Sunaura Taylor and her daughter Leonora

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Brenda Sanders

Brenda Sanders

Brenda Sanders is a vegan advocate, humanitarian, and entrepreneur who has pioneered or co-founded projects and events to help low-income communities in Baltimore learn about and have better access to healthy, vegan food. Wherever she sees a gap or need, she works to help fill it. A few examples include founding the Afro Vegan Society, opening The Greener Kitchen, & launching the Food & Justice Podcast as part of the Defund Big Meat Campaign.


Elsie Herring

As we sat on her front porch for our interview, the sprinklers kicked on and Elsie had to hold a paper towel over her mouth so she could continue to speak.

Elsie Herring, the great-granddaughter of a freed slave, became an environmental activist after a hog CAFO (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation) replaced the small family farm next door to her family’s property.

Filming by Kelly Guerin / Editing by Nardine Groch.