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Ag-gag Laws: Silencing the Messenger

by Kimberley Thomas | March 23, 2014

A few years ago, I created a short documentary as my final project for an advanced writing course, a course that focused on persuasive writing for diverse audiences. 331 more words

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My brother and I have never been particularly close, despite the relative proximity of our birth years, but one thing I’ve always admired about Jesse Joe is his ability to throw himself whole-heartedly into loving another. 974 more words

Faith

The War of Perception: "Ag-Gag" Laws

“Ag-gag is a term used for a variety of anti-whistleblower laws in the United States of America. In Utah and Iowa, the recording of undercover videos showing animal cruelty in farming practices is now illegal.The term “ag gag” for the laws was coined by Mark Bittman in an April 2011 New York Times column.” …

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Advocacy

The Ag-Gag Reflex: The Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act’s Impact on All of Us


On November 27, 2006, after heavy lobbying by the pharmaceutical and agricultural industries, the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act (AETA) was signed into law. The AETA makes it a terrorist offense to engage in certain speech and activity that causes an “animal enterprise” the loss of real or personal property. 588 more words

Animal Rights