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Sonia Faruqi

Sonia Faruqi
Sonia Faruqi is the author of Project Animal Farm: An Accidental Journey into the Secret World of Farming and the Truth About Our Food. The book traces her journey leaving a successful Wall Street career path to investigate animal farms around the world, toward the aim of benefiting animals, human health, and the environment. Project Animal Farm is the only book of its kind and has drawn enthusiastic reader support and media coverage. The book was a finalist for a literary prize and was translated into Chinese. Sonia is a frequent TV and radio guest and her work has been covered in dozens of media publications, including Salon, Vice, Forbes, Toronto Star , and Boston Globe .

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