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Mass Exodus at VegNews Magazine

Like so many of these things, news that something was up at VegNews magazine first broke on Twitter via the account of senior editor Jennifer Chen. Among those catching the June 10 tweet was a blogger who goes by the byline of Insufferable Vegan.

Late Tuesday night, he-she reported on LA-NYC website SuperVegan that it’s not just Chen who has decided to bail from the embattled San Francisco publication. According to the author’s sources, two other top masthead people have also quit:

The magazine’s website, which has yet to be updated, but hey, it’s not like they have the word “news” in their oh wait — still lists [Elizabeth] Castoria as its managing editor, Chen as senior editor and [Anna] Peraino as online editor. I guess it’s hard to update your masthead online when your online editor has quit.

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Write for Vegans at VegNews

VegNews“Think, eat, thrive” is the tagline of this veg-friendly book, which means the mag goes beyond recipes. Though it started out as a freebie newspaper at local health food shops, as vegan culture went more mainstream, so did the pub. And you can land a byline by catering your story to anyone who is interested in cutting back on carnivore habits.

“I would say there have been a few studies recently that have come out that say a lot of people are reducing their meat consumption and trying out things like meatless Mondays,” said editorial director Elizabeth Castoria. “Definitely in terms of who our audience is, there is an ever growing awareness of the potential to eat in a healthy and compassionate way that wasn’t there five or 10 years ago.”

For more information on what to pitch, read How To Pitch: VegNews. [subscription required]

Write for Vegans at VegNews

VegNews“Think, eat, thrive” is the tagline of this veg-friendly book, which means the mag goes beyond recipes. Though it started out as a freebie newspaper at local health food shops, as vegan culture went more mainstream, so did the pub. And you can land a byline by catering your story to anyone who is interested in cutting back on carnivore habits.

“I would say there have been a few studies recently that have come out that say a lot of people are reducing their meat consumption and trying out things like meatless Mondays,” said editorial director Elizabeth Castoria. “Definitely in terms of who our audience is, there is an ever growing awareness of the potential to eat in a healthy and compassionate way that wasn’t there five or 10 years ago.”

For more information on what to pitch, read How To Pitch: VegNews. [subscription required]