Here are some links that we at WoahVeg have found useful in understanding the benefits of a plant based diet and keeping up with Vegan and Vegetarian news.
Vegan101 - VegWeb.com has a great Vegan 101 page.
Top 50 Vegan Blogs - This site contains links to and short descriptions of the top 50 Vegan Blogs - a tremendous resouce for everyone!
Veg News - A terrific and affordable magazine with news, recipes and product reviews and advocacy articles.
New York Times - The venerable New York times has a topic page devoted to vegetarianism with articles from around the world as well as recipes and restaurant reviews.
Vegan Meetup Groups - Find fellow Vegans near you almost anywhere in the world.
Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine - PCRM promotes preventive medicine through innovative programs in nutrition and research. Great info on the health benefits of a vegan diet.
Guide to Vegan Supplementing - Blog post on managing supplements to maximize health while following a vegan lifestyle.
North American Vegetarian Society (NAVS) - Founded in 1974, NAVS is a non profit dedicated to supporting vegetarians and educating the public about the benefits of a plant based diet. Originator of World Vegetarian Day in 1977.
The Vegetarian Society - Established in 1847, the Vegetarin Society is the oldest vegetarian organization in the world. While primarily active in the UK, their website is a great source of information on issues, advocacy, recipes and product information
Shimmy Shack - The 1st ever all-American burger joint that’s all veggie all the time! We roll as Michigan’s first and only 100% vegan and gluten free food truck (but you’d never know it from how tasty and sexy our food is!). They also have the annual calendar of Michigan's Sexiest Vegans and 3 types of cookies.