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David Simon

David Robinson Simon is a lawyer and advocate for sustainable consumption. He works as general counsel for a healthcare company and is the author of the book Meatonomics: How the Rigged Economics of Meat and Dairy Make You Consume Too Much, and How to Eat Better, Live Longer, and Spend Smarter (Conari Press, 2013). Among other things, Meatonomics looks at the effects on consumers of ag-gag laws and other aggressive legal protections that animal food producers have put in place over the past several decades. Dave serves on the boards of Animal Protection & Rescue League and the APRL Fund, and on the advisory council of the Animal Legal Defense Fund.

All Contributions from David Simon (2)

How the U.S. Taxpayer Is Used to Promote Meat, Milk, and Sickness

In his 1932 novel Brave New World, Aldous Huxley imagined a future where people exist solely to support the economy and are…

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10 Things I Wish All Americans Knew About the Meat and Dairy Industries

Are you being manipulated into buying things you don’t want or need? In my book Meatonomics, I show that animal food producers control…

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