Special Feature: Thomas Pickering

Thomas Pickering is a renowned documentary filmmaker known for his compelling storytelling.

He joins Faye to discuss his latest documentary I Could Never Go Vegan exploring the challenges and misconceptions surrounding veganism, offering a complete debunk around the barriers to veganism, while examining the ethical, environmental, and health-related considerations associated with plant-based diets.

In this episode, Thomas and Faye discuss topics, such as:

  • a handful of organisations having more power than governments
  • misconceptions around protein and the real issue of fiber deficiency
  • arable farming and the subsidised dairy and meat industries
  • the horror of factory farming

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