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The E-Newsletter of Compassion Over Killing September 20, 2012

This Sunday: Join Us at the DC VegFest Celebrity Brunch

After celebrating at the DC VegFest this Saturday, join us – and several DC VegFest speakers – on Sunday for an all-vegan, all-you-can-eat benefit brunch at the Muse, a café located inside the beautiful Corcoran Gallery of Art. Hurry – space is limited and tickets are almost sold out!

Reserve your seat today.

All-Vegetarian Subway Opens in India

Did you know that Subway just rolled out its first all-vegetarian restaurant in India? This may sound surprising, but Subway is no stranger to offering meat-free meals. In fact, the company recently tested – and sold out of – vegan options in select DC-area stores. And with enough consumer feedback, perhaps Subway will roll out vegan subs in stores across the US!

Read more and ask Subway for more veg options! »

Special COK Discount on

Enjoy Groupon but wish they had more vegan deals? Vegan Cuts to the rescue! Launched last year, Vegan Cuts features deep discounts on a range of vegan items from clothing, shoes and accessories to body care products and everyday household items. Receive an additional 15% discount on deals when using "COK" as your coupon code!

View today's deal and use your COK discount! »

Ultra-athlete Rich Roll Talks Vegan Eating on CNN

Vegan ultra-athlete and best-selling author Rich Roll appeared on CNN last week to talk about his athletic success and explain how going vegan changed his life. After eliminating animal products from his diet, Rich lost 50 pounds, became an ultra-athlete and was voted one of the 25 Fittest Guys in the World by Men's Fitness.

Watch the CNN clip with Rich Roll »

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"D.C. VegFest sprouts up in Yards Park on Saturday" Washington Post, Sept. 20, 2012
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"D.C. VegFest welcomes meat eaters, too" Washington Post, Sept. 20, 2012
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"This Saturday: D.C. VegFest (including a CUPCAKE EATING COMPETITION)" Vegansaurus, Sept. 18, 2012
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"The 3-Minute Interview: Rich Roll" Washington Examiner, Sept. 17, 2012
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Sat., Sept 22: DC VegFest at Yards Park in Washington, DC

Sat., Sept 22: Table with COK at the Austin PRIDE Festival in Austin, TX

Sat. Sept 22: S'mores feed-in at the Autumn Lights Festival, Los Angeles

Sun., Sept 23: Celebrity brunch benefit with DC VegFest

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