Today we feature a candid conversation with John Robbins who single-handedly started a food revolution with his book, Diet for a New America: How Your Food Choices Affect Your Health, Happiness and the Future of Life on Earth. Then, with The Food Revolution: How Your Diet Can Help Save Your Life and Our World, he solidified the view that what we eat is intrinsically linked to the health of our planet, our minds and our bodies. Tune in to find out how John believes our diet can cultivate spiritual and environmental awareness and learn more about his own fascinating personal journey.
About John: The only son of the founder of the Baskin-Robbins ice cream empire, John Robbins was groomed to follow in his father’s footsteps, but chose to walk away from Baskin-Robbins and the immense wealth it represented to “…pursue the deeper American Dream…the dream of a society at peace with its conscience because it respects and lives in harmony with all life forms. A dream of a society that is truly healthy, practicing a wise and compassionate stewardship of a balanced ecosystem.”
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