Forget what you think you know about plant-based diets—they aren’t just for hippies and animal lovers anymore. The science continues to mount that limiting proteins and fats from animal sources improves peak performance, recovery, and longevity. Period. And we haven’t even touched on the environmental and ethical arguments. World class athletes, rock stars, actors, artists, scientists, and doctors are all part of the plant forward movement. While they might refer to themselves as vegans or vegetarians, we prefer to call them Plant-Based Gangsters. At the end of the day, saving yourself, the planet, and other sentient beings is gangster AF. 

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BRYANT JENNINGS

BIG JO THOMAS

DANI SIDELL

LEWIS HAMILTON

GORILLA

OLIVIA WILDE

WIM HOF

ELEPHANT

RICH ROLL

JARED LETO

RHINO

WAKA FLOCKA

ALBERT EINSTEIN

AMERICAN BISON

VENUS & SERENA WILLIAMS

 

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