Chas Newkey-Burden

Chas Newkey-Burden

Vegan Author & Columnist

Author and columnist Chas Newkey-Burden has written about a range of animal rights issues for The Guardian, Daily Telegraph, Independent, Attitude and International Business Times. His articles include exposes of dairy and egg farming, campaigning articles about fur and horse racing, and columns about trophy hunting and slaughterhouses. He has also written lifestyle pieces about life as a vegan. Chas writes about football, running and celebrity for dozens of outlets. He is launching a vegan podcast in 2018. His latest book published by Bloomsbury, is called Running: Cheaper Than Therapy. He ran the Windsor Half Marathon to raise funds for the Retreat Animal Sanctuary in Ashford, Kent.

You can follow Chas on Twitter: @AllThatChas

Saturday

Veganism in the media - an enduring trend or a passing fad?

‘Veganism is becoming a bigger and bigger deal for the mainstream media but will this interest continue, or will the media move on to a different story? Two vegan journalists – Chas Newkey-Burden of The Guardian and Maria Chiorando of Plant Based News – explore this question and discuss how the vegan movement can get the most out of this media interest.’

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