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Hosted by Robbie Lockie, Plant Based News delivers pioneering vegan news and ethical views weekly.

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Hosted by Robbie Lockie, Plant Based News delivers pioneering vegan news and ethical views weekly.

    Photojournalist, Vegan Advocate & Author of 'We Animals'. Interview w/ Jo-Anne McArthur | Episode 46

    Photojournalist, Vegan Advocate & Author of 'We Animals'. Interview w/ Jo-Anne McArthur | Episode 46

    Award-winning photographer, author, and educator Jo-Anne McArthur is the latest to feature on the Plant Based News Podcast.

    The Canadian based advocate sits down with PBN's co-founder Robbie Lockie to discuss the first moment she picked up a camera, her journey to veganism, and her latest book 'Hidden'.

    This podcast covers topics including:

    3.23: Jo-Anne's vegan story
    7.18: Food culture in Jo-Anne's childhood
    16.50: Becoming a photographer
    20.40: 'Individualizing' animals in photography
    26.27: 'We Animals'
    32.10: Getting into investigative photojournalism
    38.00: Coping with witnessing suffering
    40.34: The Unbound Project
    43.20: Patriarchy and animal advocacy
    47.56: 'Hidden'
    51.55: Jo-Anne's future work
    55.12: Stranded on a desert island

    Pre-order 'Hidden': https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/hidden-animals-in-the-anthropocene-by-we-animals?secret_perk_token=98b5031d#/
    Robbie's comment: https://www.instagram.com/p/CCc6sZNnMvU/
    Buy 'We Animals': https://amzn.to/2C25V4V

    This podcast is sponsored by Species Unite: plnt.news/species-unite

    Presented by Robbie Lockie | Edited by Phil Marriott
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    • 57 min
    Author, Public Speaker & Vegan Fashion Expert. Interview w/ Sascha Camilli | Episode 45

    Author, Public Speaker & Vegan Fashion Expert. Interview w/ Sascha Camilli | Episode 45

    Award-winning author and vegan fashion expert Sascha Camilli is the latest to feature on the Plant Based News Podcast.

    Camilli sits down with PBN's co-founder Robbie Lockie to discuss how she left the fashion industry to get involved with PETA, working during the coronavirus pandemic, and

    This podcast covers subjects including:

    2.08: Camilli's vegan story
    5.17: Camilli's food culture growing up
    9.04: 'What made you different?'
    12.02: Are humans innately compassionate?
    16.16: Working during the COVID-19 pandemic
    22.00: Getting involved with PETA
    25.32: Removing angora from the high-street
    28.24: The leather industry
    30.40: Vegan leather
    33.50: Biomimicry materials
    35.33: The desirability of wearing animal skins
    42.05: 'Vegan Style'
    45.43: Themes of the book
    48.48: Does PETA support cultured meat?
    50.30: Stranded on a desert island

    Camilli's book: https://amzn.to/2VuUglo

    Presented by Robbie Lockie | Edited by Phil Marriott
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    • 52 min
    Writer, Vegan Activist And Founder Of Viva! Interview w/ Juliet Gellatley | Episode 44

    Writer, Vegan Activist And Founder Of Viva! Interview w/ Juliet Gellatley | Episode 44

    Award-winning animal-rights activist and Founder of vegan charity Viva! Juliet Gellatley is the latest to feature on Plant Based News Podcast.

    Gellatley, who is the former Director of the Vegetarian Society, sits down with PBN's Co-Founder Robbie Lockie to discuss how she started Viva!, her journey into activism, and the tensions between vegetarians and vegans.

    This podcast covers subjects including:

    3.20: Juliet's vegan story
    7.35: Zoology
    9.50: Getting involved with activism
    17.40: The Vegetarian Society
    21.10: The tensions between vegetarians and vegans
    35.00: How Viva! began
    38.23: Viva!'s first-ever campaign
    42.55: Receiving backlash
    45.28: Fighting against big corporations
    47.25: Viva!'s biggest campaigns
    1.00.24: The origins of COVID-19
    1.05.35: Fighting against fake news
    1.19.50: Stranded on a desert island

    This podcast is sponsored by Species Unite: plnt.news/species-unite
    Presented by Robbie Lockie | Edited by Phil Marriott
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    • 1 hr 23 min
    Earthling Ed: Vegan Advocate, Public Speaker, and Co-Founder Of Surge. | Episode 43

    Earthling Ed: Vegan Advocate, Public Speaker, and Co-Founder Of Surge. | Episode 43

    Prolific vegan activist and Co-Founder of animal-rights charity Surge Earthling Ed is the latest to feature on the Plant Based News Podcast.

    Ed, who has given talks at some of the world's most prestigious establishments, including Harvard University, sits down with host Robbie Lockie to talk about how veganism has changed him, the coronavirus pandemic, and finding the balance between hope and despair.

    This podcast covers topics including:

    5.01: Ed's vegan story
    8.20: How specific moments can shift change
    13.10: How veganism changes a person
    15.05: The stages of veganism
    19.33: The line between preaching and scaring
    29.18: Sense of purpose
    30.45: How activism can change a person
    33.22: Public speaking
    42.16: Fighting through fake news and misinformation
    46.56: Conspiracy
    50.31: The coronavirus pandemic
    1.07.02: Hope vs Despair
    1.08.34: Surge
    1.12.49: Unity Diner
    1.15.02: FAQ
    1.17.10: Stranded on a desert island

    Surge: https://www.surgeactivism.org
    Earthling Ed's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/earthlinged/

    This podcast is sponsored by Species Unite: https://plnt.news/species-unite

    Presented by Robbie Lockie | Edited by Phil Marriott
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    • 1 hr 19 min
    Vegan Author, Business 'Misfit' & Founder of Tofurky. Interview w/ Seth Tibbott | Episode 42

    Vegan Author, Business 'Misfit' & Founder of Tofurky. Interview w/ Seth Tibbott | Episode 42

    From humble beginnings living in a treehouse to founding one of the biggest vegan meat brands in the world - Tofurky's Seth Tibbott is the latest to feature on the Plant Based News Podcast.

    Sitting down with PBN's Co-Founder Robbie Lockie, the pair discuss how Tibbott discovered the vegan lifestyle, why vegans enjoy eating plant-based meat, his debut book, and much more!

    This podcast covers subjects including:

    2.55: Seth's vegan story
    10.44: Animal welfare during Seth's youth
    21.05: Creating Tofurky
    32.36: The 'breakthrough' moment
    38.58: Being yourself in the business world
    43.23: Keeping the business within the family
    45.30: Seth's book: In Search Of The Wild Tofurky
    48.03: Vegan cheese
    50.07: Why do vegans eat vegan meat?
    52.18: What does the next decade look like for Tofurky?
    55.07: Tofurky's eco-factory
    56.42: Tips for motivating employees
    59.40: Seth's legacy
    1.01.20: Stranded on a Desert Island

    Seth's book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B07YCWH95T/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i0
    Tofurky: https://tofurky.com

    Presented by Robbie Lockie | Edited by Phil Marriott
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ex-Military Vegan, Author & Sprouting Genius. Interview w/ Doug Evans | Episode 41

    Ex-Military Vegan, Author & Sprouting Genius. Interview w/ Doug Evans | Episode 41

    Doug Evans, author of 'The Sprout Book' and King of all things that sprout, is the latest to feature on the Plant Based News podcast - hosted by PBN Co-Founder Robbie Lockie.

    The pair discuss how Evans transformed himself from a self-described 'teenage delinquent' to a disciplined military man - and how he discovered the power of sprouting his own food.

    This podcast covers topics including:

    2.59: Doug's plant-based journey
    6.40: Doug's teenage years
    12.38: Discipline
    13.55: Finding balance
    20.20: Doug's old juicing business
    24.15: Cold press vs Pasteurised
    42.40: From juicing to sprouting
    52.45: 'The Sprout Book'
    57.38: Seeds
    1.06.25: How to sprout lentils
    1.11.20: Gadgets and gizmos for sprouting
    1.14.10: PBN Grow
    1.14.35: Doug's socials and how to find his book
    1.16.40: Stuck on a desert island

    Doug's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dougevans/
    The Sprout Book: https://www.amazon.com/Sprout-Book-Power-Planets-Nutritious/dp/1250226171

    Presented by Robbie Lockie | Edited by Phil Marriott
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    • 1 hr 19 min

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