Animals Australia Unleashed
Change the World Who Cares? Videos Take Action! The Animals Community Forum Shop Blog Display
1 2 3
Your E-Mail: O Password:
Login Help     |     Join for Free!     |     Hide This

Meat Is For Pussies

Meat Is For Pussies

Posted 5 August 2010   by Kylie         Permalink | 12 Comments

Tags: John Joseph, Cro-Mags, bands, books, vegan, giveaway

Meat is for Pussies

If you are anything like me, when a new book on veganism/vegetarianism/animal rights (in a nutshell) is released, I am super keen to check it out and the new book by frontman for the Cro-Mags, John Joseph was no exception…

When I first read the title Meat is for Pussies I really didn't know what to expect, but I can confidently say now that I am most impressed!

As claimed on the cover 'A how-to guide for dudes …' and well 'yes' it is aimed more towards you guys out there, but as a chick who has read it I can tell you that it works for both, I totally enjoyed reading it!

In the first few pages it is obvious that author John Joseph doesn't sugar coat his words, he speaks to the reader in a raw, matter-of-fact style that can not be mistaken. Coming from a rough and ready background of NYC, he draws on his own experiences to inform the reader that there is much to be gained by adopting a plant based diet and he quickly squashes any misconceptions that vegetarians and vegans are weedy or wimpy.

Meat is for Pussies outlines a number of 'truths' that have been well hidden from consumers in order to protect the industries that thrive and profit at the expense of millions of innocent, suffering animals each year.

So Meat is for Pussies definitely is worth a read! And you're in luck, cause we've got a copy of this great book to give away. Check out our exclusive interview with John Joseph and enter to win!

Have you read Meat is for Pussies? What did you think? Got any other animal rights books you'd recommend? Leave a comment.

« San Fran & Washington Get Greener!     Kangaroos Should Not be Boxed In! »

Post a Comment   |   

...2 ...2 8 August 2010
Oh my god! Where can I buy this book?????
via Unleashed

Karen Karen 8 August 2010
@Valkyrie Uruz, I'm not sure if you can find it in stores here yet, but you can certainly buy it online:

cool strong
via Unleashed

kim. kim. 9 August 2010
this book sounds pretty goodhappy i would definitely buy it. How much is it on that website ^^??
via Unleashed

...2 ...2 17 August 2010
@Karen, Dang! Online shopping isn't an option for me atm... Parents won't allow me to buy anything activism related. Buying stuff in stores and not making said items' presences known  is my only option.
via Unleashed

d-i-am-ond d-i-am-ond 21 August 2010
Sarah, Ya'll can always transfer the money to my card and I'll get it for you happy
via Unleashed

Karen Karen 23 August 2010
@Valkyrie -- dang indeed! Maybe you could ask your local library to stock it? Then you can read it for free, AND have get it on the shelves for other people to read..?

via Unleashed

Catzilla Catzilla 26 August 2010
via Unleashed

...2 ...2 24 September 2010
@Nicole-- Thanks. ^^ You're a legend.
@Karen-- My mum works at my local library. Haha. =P
via Unleashed

Animallover12 Animallover12 25 September 2010
cry cry cry cry cry cry
i still eat meat!sad
via Unleashed

Animallover12 Animallover12 25 September 2010
via Unleashed

Animallover12 Animallover12 10 October 2010
via Unleashed

KirstyGirl KirstyGirl 15 August 2011
Have you guys seen the shirt for this? So awesome! Definitely buying for my guy.. too bad there's no girlie one.
via Unleashed


Recent Posts
Recently Commented Posts
More Stuff

RSSSubscribe to Blog Feed

We’re supposed to let you know that the ideas expressed here are the views of the individual authors, and may not necessarily reflect the views of Animals Australia or Animals Australia Unleashed. So now you know.