative" frozen food section. A lot of these frozen meals are vegan, but not all of them are, so the same rules of label reading still apply.

I know it’s a cheesy title, but it’s also intriguing, right? Last week, I promised an article about healthy oreos and other pretend indulgences, but thanks to my good friends at Megabus, I’m stuck in my hometown after Mother’s Day Weekend. (How does a bus get lost anyway?) Unfortunately, I (and by I, I mean the local grocery store) don’t have the necessary ingredients for the Foodie Tuesday post I had planned, which got me to thinking— what’s a vegan foodie to do when life intervenes? Continue reading

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