Mariann interviews long-time wildlife protector Kartick Satyanarayan, co-founder and chairman of Wildlife SOS and head of its anti-poaching unit, Forest Watch. His many successes include the rescue and rehabilitation of sloth bears (see close friend in photo), abolition of the dancing bear practice, and Asian elephant rescue. He talks about his latest work to protect and conserve India’s wildlife and his continuing mission to educate the public about the need for habitat protection.
Jasmin talks food with the Vegan Mos – Michael Suchman and Ethan Ciment – founders of the popular blog VeganMos.com. They put their heads together to create the amazing new cookbook NYC Vegan: Iconic Recipes for a Taste of the Big Apple. The foods of New York are the foods of the world and their vegan versions are just what the doctor ordered! And their cookbook is the next best thing to having the Vegan Mos in your kitchen!
Mariann covers News and Rising Anxieties, of course.
And as always, the award-winning weekly Our Hen House podcast is hosted by Mariann Sullivan and Jasmin Singer.
This episode is brought to you in part through the generosity of A Well-Fed World. A Well-Fed World is a hunger relief and animal protection organization chipping away at two of the world’s most immense, unnecessary and unconscionable forms of suffering… the suffering of people hungry from lack of food, and the suffering of animals used and abused for food. Mending our unjust food system is a critical part of solving the world’s most destructive and persistent problems. Fortunately, the plant-based foods that promote health and well-being are the same foods that conserve resources to better feed the world, while reducing greenhouse gas emissions and protecting the environment. A Well-Fed World provides the means for change by empowering individuals, social justice organizations, and political decision makers to embrace the benefits of plant-based foods and farming. Learn more at awfw.org.
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