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June 14: John McDougall, MD – Encore Performance! — The Starch Solution author was such a listener hit that he’s returning to answer your questions (and mine). Expect straight answers and solid information. If you have questions and can listen listen live from noon to 12:55 Pacific Time, 3 to 3:55 Eastern, and appropriate times in between and beyond, you can call in and speak with the good doctor (816-347-5519 from anywhere on earth), or email me your questions in advance — email@example.com — and I’ll be sure he’s asked them.
June 21: A Physician/Farmer & His Pharmacist Wife — Lisa Everett is a pharmacist, nutritionist, expert on hormonal health, and a vegan, joins us, with her husband Arden Anderson, DO, who cares about the health of plants and soil the same way he cares about the health of his patients. Join us for a fascinating conversation on this vital but often overlooked topic.
June 28: Rip Esselstyn of Engine 2 & Julie Piatt (Rich Roll’s wife) with a New, Glorious Cheese Book — Athlete, author, former firefighter, and plant-strong advocate with a line of food products at Whole Foods Markets joins us to share why plants rock, oil doesn’t, and real food is the real deal. We open with the lovely yogini and songstress, Julie Piatt, who has a totally tantalizing take on vegan cheeses.
July 5: Unity Online Radio is closed for the July 4th holiday — a replay will happen in our livestream spot at 3 pm Eastern Time and we’ll be back next week with a brand new episode featuring Wayne Hsuing of Direct Action Everywhere.
July 12: Raw Delights + Direct Action Everywhere Founder Wayne Hsiung. Laura-Jane the Rawtarian opens the program with yummy raw treats for cooling off your summer and revving up your vitality. We then welcome Wayne Hsiung, founder of the sometimes controversial but always for the the animals, AR group, Direct Action Everywhere.
July 19: The China Study Cookbook & Alzheimer’s Researcher Rudolph Tanzi, Ph.D. Chef Del Strouf, author of The Forks Over Knives Cookbook, returns with a new bestseller-to-be, The China Study Cookbook, using the principles from T. Colin Campbell’s landmark study as the basis for delicious, accessible recipes. We then meet Dr. Rudolph Tanzi, a member of the research team that identified the first Alzheimer’s gene and several subsequent ones. I learned about Dr. Tanzi in a book by Deepak Chopra, who noted that Tanzi learned that every animal who lives long enough is subject to Alzheimer’s pathology. The researcher went vegetarian that day and hasn’t looked back.
July 26: Reducetarian’s Brian Kateman + Registered Dietitian & Race Walker Pamela Fergusson. Toronto Registered Dietitian and athlete Pamela Fergusson opens the program, followed by Brian Kateman, editor of the The Reducetarian Solution and founder of the Reducetarian movement, which seeks to reach people who are unwilling to go vegan right away, but who can be convinced to cut back on animal products, often from an environmental perspective.
August 22: What the Health Star & Filmmaker Kip Anderson + Support for Activists from a Vegan Psychotherapist. If you haven’t yet seen the new, eye-opening documentary, What the Health, from Conspiracy filmmakers Kip Anderson and Keegan Kuhn, catch it on Netflix and tune in for my interview with Mr. Anderson. Our first guest today is Licensed Clinical Social Worker April Lang, author of Animal Persuasion: A Guide for Ethical Vegans and Animal Advocates in Managing Life’s Emotional Challenges.