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Nzinga Young

  • Lifestyle Opinion

    Running Vegan Radio Interview

    My friend Anna from Running Vegan Radio interviewed me last week for her awesome podcast. I talked about Wanyama Box, how Vipassana meditation brought me to veganism, and the intersects between race and plant-based…

  • Lifestyle

    I’m in January’s Elle Magazine!

    The January 2017 edition of Elle Magazine used my image in one of their articles. I do freelance modeling for a few stock photography companies. They basically create these scenarios (this one had to…

  • Lifestyle Opinion

    If Nzinga Had Hair..

    I met the incredible celebrity makeup artist Nick Posley two years ago (before I went vegan) and we’ve been working together ever since. He has such an amazing spirit and his work speaks for…

  • Lifestyle Travel

    SEED Food & Wine in Miami Beach

      I had the pleasure of attending the SEED Food and Wine Festival in Miami Beach. Influencers from across the country came to discuss plant-based living and sample food from amazing vegan chefs. I…

  • Lifestyle Travel

    VegFest UK/Paris

    I had a great time in London presenting the speakers for VegFestUK’s Pro Intersectionality Conference! Issues of Intersectionality are obviously super important to me, so I was honored to be able to not only…

  • Uncategorized

    Plant Pure Communities

    Being raised vegetarian was strictly about health. My mom knew human bodies weren’t meant to process large amounts of animal protein, so she took what she learned and applied it to me. It wasn’t…

  • Lifestyle

    DC VegFest

    DC VegFest I love a good VegFest and DC did not disappoint. I skipped out on the last day of Expo East to meet my favorite DMVegans. Their VegFest was huge! I can’t tell…