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Fight Global Warming, Animal Cruelty and World Hunger With Meat Tax

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margie l (45)
Wednesday October 28, 2009, 11:22 am
This sounds like a plan !

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 28, 2009, 12:32 pm
I think it is time for a tax on vegies!!!!!!!!!

Amber T (1)
Wednesday October 28, 2009, 12:41 pm
No way, humans are not herbivores.

laura r (6)
Wednesday October 28, 2009, 12:52 pm

there is a sin tax applied to alcohol and tobacco. The consumption of corpses is a sin, and the $$$$ raised by taxing the consumers should be applied to the care of the victims of factory farming.

Wednesday October 28, 2009, 2:16 pm
With of course the flesh and sinew of a dead carcass as not particularly appetizing to my palate, I say alright, but then again my family eats the traditional American way. Still, I would be willing to pay a tax on meat for them. As for meat consumers, I suppose they're going to feel penalized and raise all cain about the mere suggestion.

As a Texan reared on corn fed beef, but going cold turkey on meat or anything that had a heart for sustenance intake since I was 21 (I'm now 56), I know this is going to raise eyebrows. Perspectives on what to eat for whatever reasons (health, religion, respect for fellow animals, or on what flat out just tastes good), a major change will take generations before it comes about.

I will say this though to all flesh gorging gulpers, eating meat is a primitive attribute and it is not a sole right to do's simply your choice...

Iain Parkes (0)
Wednesday October 28, 2009, 4:31 pm
and it tastes so nice! :)

Catherine Turley (192)
Wednesday October 28, 2009, 7:22 pm
they should tax the companies that do the most damage, and if the majority of those taxed are in the meat industry, so be it.

mary f (202)
Thursday October 29, 2009, 3:20 am
thanks simone

Jamie Clemons (282)
Thursday October 29, 2009, 11:31 am
NOOOOOOO Not another tax! I can't pay all my bills as it is.

serge vrabec (278)
Thursday October 29, 2009, 3:23 pm
Tax a meathead, hmmmmmm, interesting, lol. thx Simone.

. (0)
Sunday November 1, 2009, 2:56 am
Thannxxx.. man is just tooooooo greedy.. if they cut down on their consumption then there would not be an urgent need regarding these issues
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