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E-M:/ John Robbins Speaking an Ann Arbor

Enviro-Mich message from Mary Beth Doyle <marybeth@ecocenter.org>

>On Sunday, April 2nd, John Robbins will be speaking in the Michigan Union
>Ballroom at 2 p.m.  Robbins, who is best know for his influential and
>inspiring books Reclaiming Our Health: Exploring the Medical Myth and
>Embracing the Source of True Healing and the best-seller Diet For A New
>America, will be addressing how our food choices impact our health and the
>health of our environment.  The event, which is sponsored by the Michigan
>Animal Rights Society, The People's Food Co-op, the UAC Speaker
>Initiative, and the LSA and MSA Student Governments, is free and open to
>the public.
>John Robbins, who was the heir apparent to the Baskin Robbins ice cream
>giant, gave up the family business to become an advocate for vegetarianism
>and veganism.  Now, one of the world's most respected experts on the
>dietary link between health and the environment, Robbins offers a
>brilliant, refreshing, and uplifting vision of what all of us can do to
>improve ourselves, as well as the world around us.
>Over the years, Robbins has brought his message of health, sustainability,
>and compassion to venues that range from the United Nations to the Oprah
>Winfrey Show, and has been the recipient of the Rachel Carson Award and
>the Peace Abbey's Courage of Conscience Award.  On Sunday, April 2nd at 2
>p.m., John Robbins will be bringing this inspiring message to the Michigan
>Union Ballroom in Ann Arbor.  Don't miss this event.  It may change your

People's Food Cooperative
216 N. Fourth Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI  48104
(734) 769-0095
fax (734) 769-0150

Mary Beth Doyle, MPH
Environmental Health Project
Ecology Center
117 N. Division
Ann Arbor MI 48104

734-663-2400 ext 108
734-663-2414 (fax)

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