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Jon & Tracey Stewart to start animal sanctuary with Farm Sanctuary!

After signing off as host of “The Daily Show,” comedian Jon Stewart has revealed a new vocation — starting a sanctuary for abused farm animals. “I’m a little uncomfortable. I’ve spent the last 20 years immersed in the world of Washington politics and the media landscape, so I don’t know how to deal necessarily with […]

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Your Heart on Plants

Your Heart on Plants Robert Ostfeld, MD, MSc, Director, Cardiac Wellness Programs, Montefiore Medical Center

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Plants, Punk & PMA

Plants, Punk & PMA John Joseph, Cro-Mags Lead Singer, Book Author

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Hypocrite No More: Bridging the Gap for Animals

Hypocrite No More: Bridging the Gap for Animals Simone Reyes, Reality Star, Activist and Right Hand Woman to Russell Simmons

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Winning Compassion for Farmed Animals

Winning Compassion for Farmed Animals Jenny Brown, Co-Founder & Director, Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary

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Moringa Oleifera: Super-food from Africa

Moringa Oleifera: Super-food from Africa Heinrich Heinrichs, Plant Physiologist and educational Expert Ali Shakur, Plant-Based Marketing Expert

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Fit, Fast, and Happy: Dramatic Change Through tiny Steps (and Crazy Goals)

Fit, Fast, and Happy: Dramatic Change Through tiny Steps (and Crazy Goals) Matt Frazier, Book Author, No Meat Athlete

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Food is Medicine: Whole Heart Solution

Food is Medicine: Whole Heart Solution Jowl K. Kahn, M.D.: Interpreventional Cardiologist

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Food as Fuel: Plant-Based Food for Endurance Athlete

Food as Fuel: Plant-Based Food for Endurance Athlete Scott Jurek: Ultra-Runner, Book Author

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Challenges of Starting A Vegan Business

Challenges of Starting A Vegan Business Fernanda Capobianco, Owner of Vegan Divas

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PlantBuilt Team: Vegan Body Building

PlantBuilt Team: Vegan Body Building Tiffany Burich, Chad Byers, Mindy Collette, Jehina Malik, Giacomo Marchese, Dani Taylor

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When I’m Sixty-Four: Eating to Grow Older Better

When I’m Sixty-Four: Eating to Grow Older Better Victoria Moran: Founder of Main Street Vegan Academy

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The World Peace Diet

The World Peace Diet Dr. Will Tuttle: Author, Educator, and Composer

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The Plant-Based Lifestyle Is the Best Medicine I’ve Ever Prescribed

By Robert Ostfeld, M.D., M.Sc. As a cardiologist, I am delighted to share the many ways Forks Over Knives has been an incredible resource for my patients, my students, and for me. I recommend the movie multiple times each day when explaining to patients how they can dramatically improve their health by embracing a whole-foods, plant-based diet. Outside […]

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Beat the Holiday Bulge

Guest Post By: Carolyn Scott-Hamilton Ah, it’s the most wonderful time of the year! Filled with sugar, overindulgence and calories along with stress, marathon shopping and travel.  So how to you stay fit, beat the battle of the bulge, keep your sanity and try to stave of illness? Try some of the following healthy holiday […]

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Holidaze and Veganism, Our Hen House

Thoughts, Ideas, and Survival Techniques for a Festive, Fun, and Animal-Friendly December by Jasmin Singer and Mariann Sullivan, of Our Hen House Now that it’s December, we’re finally wrapping our heads around the undeniable fact that the holidays are back in town. Dreidels are at the ready, poised to spin, and “We Wish You a […]

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Adopt a Turkey this Thanksgiving

Farm Sanctuary’s annual Adopt-A-Turkey Project is underway! Since 1986, this program has encouraged people to save a turkey at Thanksgiving through sponsorships that help rescue animals and provide them with care, as well as educate and advocate for turkeys everywhere. For the lineup of this year’s adoptable turkeys, click on the photo below. Want another […]

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3 Fantastic Plant-Based Thanksgiving Recipes

AWESOME RECIPE #1: Cider-Marinated Tofu Turkeys Created by: Hannah Kaminsky Featured In: Bittersweet Looking for a cruelty-free Thanksgiving dish that will blow the holiday crowd’s socks off? Try Tofu turkey. No, not a Tofurkey, but a modest homemade substitution invented by vegan superstar chef, Hannah Kaminsky. Get the complete recipe by clicking on the (decadent) […]

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The Seed: In The News — MFA’s INSPIRED Event with Russell Simmons

The Seed was a proud sponsor of Mercy For Animals’s INSPIRED event, honoring music and business mogul Russell Simmons for his extraordinary animal advocacy efforts in New York City on Saturday, November 3rd. Read more on MFA’s blog here: http://www.mfablog.org/2012/11/photos-mfas-inspired-event-in-new-york-city-honors-russell-simmons.html The event was also featured in the Wall St Journal: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203846804578099201882974988.html In VegNews magazine: http://vegnews.com/articles/page.do?pageId=5131&catId=5 And on Russell’s website Global […]

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Meatless Marathon Mastery

“But how do you get enough protein?” This was asked of me as I tackled the 15th mile of the Chicago Marathon. Seriously. Gene, a 45-year-old recreational runner from Wichita, had become my best friend about nine miles ago. Ordinarily, I run solo and wouldn’t dream of engaging in small talk during such a challenging […]

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