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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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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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Otep Shamaya on vegetarianism and Obama, BP’s one year disaster anniversary, Jan Brewer interview

Listen to the new Citizen Radio and subscribe to the free podcast. Singer-songwriter and lead vocalist of Otep, Otep Shamaya, visits Citizen Radio to talk about vegetarianism, coming up in the metal scene, recording an album in post-Katrina New Orleans, her disappointment with President Obama, and how much she loves laughing at crazy Republicans. Check [...]

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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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