Category «Books/Movies/Talks»

Vegan Parenting in a Very Non-Vegan World

Julia Feliz Brueck talks to us about her new book: ‘Baby and Toddler Vegan Feeding Guide’     Veganism, a movement that works against the oppression of nonhumans from humans, is not only ethically sound but also environmentally beneficial in the now and for future generations. It’s also a lifestyle that invokes a specific diet …

Voluntary Simplicity by Duane Elgin (book review)

by Bronwyn Slater To quote Gandhi: “Civilization, in the real sense of the term, consists not in the multiplication, but in the deliberate and voluntary reduction of wants.  This alone promotes real happiness and contentment.”  This statement pretty much summarises what Duane Elgin’s book ‘Voluntary Simplicity’ is all about.  It essentially shows us how we …

Book Review: The Vegan Book of Permaculture

  Review by Bronwyn Slater Very few books have been written about Vegan Permaculture, so this book came as a welcome addition to an already sparse collection when it was published in 2014. The book’s author is Graham Burnett who runs vegan permaculture courses in the UK and elsewhere. His ‘Spiralseed‘ website is well worth …