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The Mailbag In The Woods – Ep 240

This week Paul and Andy bask in the warm sunny glow of the mailbag, where they will do their best to respond to listener questions, comments, and concerns. Topics covered ...

Should We Promote Veganism As A Way To Support Slaughterhouse Workers? Ep 239

In this week's episode, The Bearded Vegans discuss an email asking if it is effective and truthful to promote veganism as a way to address the plight of slaughterhouse workers ...

GASLIGHT: The Thug Kitchen Story – Part 2 – Ep 238

This week we conclude our deep dive into the controversial history of, and backlash against, Thug Kitchen. Having explored the context and history of the brand in part 1, we ...

GASLIGHT: The Thug Kitchen Story – Part 1 – Ep 237

After nearly a decade of profiting off of cultural appropriation, Thug Kitchen finally announced they would be changing their name. This news prompted strong responses from both their supporters as ...

Is A Shame-Based Toxic Culture Turning Vegans Plant Based? – Ep 236

This week we bring you a very classic TBV episode, both in terms of form and content. We bring back What We've Been Eating to talk about to briefly mention ...

Do Survivalist Reality Shows Actually Make A Great Case For Veganism? Ep 235

In this week's mini episode we ask if survivalist reality shows are secretly making a case for veganism. The discussion is framed by taking a closer look at the History ...

Catapulting Squirrels: Does Harm Define Abuse? Ep 234

About a month ago we recorded this video but we held onto it in favor of releasing some more timely material. As we continue to work on some more ambitious ...

Exploring The 7 Points Of Allyship For The White Vegan Community In Defense Of Black Lives w/ Omowale Adewale – Ep 233

This week, we bring you an interview with Omowale Adewale to discuss the 7 Points Of Allyship For The White Vegan Community In Defense Of Black Lives. This pledge is ...

Media Literacy – Ep 232

No elaborate title this week, we simply want to talk about the importance of media literacy during a time when news and other information is flying by our timelines at ...

On Solidarity & Hypocrisy Memes – Ep 231

We had originally recorded an episode about something that started to feel more and more frivolous as the uprising sparked by the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud ...