Will Tuttle is a well known author and frequent featured expert in documentaries. He has been a Zen monk and is a Dharma Master in the Zen tradition. He obtained his Doctorate from U.C. Berkeley focused on educating intuition and altruism in adults, and he is a recipient of the Courage of Conscience award, one shared by other very notable leaders of social change. His best seller book, The World Peace Diet, is published in 16 languages, bringing a message of much needed compassion in reviewing our food habits.
He spoke at First Unitarian Church, sponsored by NW VEG (nwveg.org), the UU Animal Ministry, and the new Portland chapter of Dharma Voices for Animals.