other brown vegans

Other Brown Vegan: Persia White

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Actress *Musician *Co-Producer of Earthlings

"Most people never see real animals dying nowadays, in modern society. People … wear and eat [animals] and contribute to such violence … every day … and the fact is, I think they should be shown. I mean it is violent. It is graphic. I mean, there's no problem looking at some freshly picked vegetables. You wouldn't get sick, you know? Anything that has to be hidden and covered up …, I think there's something really dark going on there that should be exposed." Source

Other Brown Vegan: Mike Tyson



*Heavyweight Boxing Campion *Actor

"Yeah, it's been eight months with this vegan stuff, but I get these  explosions of energy. I don't know how long they last, but they're like  explosions. So powerful." 2010 interview

"I wish I was born this way. When you find out about the processed stuff  you have been eating. I wonder why I was crazy all those years." Source

In this interview, Tyson talks about his 130 lb weight loss and jokes about hating vegan food.

Other Brown Vegans: Erykah Badu

 "Vegan food is soul food in its truest form. Soul food means to feed the soul. And to me, your soul is your intent. If your intent is pure, you are pure"  VegNews 2008 article

*Singer-songwriter *Actress *Producer

"My eyes are green cause I eat a lot of vegetables" Green Eyes, Erykah Badu

“If they were to choose to do anything else after they become high school students, I would have full confidence that they know how to take care of their bodies and themselves,” Badu is quoted as saying on the celebrity baby blog. “By making sure they use preventive medicine – getting plenty of water, plenty of chlorophyll and vegetable juices and good, healthy rest and activity – I know they’ll be able to take good care of themselves.”

(Badu's youngest daughter, Mars)

“We make sure we keep a school menu on hand and we prepare the same foods the kids at school are eating but in a healthier manner.”