I am so excited for these issues to finally be addressed!! I have read The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan and have been captivated by this intriguing hidden truth about the production of our food. 92 more words
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By Charles Kenny March 31, 2014
As tax season ramps up, we’re bound to hear proposals aimed at making the revenue system simpler and more efficient. 712 more words
Kentucky: Don’t Let Abusers Cover Up Cruelty!
Just a few weeks ago, The Humane Society of the United States exposed horrific cruelty at a major Kentucky pig factory; including pigs locked into cages so small they couldn’t turn around and mother pigs being fed the remains of their diseased piglets. 152 more words
I wrote this on the sad news that Idaho has become the first state to pass the ag-gag legislation:
Idaho is now the first state to pass legislation criminalizing the taking of video inside factory farms as well as the distribution of such videos, a practice referred to as “ag-gag.” Idaho State Representative John Rusche (D) described Senate Bill 1337 as an “affront against freedom of speech and the first amendment.” 302 more words