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184: San Diego Vegan Democrats

184: San Diego Vegan Democrats

 

Chyann Cox is the President of San Diego Vegan Democrats and Delegate of the California Democratic Party. In this episode, Chyann discusses some of the ways people can get legally involved with San Diego's vegan community to help combat animal cruelty on a judicial level.
*Disclosure*: Although this podcast discusses political parties, I do not wish to discuss personal association (or lack of association) with political parties. This episode is about two people discussing similar views on broad vegan topics.</>

Chyann:
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chyanncox
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/chyannmarie.cox.5

SD Vegan Democrats:
Instagram: sandiegovegandemocrats
FaceBook: SanDiegoVeganDems
Website: https://www.sdvegandems.com/

The 39th Annual Roosevelt Dinner: https://sdcdp.ngpvanhost.com/form/4867829346745712640

1st Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm @ Gourmet Island Bistro
Volunteer days at https://www.sahh4life.org/

183: Sale Ranch Sanctuary

183: Sale Ranch Sanctuary

 

Jen Sale fell in love with horses as a young girl, and her animal-loving journey began with her first horse, Patches. In 2011, with the intention of solely running a horse rescue, Jen and her husband moved to Temecula. Little did they know, they'd switch to a plant-based diet and start rescuing all animals; especially those in dire need of medical care and emotional connection.

Website: https://www.saleranchsanctuary.org
To Donate: https://donorbox.org/srs-monthly-sponsorship
2019 GraceGiving : https://www.saleranchsanctuary.org/gracegiving-event-2019
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/saleranchsanctuary/
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/SaleRanchSanctuary/

182: Horseracing Wrongs

182: Horseracing Wrongs

Patrick Battuello is the Founder, Director and President of Horseracing Wrongs -- a 501(c)(3) committed to eradicating horseracing in the United States. In this episode, Patrick discloses the horrific details behind horseracing that is covered up by the "glitz and glamour" of this multi-billion dollar industry.

** This episode contains graphic detail about horse slaughter at about twenty-five minutes into the episode. Listener discretion is advised.

Website: https://horseracingwrongs.org
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/HorseracingWrongs
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/horseracingwrongs/
Current (2019) Stats on Killed Racehorses: https://horseracingwrongs.org/killed-2019/
Protests and Events: https://horseracingwrongs.org/protests-and-events/
To Donate: https://donorbox.org/give-2-1

181: The Greenbaum Foundation

181: The Greenbaum Foundation

 

Jim Greenbaum has been interested in resolving injustices that exist in our society since he was a child in Louisiana. When he was a young adult, he had the idea of combating some of these issues legally, by attending law school. At the last minute, Jim decided to switch to a business major, with the idea that he could make a larger impact that way.

Thankfully, Jim was far from wrong. After a few "practice" attempts at business, Jim was able to reach a goal to help support organizations dealing with human rights, and later added a focus on animal rights.

Today, Jim has successfully supported numerous organizations, including Animal Equality, Earthling Ed, The Humane League, The Physician's Committee for Responsible Medicine, as well as documentaries such as Game Changers, What the Health and Cowspiracy (to name a few)!

For more information about Jim or the organizations he supports, please visit http://www.greenbaumfoundation.org
For documentaries mentioned in this podcast, visit: https://www.vegandanielle.com/learnmore
For tickets to The Game Changers screening: https://gamechangersmovie.com/

* Correction: At around 33:10 I mentioned that 80% of Americans are obese or overweight. According to healthdata.org, it's 75% of men and 60% of women that are classified as either overweight or obese.

180: Non-Violent Communication

180: Non-Violent Communication

 

Marina Yanay-Triner started Soul in the Raw in 2013 as a way to share her vegan journey with the world and inspire other women to make healthier choices. She's been vegan for over 7 years now, and shares not only some food-related tips, but some of her non-violent methods of communication when speaking to others about veganism!

To sign up for Soul in the Raw coaching or courses, visit: http://www.SoulInTheRaw.com
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/soulintheraw/
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/MarinaatSoulintheRaw/

179: The Land of Ahimsa

179: The Land of Ahimsa

 

Dolly Vyas-Ahuja is an Ahimsa animal activist and a voice for the voiceless. Her mission is to spread awareness and education about the cruelty of the Dairy Industry. She comes from a Gandhian family and is the granddaughter of a Freedom Fighter for social justice in India. One of her main objectives is to have Indian temples pledge to be cruelty-free and ban the use of dairy products.

In this episode, Dolly tells her personal story as well as her great efforts to educate India, and the rest of the world on the idea that dairy is not Ahimsa (an act of non-violence).

For Dolly's Film, "The Land of Ahimsa":
Website: https://www.thelandofahimsa.com
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/thelandofahimsa/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thelandofahimsa/

To donate to the film:
https://www.gofundme.com/f/tek5gs-the-land-of-ahimsa

176: America’s Algae Gal

176: America's Algae Gal

 

Attention all Science Nerds and Gym Rats: This episode is PACKED with mind-blowing stats and information!

Catharine Arnston is the founder and CEO of Energy Bits; the raw, vegan, gluten-free, nutrient-dense, alkalizing algae tabs. Algae is the single-handed most documented food in the world with the highest health and beauty benefits. It also contains the highest concentration of vitamins and minerals and is considered the most sustainable crop in the world. If that's not enough, Energy Bits algae also contains 3x the amount of Protein of steak, 48x the Iron of spinach and even contains the Fatty Acids, Omega-3, DHA and GLA.

Catharine shares her discovery of alkaline foods after searching for answers for her sister who was diagnosed with cancer. Through her research, she stumbled upon algae and eventually created the brand, Energy Bits. Today, Energy Bits are used by top professional athletes, practitioners and families.

As a gift to you for listening to this podcast, Catharine is offering a 20% discount on all products, using the code, "VeganDanielle" at checkout.
Website: https://www.energybits.com
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/energybits/
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/ENERGYbits/

175: Organic for Health

175: Organic for Health

 

Deborah Nash has been vegetarian for life, and later discovered plant-based nutrition and the idea of "Food as Medicine" after experiencing some childhood health issues and surgeries. Today, she is a referral-based celebrity holistic chef for clients such as Simon Cowell, Jennifer Lopez, Derek Jeter, Stevan Seagal, Alex Rodriguez and many more, and she's come on to talk about not only the importance of putting organic foods into our bodies, but also the importance of putting organic products on our bodies.

Deborah's organic vegan skin and oral care, "Deborah Organics":
Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/DeborahOrganics
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/crazywisdomformulas/
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/DeborahOrganics

Deborah Nash: http://www.instagram.com/chefd.daily

174: Horses are not Machines!

174: Horses are not Machines!

With Del Mar Racing Season in full swing, Ellen Ericksen is back to talk about the horses! According to www.HorseRacingWrongs.com, as of July 2019, the beginning of the season for California, 63 horses have already been reported as dead as a result of this cruel industry, people call a "sport". Unfortunately, the reported deaths are often modest compared to the actual deaths due to under-reporting and other deceitful conduct, in order to keep numbers low, and ticket sales high.

Current stats (CA only), as of 7/24/2019:
Del Mar: 2 dead
Golden Gate Fields: 13 dead
Los Alamitos Race Course: 10 dead
Santa Anita Park: 35 dead
Alameda County Fair, Pleasanton: 3 dead

Protests every Saturday at 11:30am at Del Mar until September 3rd, 2019
For protest updates and more about Ellen,
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ellen.ericksen
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/passionatevegan

References and statistics by Horse Racing Wrongs:
Website (updated frequently): https://horseracingwrongs.org/
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/HorseracingWrongs/
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/horseracingwrongs

173: Sweet Ritual & Cool School

173: Sweet Ritual & Cool School

 

Amelia Raley grew up in Northwest Arkansas, the capital of Tyson Foods, where it was a regular occurrence to see chickens on the side of the road, who had fallen from transport trucks. She was also nearby the University of Arkansas' animal experimental farms, where she witnessed cattle testing techniques and had first-had exposure to the animal agriculture industry.

After a period of time, Amelia was exposed to veganism by accident, while attending the University of Oregon, and today runs one of Austin's coolest shops, Sweet Ritual. She is also the founder of an all vegan ice cream school, Cool School, which is a 5-day course about commercial ice cream production and has hosted a total of over 50 alumni so far!

Cool School:
Website: http://www.sweetritual.com/cool-school
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/veganicecreamschool/

Sweet Ritual:
Website: http://www.sweetritual.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/sweetritual
FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/SweetRitual/
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sweetritual/

Austin Vegan Ice Cream Tour: http://www.atxvegans.org/ice-cream-tour.html

 


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