A selection of informative and mind-blowing books, movies and documentaries for your viewing pleasure!

Movie: Earthlings

EARTHLINGS is the single most powerful and informative documentary about society's tragic and unforgivable use of nonhuman animals, narrated by Joaquin Phoenix with soundtrack by Moby. Directed by Shaun Monson, this multi-award winning film by Nation Earth is a must-see for anyone who cares about nonhuman animals or wishes to make the world a better place. PLEASE: don't run from reality, watch the movie and share your thoughts with other viewers in the comments section. Thank you.     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbzQC6cbCZ4 YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

Movie: Vegucated

Vegucated (USA, 2011) is part sociological experiment and part adventure comedy. It "follows three meat- and cheese-loving New Yorkers who agree to adopt a vegan diet for six weeks." and was filmed as a guerilla-style documentary to explore the challenges of converting to a vegan diet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=19qSsUI79Ro YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

Movie: Food Inc. Documentary

Filmmaker Robert Kenner shows in his award-winning documentary Food, Inc. what's really going on in the US food industry. The highly mechanized underbelly which the FDA and USDA (the US government's regulatory agencies) consent to keep hidden from the American consumer is being exposed. The food supply in the United States these days is controlled by only a handful of corporations. Profit often counts for more than consumer health, farmers' livelihoods, workers' safety and our whole environment. You will discover surprising—and often shocking truths. Chicken have bigger breasts, pork chops come in perfectly unison shape, seeds such as soybeans are herbicide resistant, tomatoes don't go bad anymore - and at the same time, Westerners, especially children, are riddled with obesity, and adults face an an epidemic of...

Movie: Simply Raw – Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days

Simply Raw: Reversing Diabetes in 30 Days is an independent documentary. It chronicles six diabetics from the US who switch to a raw vegan diet - nothing but vegan, organic, uncooked food - in order to reverse disease naturally, without pharmaceutical medication. The challenge for the six is to give up everything but the above, meaning no meat, no dairy, no sugar, no alcohol, no nicotine, no caffeine, no soda, no junk food, no fast food, no processed food, no packaged food, and even no cooked food - for 30 days. The film first highlights each of the six before they begin the program. You will meet the participants in their home environment, with their families. Each participant speaks candidly about their struggle to manage...

Movie: Our daily bread

A sneak peak into the world of industrial food production and high-tech agriculture: To the rhythm of conveyor belts and immense machines, the film eyes locations of food production in Europe: Nikolaus Geyrhalter shows monumental spaces, surreal landscapes and bizarre sounds - a cool, industrial environment which leaves little room for individuality. People, animals, plants and machines meet the function ascribed to them by the logistics of this system which underpins the standard of living of our society. This movie isn't supposed to be an anti-meat propaganda film that's meant to turn everyone vegan. This is meant to be a hyper objective look at the way our species cultivates food. The fact that there is no commentary leaves the viewer to draw their own conclusions of morality...