What is the EU’s Amendment 171 (‘dairy ban’) and why is it controversial?

Written by Francesca McClimont Amendment 171 is a piece of EU legislation that aims to further restrict the terminology that can be used to describe plant-based products. On 19th-22nd October 2020 the European Parliament voted to pass it in the name of clear consumer information. Regulations already prohibited words such as ‘milk’, ‘yoghurt’ and ‘cheese’… Read More What is the EU’s Amendment 171 (‘dairy ban’) and why is it controversial?

Brenda Berkman; The Pioneering NYC Female Firefighter

Written by Alannah Marsden When we think about the people who put out fires and save people from burning buildings, a very similar image springs to everyone’s mind – firemen. Fire-MEN. In reality, there are so many incredible firefighters who are female, and they deserve just as much recognition. An example of one particular incredible… Read More Brenda Berkman; The Pioneering NYC Female Firefighter