John Davis

John Davis

We're going to San Francisco . . .

[updated August 2012] The 40th IVU World Congress/Vegfest will be in California, October 2012 - starting in San Francisco, October 5-8, then on to Los Angeles Oct 12-14.
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The Invention of the Vegans

The word 'vegan' was invented in November 1944 by Donald Watson and friends in England. But the origins are not how many vegans today might imagine.
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from England to California

A couple years ago Hazel and I went to Los Angeles and San Francisco. This is an update of the blog I wrote at time as it might provide some ideas for those heading for the IVU events in California in October.

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A New Dawn for European Veg*ism?

The European Vegetarian Union held its AGM last Sunday, and elected a new board which could bring in major changes on a scale never previously seen in the veg world.

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Veg*ism in the Middle East

[updated July 2012] Only a few of years ago the title of this blog would have seemed a contradiction, as we didn't know any veg*ns in the Middle East other than our friends in Israel. That has all changed now.

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