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BEST OF: Ethicist, activist, and author, Peter Singer!

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Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Originally aired 3/17/10: Citizen Radio interviews Peter Singer, the world-renowned ethicist, philosopher, activist, and author! Peter is author of the new book, The Life You Can Save in which he argues that individuals making modest donations to charity can help reduce extreme poverty. It [...]

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The Simpsons co-creator on veganism, comedy, and of course, The Simpsons

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Allison and Jamie discuss President Obama’s recent immigration order, Jan Brewer reacts to said order, and Sam Simon joins the show to discuss veganism, comedy, and co-creating the most beloved animation of all time. Special announcement: Check out Thrive Food Direct, and use the code “CitizenRadio” [...]

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Separating church and state: employers and birth control; Rick Perry can’t pray the baddies away

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. President Obama gives a speech focusing on the deficit over mass unemployment, London burns, defining the term “looting,” dismantling the “real men eat meat” myth, religious employers might soon be able to determine if they feel like paying for women’s birth [...]

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Vegan chef Ayinde Howell on food justice. Plus, Murdoch’s phone hacking scandal

Listen to the new episode of Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast! Vegan chef Ayinde Howell (@AYINDE) joins the show to talk about growing up vegan, food justice, and the evolution of veganism. Ayinde was Russell Simmons’ personal chef, and he co-owned the Hillside Quickies Vegan Sandwich Shop in Seattle, which had such notable industry [...]

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The Protein Myth

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Kathy Freston When I tell people that I’m a vegan, the most popular question, by far, inevitably follows: “But, how do you get enough protein?” There it is again, I think, the meat industry’s most potent weapon against vegetarianism — the protein myth. And it is just that — a myth. In fact, humans need [...]

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