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What It Means to Be "Farmed"


Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, killing, sadness )

Frans
- 409 days ago - greenerideal.com
As Thanksgiving creeps up and grocery stores across North America are stocked with turkeys, thousands of protesters across the globe will take to the streets on October 2 to mark World Day for Farmed Animals (WDFA), an action organized by Farm Animal...



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Ben Oscarsito (342)
Monday October 7, 2013, 5:20 am
What it means to be a vegetarian...It feels good!
 

Natasha Salgado (563)
Monday October 7, 2013, 7:03 am
Farmed animals only know suffering-neglect-loneliness-fear and agonizing pain. It's an appalling ghastly industry. Thx Frans
 

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 2:05 am
noted thank god for being vegetarian
 

Keith H. (0)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 2:16 am
Noted. Thanks
 

(8)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 2:48 am
Voilà une excellente initiative afin de sensibiliser les gens au sort réservé à toutes ces pauvres bêtes qui seront sacrifiées. Bravo !!!
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 4:11 am
I certainly wished it was easy to determine what is and is not humanely raised meat. Is it grass fed or pasture raised? Is it how the animal was slaughtered? Does it have to be certified? I think the transparency is what is needed, and a change in how people view meat as part of the diet.
 

Helen Porter (40)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 4:26 am
Pain and chemicals don't belong in my body.

 

Gloria picchetti (299)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 4:35 am
Factory farming is immoral.
 

Karen Martinez (18)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 4:46 am
How sad that people don't care about animals enough to treat them well. They obviously don't care about people either.
 

Ruth S. (304)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 7:13 am
It means not having the right to decide your fate, if you live or die!
 

Jill Vickerman (425)
Wednesday October 9, 2013, 7:21 am
Thanks Frans, i have always disliked this time of year because of all the slaughter. I wish everyone would just see that its wrong!
 

Ana Lopes (81)
Thursday October 10, 2013, 2:18 am
It means being robbed from all joy, comfort and hope.
 
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