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E82: Vegan Activist Alliance with Eloisa Trinidad & Tom Wramage
Sep 11 • 69 min
Are fighting against injustices for humans and animals mutually exclusive? How do these two movements fit together? Tom Wramage and Eloisa Trinidad join Kevin and Ben to discuss the origination of the Vegan Activist Alliance and how fighting against…
E81: Food Deserts with Samantha Salmon
Jul 18 • 80 min
Samantha Salmon is an Integrative Nutrition Coach that specializes in helping women lose weight, balance blood sugar and release stress and anxiety for total optimal health. She is the founder of and the Raw Food Health…
E80: Black Lives Matter w/ Sean Russell
Jun 24 • 83 min
Sean Russell has been called one of the leading voices in the South Florid vegan movement by Miami New Times magazine. He is an accomplished media producer with over 24 years of professional experience. He’s worked with multiple nonprofits, School…
E79: Dr. Michael Greger
Apr 24 • 43 min
Dr. Michael Greger has been referred to as the world’s number 1 expert on diet and nutrition. He is a New York Times Best Selling Author of How Not to Die. He is a physician, author, and internationally recognized speaker on nutrition, food safety, and…
E78: The Coronavirus & Veganism
Mar 24 • 74 min
How is the spread of COVID-19 affecting our world? How is it affecting the Animal Rights movement? Are vegans more or less likely to contract the disease? How can we be better activists amidst this crisis? Should we discuss eating animals as the…
E77: Why Veganism Fails w/ Colleen Patrick-Goudreau
Mar 1 • 79 min
In this episode, Colleen Patrick-Goudreau joins us to discuss why the vast majority of vegans return to eating animal products, and what we can do to turn the tide. A recognized expert and thought leader on the culinary, social, ethical, and practical…
E76: Regenerative Farming w/ Dr. Sailesh Rao
Jan 30 • 83 min
What is regenerative farming and is it really more sustainable than veganism?
E75: Nigel Osborne
Aug 9, 2019 • 85 min
Nigel Osborne is the Executive Director of - an organization dedicated to educating the public about the true nature of egg production from hatchery to plate.
E74: Mark Devries
Jul 2, 2019 • 85 min
Director of Speciesism Mark Devries, filmed his journey in discovering our moral obligations to farm animals.
E73: Toni Okamoto
Jun 18, 2019 • 81 min
Toni Okamoto shows us how to eat healthily on a vegan diet without spending a ton of money!
E72: Jenny Henry
Jun 4, 2019 • 87 min
Jenny Henry is co-founder and visionary behind Nation Rising, an organization dedicated to removing government subsidies from animal agriculture.
E71: Gaia’s Eye
May 21, 2019 • 86 min
Gaia’s eye is a politically motivated musician, artist, and vegan activist
E70: Ren Hurst
May 7, 2019 • 72 min
Is riding a horse a form of exploitation?
E69: Amanda Houdeschell
Apr 24, 2019 • 75 min
Does language matter to the Animal Rights movement?
E68: Dr. Will Tuttle
Apr 9, 2019 • 83 min
Dr. Will Tuttle is author of the The World Peace Diet, which has been called one of the most important books of the 21st century.
E67: Vegan Warrior Princesses Attack!
Mar 26, 2019 • 91 min
Nichole and Callie from Vegan Warrior Princesses Attack join the podcast to discuss how to achieve an oppressive free and vegan world.
E66: Rob Laidlaw
Mar 12, 2019 • 73 min
Rob Laidlaw is the founder and Executive Director of the international wildlife protection charity Zoocheck
E65: Johanna Elizabeth
Mar 5, 2019 • 72 min
Johanna discusses disruptions, denormalizing animal consumption, and reaching a tipping point with 3.5% of the population
E64: Dr. Julie Chan
Feb 19, 2019 • 69 min
Dr. Julie Chan is a vegan Naturopathic doctor, advocating for a whole foods plant based diet.
E63: Fiona Oakes
Feb 12, 2019 • 69 min
Vegan since 6 years old, ultra runner Fiona Oakes is a 4 time World Record holder for running and a dedicated animal rights activist.
E62: Cam F. Awesome
Feb 5, 2019 • 56 min
Cam F Awesome is a vegan champion southpaw boxer and stand up comedian.
E61: Slaughtering Animals Will Be Illegal
Jan 25, 2019 • 30 min
Kevin Lahey’s vision of the future and how the Animal Rights movement will win in this lifetime.
E60: Marla Rose
Jan 15, 2019 • 73 min
Marla Rose is co-founder of Vegan Street and Vegan Street Media
E59: Bruce Friedrich
Jan 8, 2019 • 63 min
Bruce Friedrich is the Executive Director of The Good Food Institute
E58: James Hyams & AJ Garcia
Dec 25, 2018 • 74 min
Ben and I end 2018 with a discussion on dogmeat and aliens.
E57: James Wildman
Dec 19, 2018 • 74 min
James’ full time job is to present an all inclusive, direct, funny, relevant, and engaging vegan message to kids and adults throughout South Florida.
E56: Kathy Guillermo
Dec 11, 2018 • 81 min
Kathy is a 29-year veteran of PETA, and Senior Vice President of the Laboratory Investigations Division.
E55: Alex Kakuyo
Dec 4, 2018 • 69 min
Alex Kakuyo discusses Buddhism, veganism, activism, reincarnation, and karma.
E54: Ray Cruzzola
Nov 27, 2018 • 81 min
Ray Cruzzola, Director of Vegan AF Video productions, shares tips and suggestions on how to produce powerful videos.
E53: Ingrid Newkirk
Nov 13, 2018 • 69 min
Ingrid Newkirk is the founder and Executive Director of PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals)
E52: Kyle Ferguson
Nov 6, 2018 • 73 min
Kyle Ferguson is co founder of The Light Movement, an organization dedicated to spreading vegan awareness through graphic images
E51: Rowdy Girl Sanctuary
Oct 23, 2018 • 55 min
Renee King-Sonnen convinced her cattle rancher husband to become vegan and begin operating a vegan farm sanctuary.
E50: Izzy Jacobus
Oct 16, 2018 • 74 min
Izzy Jacobus is the Founder and Director of Animals First on the Second (AFOTS), where activists fast for a 24 hour period on the 2nd of every month in order to bring awareness to the suffering of animals.
E49: Rochester Veg Fest
Oct 9, 2018 • 53 min
Kevin and Ben speak at the 2018 Rochester, NY Vegfest
E48: Lisa McDonald
Oct 2, 2018 • 78 min
Lisa McDonald & Joe Dinan fund an animal sanctuary by brewing and selling beer
E47: Neta Rosenthal
Sep 25, 2018 • 68 min
Challenge 22 is where you want to send your non vegan, curious friends and family.
E46 Rich Adams
Sep 18, 2018 • 68 min
Rich Adams traveled 633 Kilometers (393 miles) in 14 days on a kick scooter to help animals
E45: Lauren Toyota
Sep 11, 2018 • 62 min
Comfort food vegan chef Lauren Toyota discusses how to be an activist, in the kitchen.
E44: Indian Rock Vegans
Sep 4, 2018 • 60 min
Sheanne Moskaluk saved her husband’s life by convincing him to adopt a Whole Foods Plant Based diet. Dan works for the RCMP and offers suggestions for interacting with police officers.
E43: Pat Thetic from Anti Flag
Aug 27, 2018 • 71 min
Celebrity drummer Pat Thetic from the punk rock band Anti Flag joins us for a discussion on animal rights, changing the world, and Donald Trump.
E42: Earthling Ed
Aug 21, 2018 • 64 min
Earthling Ed gives tips on how to be a more effective activist
E41: Piebird Animal Sanctuary
Aug 14, 2018 • 62 min
Kevin and Ben speak with Yan and Sherry in person at Piebird Farm Sanctuary / Vegan Farmstay, a sanctuary and vegan agri-tourism destination in Nippissing Ontario.
E40: Adam Stirr Returns
Aug 7, 2018 • 64 min
Adam Stirr returns to the Podcast to talk about leading a movement against horse drawn carriages in Ontario, Canada
E39: Ben Le Roi
Aug 1, 2018 • 77 min
An interview with the legionnaire of logic, Ben Le Roi
E38: Emily Wood & Lauren Panoff
Jul 17, 2018 • 71 min
Have you ever wondered about the challenges of raising a child vegan?
E37: James Aspey
Jul 11, 2018 • 82 min
What will James Aspey do once the world goes vegan?
E36: Jordan Reichert
Jul 6, 2018 • 82 min
Jordan Reichert is a vegan activist and a member of Canada’s Animal Protection Party
E35: Marni Ugar
Jul 3, 2018 • 67 min
Marni Ugar is the lead protestor of the Antler protests in Toronto, Ontario
E34: Shaun Monson
Jun 26, 2018 • 82 min
Shaun Monson is the writer, director, and producer of the films Earthlings and Unity.
E33: Kevin Lahey
Jun 12, 2018 • 65 min
Kevin Lahey gets thrown in the guest chair, as Ben Le Roi hosts this episode
E32: Dr. Amie Breeze Harper
Jun 5, 2018 • 73 min
Dr Harper explains systemic oppression, feminism within the Animal Rights community, and her path to veganism
E31: Tayler Zavitz
May 29, 2018 • 88 min
Are you an animal activist? If so, the FBI is watching you.
E30: Erik Marcus
May 22, 2018 • 90 min
Erik Marcus has more than 30 years of experience with vegan activism.
E29: Dr. Roger Yates
May 15, 2018 • 71 min
Dr. Roger Yates has a PhD in Sociology and more than 40 years experience working within the Animal Rights movement.
E28: Dr. Sailesh Rao
May 8, 2018 • 74 min
Climate Change and Veganism with Dr. Sailesh Rao, co-producer of Cowspiracy.
E27: Dr. Casey Taft
May 1, 2018 • 70 min
How does the human mind deal with veganism, animal rights, advocacy work, activism, and non-veganism?
E26: Gary Francione & Anna Charlton
Apr 25, 2018 • 84 min
Gary Francione is an Animal Rights Theory based philosopher known for pioneering the abolitionist rights movement and coining the phrase “moral schizophrenia.”
E25: Angelina for the Animals
Apr 19, 2018 • 66 min
Angelina is a 10-year-old Animal Rights activist who inspires, motivates, and isn’t afraid of being afraid.
E23: Christopher Sebastian
Apr 3, 2018 • 73 min
How should activists react to multiple systems of oppression? Should we fight one oppression at a time? Or all at once? How should we phrase our language when dealing with oppressors? What is the right way? What is the most effective way?
E22: Ronnie Lee
Mar 20, 2018 • 71 min
Co-founder of the Animal Liberation Front (ALF), Ronnie Lee is a strong proponent of vegan education.
E21: Cody Carlson
Mar 13, 2018 • 66 min
Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work undercover at a factory farm? Cody is an ex-investigator and full time animal rights lawyer.
E20: Dominick Thompson
Mar 6, 2018 • 64 min
Dominick Thompson transformed from incarcerated gang member and drug dealer to full time vegan activist
E19: Malcolm Klimowicz
Feb 27, 2018 • 60 min
Listen to this interview with Malcolm Kilmowicz, who goes head to head with the Ontario fur farm industry by breaking provincial law by trespassing onto private property to obtain and releasing shocking footage.
E18: Anita Kranjc
Feb 20, 2018 • 61 min
Interview with the founder of The Save Movement, Anita Kranjc
E17: Jenny McQueen
Feb 13, 2018 • 58 min
Have you ever wanted to confront a stranger about what they were wearing? Jenny McQueen shares her tactics.
E16: Jo-Anne McArthur
Feb 6, 2018 • 53 min
Award winning photographer Jo-Anne McArthur discusses animal rights activism through photojournalism.
E15: Andrea Davis
Jan 30, 2018 • 66 min
Andrea Davis went to school to learn how to make cheese, but eventually gave up dairy farming and turned her farm into a full scale sanctuary.
E13: Pastor Rob
Jan 16, 2018 • 71 min
Christianity is the largest religion on the planet. In order for veganism to be considered mainstream, people have to see it as compatible with religion. Today’s guest, Pastor Robert Munro, has an answer for the 2.2 billion Christians worldwide.
E12: Edith Barabash
Jan 9, 2018 • 55 min
Listen to the inspiring, transformational story of a third generation cattle farmer who meets vegan activist Edith Barabash - a shining light of compassion - and has a complete change of heart. He turns his business of selling animals to slaughter into a…
E11: Paul Shapiro
Jan 2, 2018 • 53 min
Paul Shapiro’s new book Clean Meat discusses the future of meat production and is available everywhere books are sold.
E10: Captain Paul Watson
Dec 26, 2017 • 50 min
Captain Paul Watson, founder and Executive Director of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, has been a full time animal rights activist for more than 40 years.
E9: Miyoko Schinner
Dec 19, 2017 • 57 min
“We have to be at the head of the parade holding the banner high, marching down there and shouting from every mountaintop. And that’s what we plan to do. We plan to tell the entire world how wonderful it is to be vegan. That is the future of the world.”
E8: Jacy Reese
Dec 12, 2017 • 60 min
Through effective altruism, Jacy Reese explains how we can maximize our effectiveness as animal rights activists.
E7: David Simon
Dec 5, 2017 • 61 min
Dave Simon, author of Meatonomics explains why meat is so subsidized and what we can do about it.
E6: Abby McCuaig
Nov 21, 2017 • 64 min
Abby McCuaig describes her transformation from small town farm girl to the everyday animal rights activist.
E5: Camille Labchuk
Nov 14, 2017 • 53 min
When animal rights activists have legal questions, Camille Labchuk has answers.
E4: Adam Stirr
Nov 8, 2017 • 48 min
Adam Stirr transforms from slaughterhouse worker to vegan activist
E3: AJ Garcia
Oct 24, 2017 • 64 min
We talk to ex undercover investigator and animal rights activist AJ Garcia
E2: Ryan Phillips
Oct 17, 2017 • 62 min
We interview Ryan Phillips, discuss Mcdonald’s new vegan burger, and “humane” meat.