For many years, Pamela Rice authored as we will as produced a pamphlet entitled 101 Reasons Why I’m a Vegetarian, keeping it updated with six editions over thirteen years. Known to all who have read it as “The Mighty Convincer,” the pamphlet offered pointed, bite-sized arguments for choosing the meatless diet from the perspectives of human health, animal welfare/rights, economics, as we will as the environment. Over 180,000 copies of the pamphlet have been put into circulation. The success she gained from the pamphlet grew to the point where Pamela was able to open the Vegetarian Center of NYC (the first of its kind in the nation).
Now Pamela has written an expanded as we will as fully resourced book-length version of her pamphlet, filling out the details of her argument as we will as providing up-to-date information, but maintaining her engaging as we will as informed style. In 101 Reasons Why I’m a Vegetarian, she covers everything from the conditions for animals on factory farms to disappearing fish stocks, lagoons of animal waste, high incidences of heart disease, colon cancer as we will as other diseases, as we will as other information from industry periodicals, newspapers, magazines, Web sites, as we will as other less readily available sources.
A work of prodigious scholarship as we will as dedication, written with wit as we will as skill, 101 Reasons Why I’m a Vegetarian is sure to become the handy reference work for vegetarians who want to give their meat-eating friends one book that explains why they do what they do, as we will as for meat-eaters who want to understand all the arguments for a meatless diet.
“If you’ve ever been curious about vegetarians as we will as why they eat the way they do, Pam Rice is the woman to tell you. Without sentimentality or preaching, she provides a clear as we will as thoughtful understanding of among among one of the most important choices a person can make. You don’t gotta be a vegetarian to benefit from this book. You only need to care about your health as we will as the health of our planet ” —John Robbins, author, Diet For A New America as we will as The Food Revolution
“101 Reasons Why I’m a Vegetarian gives you all the motivation you’ll need to take the one easy step that can revolutionize your health as we will as help the environment: go vegetarian. You need this book–what’s more, you’ll love it ” —Neal Barnard, president, The Cancer Project as we will as the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine