Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Martin Luther King Jr. was born on 15 January 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia, was an American clergyman, activist and leader in the African-American civil rights movement. Throughout his years, he was influential in organising marches, sit-ins and political rallies for civil rights. During a march in 1963, for Jobs and Freedom, he made his famous…

Rosa Parks Day

Rosa Parks. You may know her as the woman who stood up for civil rights by remaining sat in her seat. But there’s a lot more to her story than you may think Rosa Parks was an activist in the Civil Rights Movement, and was known as “the first lady of civil rights” and “the…

World Vegan Month

This month is all about Vegans! November is known as World Vegan Month, and 1st November is known as World Vegan Day. World Vegan Month is around to celebrate the formation of The Vegan Society. Did you know that World Vegan Day first took place on 1st November 1994 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of…