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NBSV 092: Bill Muir (a.k.a. SGT Vegan) on veganism in the military, and being vegan for 28 years


Bill Muir, SGT Vegan

Bill left a cushy job teaching English in Japan after 9/11 to join the Army as a Combat Medic. Vegan since 1992, Bill adhered to his plant-fueled diet throughout his rigorous Army training and deployment to Afghanistan. Bill now serves veterans as a registered nurse at the West Los Angeles Medical Center. In non-COVID times, Bill gives talks about being vegan, and appears at Veg Fests and Fitness Expos with the Vegan Strong team. We discuss how he survived as a vegan in the army, his two books, and more!

Here’s our discussion:

Important topics and points you don't want to miss:

>> Bill's journey to veganism and the response from folks around him


>> How Bill survived the experience of being vegan in the military (yes, it's feasible!)


>> The ways veganism is presented which Bill doesn't think are accurate or effective



Connect with Bill


>> Bill on Instagram


>> Bill on Facebook


>> Bill's website




Episode Transcript:


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