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Co-founder Robbie Lockie was featured on popular personal-growth inspired,
vegan-positive podcast Soul in Wonder this week.


to the Soul in Wonder website, the ‘podcast features thought-leaders in
alternative health, veganism, personal development, meditation, philosophy,
mindfulness, spirituality, and more’.

In Episode
55, Lockie discusses Plant Based News, the vegan movement, and the influencer’s
personal journey to veganism.

He shares
with Soul in Wonder listeners the life-changing moment which would inspire him
as an activist and a vegan forever, the story of Plant Based News’ inception,
and details on its latest initiatives – including educational service PBN Learn.

Soul In Wonder

Soul in Wonder Founders
Sara Oakley and Christopher August met in Africa, where Sara was working with
the US Peace Corps – and where Christopher would come to work as a volunteer after
abandoning his ‘cozy corporate job’.

The pair
embarked on a journey of personal growth which, among other things, would lead them to veganism.


Also vegan
advocates, Oakley and August are founders of The Vegan Warrior Academy – which includes
a growing Facebook group of over 800 members.

The initiative’s Facebook page describes the project as ‘the first and only digital platform
dedicated to enhancing your vegan lifestyle on a holistic level so you can not
only become healthier, happier, and whole, but become an influential
change-maker and effectively share your inner truth and vegan message with the

You can
listen to the podcast on the here.

Emily Court

Emily Court is a writer and content creator published in Plant Based News, Raise Vegan, Living Vegan and The Financial Diet. A self-described "recovering vegan hothead," she is now a pragmatic member of Vancouver's vibrant and growing plant-powered community. Hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, she holds a BA in Spanish and certificate in Intercultural Communication from Dalhousie University, where her thesis focused on topics of cultural and gender-based discrimination. She aims to apply a privilege-conscious and culturally sensitive approach to her work in all fields.