Dr. Joanne Kong’s Ideology Behind Accepting Veganism

Updated: Jul 14


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Dr. Joanne Kong has been praised throughout the world as one of the most compelling advocates for plant-sourced nutrition today. Her highly- praised TEDx talk, The Power of Plant Based Eating, at over 800,000 views on YouTube, is placed on numerous websites internationally. Author of If You've Ever Loved an Animal, Go Vegan, she is profiled in the new book Legends of Change about vegan women who are changing the world, and will appear in the upcoming major documentary Eating Our Way to Extinction. She has given international talks in Italy, Spain, Germany, the Netherlands, Canada, and a 3-week, 10-city tour of India to promote veganism. Joanne is a professor at the University of Richmond in Virginia, a critically- acclaimed and award-winning classical pianist, and combines her musical artistry and public speaking to advocate for animals, veganism, and the environment. Her website is vegansmakeadifference.com