Looking to add some plant-based meals to your diet? Interested in going fully vegan? The following links explore the whys and hows of vegan living.

A Case For Animal Rights – Dr. Tom Regan’s classic 1989 speech before the Royal Institute of Great Britain. A passionate and reasoned defense of the rights of all conscious beings.

Becoming Vegan – Colleen Patrick-Goudreau, The Compassionate Cook, recounts her own experience of becoming desensitized to the suffering of animals only to be reawakened as an adult.

Meet Farm Animals – Take a guided tour of Farm Sanctuary in Acton, CA and meet some of the rescued animals who live there.

Meat Video – An eye-opening look behind the closed doors of modern farms, hatcheries, and slaughter plants. (WARNING: Graphic Content.)

Factory Farm Investigations Map – Interactive map of domestic farm investigations since 1998. Includes links to original investigation videos, web features, and media coverage.

Choose Veg – Straightforward advice on healthy vegan living. – Detailed info on the health benefits and considerations of vegan diets.

VegWeb Browse 15,000 vegan recipes.

The Post Punk Kitchen – Best place in the world for vegan cooking and baking.

Make Your Own Household Cleaners – Recipes that save money and avoid animal testing

Suggested Reading:

Empty Cages    On Their Own Terms    Striking at the Roots    Vegan for Life

Suggested Cookbooks:

veganomicon  vegan table  vegan fire and spice  asian vegan kitchen  viva vegan   Appetite for Reduction   Mediterranean Vegan Kitchen   Joy of Vegan Baking