Artist and author Keith McHenry helped start Food Not Bombs in
Massachusetts in 1980. He has recovered, cooked and shared vegan food
with the hungry for over 30 years. Keith has been arrested nearly 100
times for his efforts, spending over 500 nights in jail and at one point
faced 25 to life in prison.
Keith has traveled all over the world, speaking at colleges, books
stores and cafes. While on tour he joins local Food Not Bombs activists
helping them prepare and sharing free vegan meals with the public. He
also helps coordinate logistics for the Food Not Bombs movement which is
active in over 1,000 cities in 65 countries around the world.
When he isn't on the road Keith lives in
Santa Cruz, California .