Podcasts

John Robbins and Earthsave Canada's Taste of Health

John Robbins and Earthsave Canada's Taste of Health

We speak with Tereza Tomek about this weekend's annual Taste of Health vegetarian food festival in Vancouver, as well as the Earthsave Canada Gala, featuring keynote speaker John Robbins. Plus, a feature interview with John Robbins himself, best-selling author and founder of EarthSave.

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Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals & Ali Hafiz, I Quit Eating Meat

Jonathan Safran Foer, Eating Animals & Ali Hafiz, I Quit Eating Meat

Jonathan Safran Foer, author of Eating Animals The award winning author Jonathan Safran Foer will be joining us this Friday to talk about his best selling non-fiction book, Eating Animals.  An acclaimed fiction writer, Safran Foer decided to venture into the world of non-fiction writing shortly after his son was born.  The birth of his…

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The Thanksgiving episode!

The Thanksgiving episode!

Carissa talks about the City of Richmond's new resolution to ban the sale of dogs at all pet stores in the city. Then we present Celebrating a Compassionate Thanksgiving, and a feature interview with Tricia Barry of Farm Sanctuary on the lives of Thanksgiving turkeys, and their Adopt-a-Turkey Project.

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Gene Blalock, Editor of Skin Trade the movie

Gene Blalock, Editor of Skin Trade the movie

On this week's show, Carissa is going to present some tips on bear safety. Joanne will be interviewing Gene Blalock, Editor of Skin Trade, just ahead of the Vancouver premiere. The Vancouver free screening of Skin Trade and the Witness is on Saturday Oct 2, 2pm at the Vancouver Public Library (Central Branch).

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Gene Baur, Farm Sanctuary, plus Travel Tips & Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Los Angeles

Gene Baur, Farm Sanctuary, plus Travel Tips & Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Los Angeles

We interview Gene Baur, co-founder of Farm Sanctuary (and a chance to win a copy of his book!), plus Travel Tips & Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Los Angeles.

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Matt Ellerbeck, piranha conservationist & Mariann Sullivan, AR attorney

Matt Ellerbeck, piranha conservationist & Mariann Sullivan, AR attorney

Matt Ellerbeck, piranha conservationist Matt Ellerbeck is an Ontario based conservationist, animal advocate, and amateur ichthyologist who focuses his efforts on piranhas. Listen to this intriguing interview and find out about piranhas and their shy nature. While Hollywood would like you to think that piranhas are vicious man eaters, Matt paints a very different picture…

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Jack Norris, Vegan Dietitian & Shelagh Begg, Hug a Bull

Jack Norris, Vegan Dietitian & Shelagh Begg, Hug a Bull

In this episode, Carissa discusses the dangers and illegality of driving with dogs in the back of your pick up truck. Jack Norris on Vegan Nutrition Joanne Interviews Jack Norris, RD about living healthfully a vegan diet.  Jack Norris is one of the co-founders of Vegan Outreach is also one of the most knowledgeable vegan…

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21-Day Vegan Kickstart Program, and Travel Tips & Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Portland

21-Day Vegan Kickstart Program, and Travel Tips & Recommendations for Compassionate Eating: Portland

We interview Dr. Donald Forrester of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine about the health benefits of a vegan diet and their 21-Day Vegan Kickstart Program; plus Travel Tips and Recommendations for Compassionate Eating - Part 3: Portland; plus a segment on the upcoming Walk for Farm Animals.

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JB Mulcahy, Chimp Sanctuary NW & Rita Mashinsky, Stop UBC Animal Research

JB Mulcahy, Chimp Sanctuary NW & Rita Mashinsky, Stop UBC Animal Research

In this episode Alison will review local restaurant the Wallflower. We will be interviewing Rita Mashinsky from Stop UBC Animal Research campaign. Our feature interview is with JB Mulcahy of Chimp Sanctuary Northwest.

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Ric O'Barry of "The Cove" and Save Japan Dolphins

Ric O'Barry of "The Cove" and Save Japan Dolphins

A feature interview with Ric O'Barry of the film "The Cove", Earth Island Institute and the Save Japan Dolphins coalition. Plus, an interview with Rae Vasedevan of Skinned! about her anti-fur campaign, and a discussion about the social issues of veganism.

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