It’s All ABout Food 2019

Lana Dee Povitz, Stirrings, How Activist New Yorkers Ignited a Movement for Food Justice and Bettina Elias Siegel, Kid Food, The Challenge of Feeding Children in a Highly Processed World

Part I: Lana Dee Povitz, Stirrings, How Activist New Yorkers Ignited a Movement for Food Justice In the last three decades of the twentieth century, government cutbacks, stagnating wages, AIDS, and gentrification pushed ever more people into poverty, and hunger reached levels unseen since the Depression. In response, New Yorkers set the stage for a…

Josh Berson, The Meat Question and Abioseh Cole, I Am Not Food

Part I: Josh Berson, The Meat Question Josh Berson is an independent social scientist. He has held research appointments at the Berggruen Institute and the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, among other places. He is the author of Computable Bodies: Instrumented Life and the Human Somatic Niche.   Read REAL co-founder…

Glenn Saks and Liora Raphael, Happy Animals

Glenn Saks and Liora Raphael, Happy Animals     Liora Raphael and Glenn Saks are lawyers and long-time friends. Over lunch at a favorite vegan restaurant, Liora relayed her frustration in finding an age-appropriate book for her daughter to assist in answering the question “Why don’t we eat animals?” and Glenn, never one to turn…

Gary De Mattei, Vegan vs Plant-Based

Responsible Eating And Living co-founder, Gary De Mattei, joins IT’S ALL ABOUT FOOD host, Caryn Hartglass, to talk about the terms “plant-based” and “vegan,” industrial plant-based foods and more.

Joel Fuhrman, MD, Eat to Live Retreat

Joel Fuhrman, M.D. is a board-certified family physician, six-time New York Times best-selling author and internationally recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing, who specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional methods. He is the President of the Nutritional Research Foundation and on the faculty of Northern Arizona University, Health Sciences division. Dr. Fuhrman…

Joyce Friedman and David Karopkin, Voters for Animal Rights

  David Karopkin, Esq., Wildlife Advisor David is a lifelong Brooklynite and a dedicated advocate for animals and co-existence with wildlife. Among other pursuits, David founded GooseWatch NYC in 2011 and during the past 7 years he has been involved with numerous efforts to protect threatened wildlife living in NYC through activism, legislation and policy.…

Annabel Park, Healthy Campaign

    Annabel Park, Healthy Campaign Annabel is a progressive activist, a documentary filmmaker (9500 Liberty, Story of America), and the co-founder of the digital media company, Indigo Light. She is a passionate advocate for immigrant rights, social justice, and democratic reform. She has launched several online communities including the Coffee Party, Bridge the Divide,…

Jonathan Safran Foer, We are the Weather

Jonathan Safran Foer, We are the Weather Jonathan Safran Foer is the author of novels Everything Is Illuminated, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close and Here I Am, and of the nonfiction book Eating Animals. His work has received numerous awards and has been translated into thirty-six languages. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Caryn Hartglass, reporting from Costa Rica

Caryn Hartglass, reporting from Costa Rica Caryn brings the It’s All About Food show to Costa Rica today. Tune in to hear about her impressions over the last 15 years of visiting this rugged, rainforested Central American country.    

Evan Allen, MD, Oversaturated and Jay Kuo, Social Edge

Part I: Evan Allen, MD, Oversaturated Dr. Allen is a board certified family physician and also has board certification in obesity medicine. He runs a practice in Henderson Nevada that focuses on using lifestyle medical techniques combined with modern understanding of biochemistry and physiology to assist patients with reversing metabolic disorders or treating acute and…

Linda Soper-Kolton, Compassionate Cuisine

Linda Soper-Kolton, Compassionate Cuisine Linda Soper-Kolton came to Catskill Animal Sanctuary in 2012 as a guest chef, intending to teach Compassionate Cuisine cooking classes for a season before returning to her vegetarian and vegan café in Fairfield, Connecticut. Lured by the magic of the sanctuary and the urgency of the mission, Linda stayed to lead…

Amy Jean Davis, The Save Movement & Laura Reese, Vegan Justice League

Part I: Amy Jean Davis, LA Animal Save Amy Jean Davis is an animal rights advocate, Spokesperson for the Save Movement, and the Founder of LA Animal Save, the Los Angeles chapter of the global Save Movement. Davis graduated Purdue University in 2004. After having become vegan in 2002, she started an animal sanctuary in…

Ian Theasby and Henry Firth, BISH BASH BOSH!

Ian Theasby and Henry Firth, BISH BASH BOSH!   Ian Theasby, Creative Director and Co-Founder Ian is a creative marketeer with a background in fashion whose wordplay and creative concepts create new go-to favorites for BOSH’s thousands of fans. He also desires to bring plant-based food to the world, helping people and planet to thrive.…

Karen Davis, PhD, For The Birds

Karen Davis, PhD, For the Birds: From Exploitation to Liberation KAREN DAVIS, PH.D. is the President and Founder of United Poultry Concerns, a nonprofit organization that promotes the compassionate and respectful treatment of domestic fowl including a sanctuary for chickens in Virginia. Inducted into the National Animal Rights Hall of Fame for Outstanding Contributions to…

Robin Lamont, The Experiment

Robin Lamont, The Experiment Robin Lamont worked as a Broadway actress and singer, playing lead roles in Godspell, Grease, and Working. Her original cast recording of “Day by “Day” and her film version of the song have drawn fans from around the world. Utilizing her acting experience she became an undercover investigator for a PI…

Joanne Lefebvre Connolly, DVM, Animal Teachings

Joanne Lefebvre Connolly, DVM, Animal Teachings Dr. Joanne is a veterinarian promoting intuitive medicine. She guides families in tuning in with their pets, themselves, Nature & the Universe to make better medical decisions. She is vegan and inspires all animals & humans to live in balance, as One, with the web of life. Dr. Joanne…

Encar Garcia Vila, Jaguar Rescue Center

Encar Garcia Vila, Jaguar Rescue Center After obtaining a degree in Biology from the University of Barcelona, Encar spent 15 years working with primates and mammals in various habitats, including 8 years at the renowned Barcelona Zoo, where she cared for many animals including Snowflake, the unique albino gorilla who called the zoo home for…