Press + Published Articles
Selected Written Commentaries / Published Articles

“Oakland Just Banned Exotic Animals In Entertainment”, Livekindly, March 2020

Is the Omnivore’s Dilemma Actually A Delusion?“, Livekindly, December 2019

What Really Happens When Meat Companies Buy Up Vegan Brands?“, Livekindly, October 2019

“On the Menu: Is It Really O.K. to Eat Meat?”, New York Times, October 2019

The Complicated Reasons People Eat Meat“, Livekindly, September 2019

“Consumers Aren’t Stupid”, The Economist, January 2018

“Is Animal Research Ever Ethical?”, New York Times, September 2016

“Close the Zoos”, East Bay Times, August 2016

“Livestock industry hinders California’s water conservation”, East Bay Times, July 2016

“For the Horses”, New York Times Letter, May 2016

“Italy’s Frutta Heaven”, The Christian Science Monitor, June 2011

Selected Radio Commentaries
Failed Foster,” KQED Radio, August 2021
Of Meat and Men,” KQED Radio, June 2021
Her Mother’s Voice,” KQED Radio, May 2020

Endangered Species Under Attack,” KQED Radio, May 2019 

Animal Talk,” KQED Radio, May 2019 

“I’m an Animal Advocate and I have Hope”, KQED Radio, September 2018

“From Consumer to Owner: A Zero-Waste Mindset”, KQED Radio, July 2018

“Animals are Residents, Not Intruders”, KQED Radio, November 2017

“Animals in our Bones”, KQED Radio, April 2017

“Being Bullied Informs my Animal Advocacy”, KQED Radio, March 2017

“The Faith of a Tragic Figure”, KQED Radio, February 2017

“An Inauguration for the Birds”,  KQED Radio, January 2017

“Of Cats and Dogs”, KQED Radio, December 2016

“One Good Knife”, KQED Radio, September 2016

“The Lives of Others”, KQED Radio, August 2016

“Compassion on a Plate”, KQED Radio, June 2016

“Love Food”, KQED Radio, February 2016

“You Animal”, KQED Radio, March 2016

“Eat Your Vegetables”, KQED Radio, January 2016

“Compassion”, KQED Radio, December 2015

“Facing Forward”, KQED Radio, September 2015

“Animal Abuse, Then and Now”, KQED Radio, July 2015

“The Problem with Mom isn’t Mom”, KQED Radio, May 2015 

“Hearts vs. Taste Buds”, KQED Radio, April 2015

“Slaughterhouse”, KQED Radio, April 2015

“Tour de California”, KQED Radio

“Thanksgiving Without the Turkey”, KQED Radio

“A Turkey’s Dream Thanksgiving”, KQED Radio, November 2014

“Meat, Milk and Butter for Vegans”, KQED Radio, July 2014

“Coming Home”, KQED Radio

“Urban Livestock”, KQED Radio, July 2011

“Food Rainbow”, KQED Radio, September 2010

Selected Radio and Podcast Interviews and TV Appearances
Why Changing Our Relationship with Animals and the Planet Is Key to a Healthy, Sustainable Future,” Thrive Global, June 2021
The Solo-preneur: How Colleen Patrick-Goudreau Paved Her Own Way to Help Animals,” Business for Good Podcast, August 2020
Compassion and Unlearning,” Fresh Cafe, KAFM Radio, July 2020
Being a Joyful Vegan Amidst Time of Crisis“,
JaneUnChained LIVETALK,
March 2020
Becoming a Joyful Vegan with Colleen Patrick-Goudreau“,
Plant Yourself Podcast,
February 2020
Colleen Patrick-Goudreau on Being a Joyful Vegan“,
Our Hen House Podcast,
February 2020
No Meat Athlete,
December 2019
Main Street Vegan,
December 2019
Plant Based News,
November 2019
The Chickpeeps,
November 2019
Animal Voices Radio, November 2019
The Plantiful,
November 2019
It’s All ABout Food, November 2019
“The Meat Matrix”, Outside/In Podcast, November 2018

Joyful Vegan, Vegan Danielle Podcast, June 2019

Zero-Waste and Plant-Based, The Plant-Powered People Podcast, December 2018

“Vegan Vernacular”, Earth to Us Podcast, March 2018

“Animalogy with Colleen Patrick-Goudreau”, That Vegan Couple Podcast

“Turkeys Off the Menu”, Huffington Post

“Food for Thought and Animalogy: Vegan Compassion in Action”, Pawprint Podcast, May 2017

“Colleen Patrick-Goudreau & JL Fields”, Main Street Vegan Podcast, May 2017

“Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, author-podcaster-speaker”, Talking Animals Radio with Duncan Strauss, April 2017

“Colleen Patrick-Goudreau”, KQED Radio’s Forum with Michael Krasny

“The Sexy Vegan Interviews Colleen”, The Sexy Vegan Radio with Brian Patton

 “Backyard Slaughter”, CBS News

“Reading Labels”, CBS Good Day Sacramento

“Eating Affordably”, CBS Good Day Sacramento

“Good Day Sacramento Takes on the Vegan Challenge”, CBS Good Day Sacramento

“Cooking: Summer Vegan Grilling”, FOX TV, August 2016

“Vegan Cooking for Mother’s Day”, FOX TV, May 2016

“Vegan Eggs”, FOX TV, May 2016

“Better Than Tuna Salad”, FOX TV, January 2016

“Massaged Kale Salad with Goddess Dressing”, FOX TV, April 2015

“Grandma’s Cookie Swap”, FOX TV

“Vegan Aphrodisiacs”, FOX TV, February 2015

“Coconut Bacon + Apple Breakfast Cake”, FOX TV, January 2015

“Vegan BBQ with Bobby Flay”, Food Network


Selected Articles / Interviews Featuring Colleen

“Our 20 Favorite Eco-Friendly Influencers You Need To Know About”, Skinny Fit, April 2018

10 Best Podcasts about Language,”, March 2018

How The Travel Industry Is Responding To The Rising Demand For Vegan Vacations,” Forbes, February 2018

“The 30-Day Vegan Challenge Book Review”, Publisher’s Weekly, March 2015

“How to Serve Aphrodisiac Foods”, US News, February 2013

“7 Vegan Aphrodisiacs”, Rodale’s Organic Life, February 2013.

“An edible rainbow”, Chicago Tribune, October 2012

Selected Speeches

“Vegan Myths, Nutrients, & Giving up Cheese”, Chicago Vegan Mania, October 2015

“From Excuse-itarian to Vegan”, Conscious Eating Conference, June 2014

“Vegan Excuses and Myths”, SF Vegfest, March 2014

“From Excuse-itarian to Vegan”, World Vegetarian Festival, October 2011

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