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Why I Don’t Eat Meat

I didn't stop eating animals because I loved them or because I lost the taste for meat. This is why I stopped.

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Know thy message!

Put your values to work for the animals.

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My Client is Innocent: The History and Significance of Prote

My Client is Innocent: The History and Significance of Protecting Animals Under the Law

MY CLIENT IS INNOCENT! Listen to the NEW Food for Thought episode about the history and significance of legal protection for animals.

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Fat Shaming and Fat Vegans

You being who YOU are is the best representation of veganism. You being YOU — not a perfect, skinny person — is the best ambassador for the 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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