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Gone off fish

In the growing debate on industrial animal farming, aquaculture remains largely ignored. Yet with its severe animal welfare implications, its worrying threats to human health and its disastrous environmental impact, this gigantic industry raises some very serious concerns for us all. 1,123 more words

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Starving the world

Two thirds of farmed animals are reared in industrial systems where they are confined, crowded and mutilated. This makes meat and dairy production the biggest cause of animal suffering worldwide. 1,109 more words

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Some mothers work harder than others

They say that women forget the pain of labour as soon as their children are born. Despite 17 hours of exhausting contractions, I have to say I found this to be remarkably true. 920 more words

Farm Animal Welfare