Here are links and information on some really helpful FREE videos to watch and podcasts to listen to online about vegetarian and vegan lifestyle, diet, famous vegetarians, nutritional myths, reasons to go veg, funny veg quotes etc. Let us know of any others you know of that you recommend.
There are 15 videos in this series including:
What is a Vegan Lifestyle
Why Be Vegan
Where to Find Vegan Resources
Nutritional Myths about Vegan Lifestyles
How to Identify Non-Vegan Ingredients
Presented by Whitney Tesler, who has been vegan for 6 years and vegetarian for more than 12 years. She has worked as a personal trainer and consulted many people on going vegetarian. She presents a series of 15 videos to help you learn how to be vegan, with expert tips on keeping to a strict vegetarian or vegan diet and lifestyle.
How to Be A Vegetarian
20 Video Series from eHow.com on vegetarian diet and lifestyle
The Traveling Vegetarian
Fantastic resource that includes articles, blogs, vlogs, a tv show & more! Hosted by Yvonne Smith.
Delicious TV: Totally Vegetarian
Hosted by Toni Avtges and produced in Portland, Maine, cooking and lifestyle series featuring a culinary style that’s casual and Mediterranean.
Veg On TV
Examines Vegetarian TV characters from 1951 to the present. Shows discussed include Friends, The Simpsons, 90210, Enterprise, King of the Hill, South Park, and Third Rock.
A montage of famous faces who’ve chosen a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle. You’ll see famous faces like Natalie Portman, Pierce Brosnan, Jane Goodall, Jessica Biel, John Cleese, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Michael J. Fox and other famous celebrities and artists who’ve chosen to life a vegetarian or vegan lifestyle.
Funny quotes about vegetarianism or by famous vegetarians.
Reasons why YOU should be a vegetarian ( a really interesting take!) by Ben Loka aka MC Vegetarian
A discussion on why killing is wrong (surely this is obvious) To hear some songs he wrote on this subject, go to MC Vegetarian’s MySpace page
Vegan Philosophy and Lifestyle with Moby
In this video, musician Moby talks about veganism and how tough it can make touring in foreign countries. He shares tips for maximizing storage space and keeping things spontaneous in a small city kitchen.
Michelle Taylor, a graduate from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, offers “bite-sized vegan videos, interviews & more, including a vegan college guide!
Top Ten Stupid Things Vegans Hear on a Daily Basis
To help you keep your sense of humor going when people ask you how you can survive as a vegan!
Has a listing of vegan videos with links
Tons of How To Vegetarian & Vegan Videos
From the well-known advocacy organization: videos ranging from animal cruelty to vegan lifestyle
Vegetarian food for thought
“VegTalk” on Vegan.com
Radio & podcasts
A twice monthly podcast on veg news & issues
Vegetarian Solutions for a Sustainable Environment (VSSE)
There are many podcasts that focus on the Animal Cruelty/Animal Rights reasons while others add the health and environmental reasons.