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Egg-Tastic: California Sets the Standard

In 2003 a San Diego County, California, egg producer was investigated by the county's Animal Services Department because a neighbor saw his workers emptying bucketfuls of squirming hens (hens who had …

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Five Million Pounds of Meat Can’t Be Wrong, or Can It?

The truly shocking thing about the latest and exceptionally massive recall involving Huntington Meat Packing Inc. out of California (read the details here) is not the fact that more than five million …

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Factory Farming vs. Islamic Law

The conflict between factory farming practices and Islamic law is leading many Muslims to eat more vegetables. For the vast majority of Muslims, eating meat has always been an unquestionable God-gi…

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7 Ways to Keep Yourself Safe from Superbugs

We all know factory farming is bad for the environment, and we're finding more and more evidence suggesting it's bad for our health, as well. MSNBC just published a piece about the superbugs in meat; …

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Factory Farms Breed Dangerous Food

The environmental and economic effects of factory farms on rural communities are well known. These facilities cannot process the enormous amounts of waste produced by thousands of animals, so they…

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A Green Thanksgiving for Everyone

We are hosting Thanksgiving dinner at my house this year, and like many of you out there I have the monumental task of making a wide variety of people happy. I've got a newly vegan mom, a picky sister…

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