16 Million People in the US are Now Vegan or Vegetarian! • The Raw Food World News
In 2009, a tiny one percent of the US population reported eating vegetarian or vegan. Now, 5% of the United States population is vegetarian and half of those people are vegan. The rates have skyrocketed over the last five years and studies show the rates are climbing. (1) So why are people continuing to go veg? The …
Vegan Strongman Patrik Baboumian Breaks World Record
At Toronto’s Vegetarian Food Festival this past weekend, Iranian-born, Armenian-German strongman competitor, psychologist and former bodybuilder Patrik Baboumian not only made history with his record-breaking carry of 550 kilograms (1212.54 pounds) over ten meters (32.8 feet), but also defied stereotypes when he let out the words, “Vegan power” with a roar.