Episode 85 – Interview: Donny Moss (Their Turn) – NY Blood Center Abandons 66 Chimps!

Episode 85 (Air Date: March 20th, 2016) Ben welcomes Donny Moss back to Big Fat Vegan Radio to discuss the 66 chimps abandoned by the New York Blood Center after using them for experimentation. It’s a heart breaking story, but there is much you can do about it! Please visit out www.TheirTurn.net for up-to-the-minute news and calls-to-action. Twitter: @TheirTurn You can also …

Episode 84 – #TeamBob!!!

Episode 84 (Air Date: March 2nd, 2016) Have we made the official announcement yet??? OUR FRIEND BOB THE DRAG QUEEN IS ON SEASON 8 OF RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE!!! Watch Bob’s “Meet the Queens” video here: http://www.logotv.com/video-clips/9yk7xy/rupauls-drag-race-rupaul-s-drag-race-season-8-meet-the-queens-bob-the-drag-queen Oh and what’s this?  Honey LaBronx has a “Meet the Queens” video, too?  Get out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=um1DksmIrxo Okay but seriously…  we dish a little bit about …

Episode 83 – Interview: Robin Means and the Bay Area Soiree, Prom Done Vegan

Episode 82 (Air Date: February 9th, 2016) Laura sits down with Robin Means, one of the even planners for the upcoming Bay Are Soiree, vegan prom! Check out their website for more info. Buy tickets here. All proceeds benefit The Humane League! Follow Bay Area Soiree on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter And check out Robin on periscope as Vegan Dollhouse for …

Episode 82 – Interview: Bite Size Vegan

Episode 82 (Air Date: February 1st, 2016) Ben welcomes Emily Moran Barwick of Bite Size Vegan to the podcast and later surprises her with a game of “lightning round” questions — which she slays!  (In a compassionate, non-violent way…) Plus we’ve got lots of links here, since Bit Size Vegan has LOTS of content and things you’re gonna wanna reference after …

Episode 81 – The Best of 2015

Episode 81 (Air Date: January 21st, 2016) Happy New Year from Laura & Ben!  Today we look back, as we like to do, on the highlights of the previous year — both in the world of veganism, and in our personal lives. Here are some of the highlights we discuss, and some of the things we don’t have time to discuss …

Episode 80 – Happy Holidays from Laura and Michael

Episode 80 (Air Date: December 22nd, 2015)   With Ben unavailable, Laura invites our friend Michael Harren on the show to discuss all of our favorite holiday goodies Holiday gift and outing ideas OCD Joni Marie Newman’s book “Vegan Food Gifts” Annie and Dan Shannon’s “Mastering the Art of Vegan Cooking“ Cocomels Favorite places to make donations The Gentle Barn Mercy …

Episode 79 – Talking Turkeys

Episode 79 (Air Date: November 24th, 2015) Okay…  We’re hoping this is going to be your favorite episode ever.  It’s certainly going to be one of ours. How better to commemorate Thanksgiving — We invited various guests to share stories with us about some very special turkeys in their lives.  This is an episode you are going to want to share with …

Episode 77 – Interview: Jay Astafa

Episode 77 (Air Date: September 21st, 2015) Today we are joined by Jay Astafa to share about the big things he is up to an how he is transforming the landscape of vegan food as we know it! Jay Astafa discovered veganism as a teen, after seeing a PETA video showing the horrors of factory farming. So Jay began experimenting with food. Working in his …

Episode 75 – Interview: Courtney Pool

Episode 75 (Air Date: August 29th, 2015) Laura sits down with Courtney Pool, a coach in Juice Cleansing/Juice Feasting, plant-based nutrition, holistic health, and healing compulsive eating She has been studying and teaching juicing, nutrition, and holistic health for over ten years, and has juice cleansed for over 212 days, including a consecutive 60 day Juice Feast. For five years, she worked as a supervisor at …