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Jonathan Safran Foer Interview: "Eating Animals" Author On The Morality of Vegetarianism

USA Today | Elizabeth Weise | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Jonathan Safran Foer is known for acclaimed novels such as Everything Is Illuminated. Foer was an on-again, off-again vegetarian for years. But the bi...

Food You Can Believe In

Josh Viertel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Viertel

Jonathan Safran Foer and I hold nearly the same beliefs about eating meat. That said, I have a freezer full of goat necks, marrow bones, and pork belly, and he decidedly does not.

Eating Animals: Jonathan Safran Foer Talks To Ellen About His New Book (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Jonathan Safran Foer spoke with Ellen Degeneres today about his new book, Eating Animals, which uncovers the horrible world of factory farming. (Check...

The Moral Ferocity of Eating Animals

Dr. Andrew Weil | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dr. Andrew Weil

If you eat meat from factories you have not absorbed the reality of factory farms. If you truly understood what happens inside these windowless animal jails and abattoirs, you simply would not eat this meat.

Eating Animals: Caring Is Not A Zero-Sum Game

Laurie David | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laurie David

One of the many problems with Michiko Kakutani's lame and flamboyantly irrational New York Times review of Eating Animals is that it suggests her own irrelevancy.

Quitting Meat: A Process Of Change

Jonathan Safran Foer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Safran Foer

When it comes to meat, change is almost always cast as an absolute. You are a vegetarian or you are not. It's a strange formulation, and it's distracting.

Eating Animals: Why Eating Matters

Kathy Freston | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kathy Freston

If ever there was a book that could profoundly affect our lives at the most fundamental level, this one is it.

Digesting the Week

Liz Neumark | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Liz Neumark

The white silk scarf I received from the Dalai Lama is a symbol. Our actions determine whether or not it stays white -- our actions in our lives and in the universe of food.

Why Are Vegetarians So Depressing?: An Evening With Jonathan Safran Foer

Martha Flumenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Martha Flumenbaum

How can you tell me that I can't have turkey at Thanksgiving? A hot-dog at a baseball game? A barbeque for the Fourth of July? Do I really have to become a vegetarian?

What's Next For Jonathan Safran Foer And Eating Animals?

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Beginning the week of October 26, 2009, we ran a series of reviews on HuffPost Books on Jonathan Safran Foer's new book, Eating Animals. It was a surp...

Jonathan Safran Foer's Eating Animals Turned Me Vegan

Natalie Portman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Natalie Portman

Jonathan Safran Foer's book Eating Animals changed me from a twenty-year vegetarian to a vegan activist.

Going Vegetarian: Plain, Simple And Sane

Marissa Lippert | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marissa Lippert

Whether you're already a vegetarian or a newcomer to the plant-based diet, you've likely contemplated how to get your daily essential nutrients and what exactly those fundamentals are.

What's Eating Us?

Gene Baur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Gene Baur

Unfortunately, bad has become normal in terms of how we eat and how we produce food. Our health, our planet, and other animals suffer by our harmful and illogical habit of consuming meat, milk and eggs.

Eating Animals: Jonathan Safran Foer's New Book Asks Why Don't We Eat Pets?

Rabbi David Wolpe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rabbi David Wolpe

Jonathan Safran Foer's Eating Animals is a triple marvel: the research is serious and far reaching, the writing clear, clever, accessible and in a few instances graphically ingenious, and the cause is genuinely important.

The New Yorker's Best Books Of The Year

The New Yorker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Reviewers' favorites from 2009....

Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer

Laurie David | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Laurie David

This book is a game changer. Eating Animals offers an impassioned argument against animal cruelty and for a more informed, responsible relationship with our food.

Jonathan Safran Foer - America's #1 Terrorist?

Mikko Alanne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Mikko Alanne

Foer's undercover reporting -- while clearly an important public service -- are actually illegal, and what's more, they constitute acts of domestic terrorism under the little-known Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act.

Jonathan Safran Foer's Controversial New Book, Eating Animals

Aaron Gross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Aaron Gross

Over the next weeks Huffington Post will feature a diverse range of responses to Jonathan Safran Foer's controversial new work of non-fiction, Eating Animals.