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To open this show, we welcome in studio guests Alexandria Beck of U N I V E R S E O F Á L I and her mom Suzi Beck.
Alexandria is a musical and cosplay artist who integrates her work with a variety of animal rights issues close to her heart. This daughter-mother vegan duo shares their vegan journey stories with us, and the most pressing animal advocacy issues that they see in today’s world.
Alexandria tells us about finding our niche in art as a vehicle for being a voice for the animals.
Stay tuned until the end of the show as we feature a song of U N I V E R S E O F Á L I called “All of You”.
Holiday Donation Gift Giving Recommendations for 2017
We, at Animal Voices Vancouver (along with guest co-host Alexandria Beck), have some holiday donation gift giving recommendations for you for some of our favourite charities and non-profit organizations who are doing great work for the animals. There are so many dedicated organizations to choose from, and for this year, here are the ones we would like to present:
- Animal Justice
- Hearts on Noses Sanctuary
- Story Book Farm Primate Sanctuary
- Ric O’Barry’s Dolphin Project
- Animal Voices Vancouver
Brian Patton, The Sexy Vegan, on Compassionate Cooking for the Holidays!
Our feature interview is with Brian L. Patton, also known as his alter ego “The Sexy Vegan“.
Brian came to internet semi-fame in the early days of YouTube with his funny, irreverent, off-beat vegan cooking videos. He has since penned cookbooks, contributed to and been featured on television and major media outlets such as The New York Times and The Huffington Post, and is a regular recipe columnist for VegNews Magazine.
Brian is also an executive chef, popular social media personality, and founder of 99 Publishing, makers of expertly crafted, single-recipe cookbooks.
In this interview, Brian tells us about the hottest innovations in vegan cooking, gives us tips and advice on how to prepare a stellar and successful holiday vegan dinner, and speaks about creating new traditions around food in which all can be happy and satisfied with delicious and fulfilling vegan food.
Brian also hosts fun and informative Facebook Live cooking shows on Tuesdays at 11amPST, which can be found here.