The official podcast of Vegan Chicago. Vegan Chicago is a Meetup support group that provides social networking opportunities and local resources for people who are interested in veganism. Our podcast acts as a repository for some of our speaker events in which we bring science and critical thinking to our members.
Episode #004 – Activism with Wayne Hsiung & Brian Burns, DxE
What if everything we think we know about social change… is wrong? The growth of the Arab Spring, global LGBTQ rights, and the animal rights movement in notable countries around the world (which have, in some cases, seen up to 15% vegetarian surges in a single year) are powerful examples of sudden and systemic change. […]
Episode #003 – Vaccines with Kenneth Alexander, MD
Whether you are young or old, with or without children, vaccines have a major influence upon your life and those around you. People often follow a vegan lifestyle to reduce suffering and vaccines can certainly have an impact on this goal. There’s also some anti-vaccine baloney infecting the vegan community so we must immunize ourselves […]
Episode #002 – Vegan Nutrition with Virginia Messina, MPH, RD
Meeting nutrient needs and planning a healthy vegan diet are easy when you build menus around seven core food habits. This presentation answers common questions about meeting protein and calcium requirements,which types of foods are essential in vegan diets, when to supplement, and how to make the best choices regarding fat intake. Virginia Messina, MPH, […]
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I have really enjoyed all 3 episodes that they have released. Keep them coming and thanks!