I previously covered these crazy “ag-gag” laws being passed in states with large meat production industries back in March in my piece: States Move to Criminalize Whistleblowing on Food Fraud and Animal Cruelty. Such laws represent a really disturbing macro trend in America where, rather than deal with inhumane, criminal and immoral practices, large corporations and government would just rather the public not know. The Obama Administration exemplified this practice perfectly in its recently exposed war on journalism.
The good news is that if care enough and stand our ground through non-violent resistance, we can win. We are already seeing examples of this in the battle against “ag-gag.” Continue reading »