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NEW VEGAN TRIP ANNOUNCED: Vietnam!

Traveling vegan is not just possible, it's incredible. Join me for a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Vietnam

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Criticizing Animal Rescue During Harvey

If you're doing NOTHING while others are doing SOMETHING, commend them, then put down your phone.

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Drawing Listeners Like Flies (Hopefully): Words from our Win

Drawing Listeners Like Flies (Hopefully): Words from our Winged Insects

Ready to learn that 16 familiar words have animals in their origins — flies and other winged insects, in particular?

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Can You Be 100% Vegan? (SPOILER: Yes)

Some people say it’s impossible to be “100% vegan” or a “true vegan” because it’s too difficult to avoid causing suffering to animals. ..

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My name is Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, bestselling author, podcaster, international speaker, and passionista for compassion. I guess that makes me a compassionista.

My mission is simple: to empower people to reflect their deepest values in their everyday choices. I believe people want to make a change but they struggle with how to do it. Emphasizing the fact that being vegan is a means to an end rather than an end in itself, I address all aspects of living healthfully and compassionately, including food, cooking, nutrition, ethics, animals, family dynamics, food politics, and social psychology. I also draw upon my love of language, etymology, literature, history, film, and culture. Welcome to the journey.

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