The Beginning of a Movement
by Kath Rogers
Think back to the last time you were cramped in a middle seat on an airplane. You are uncomfortable and you fidget throughout the flight because the passengers next to you are much too close for comfort. Now imagine your plane is landing early so it is forced to sit twenty extra minutes on the tarmac waiting for the gate to open. You are sweating and have been crowded for hours. You are hot, sticky and your body aches; all you can think about is how badly you want to get up and stretch your legs.
Now imagine that you are never allowed to get up out of that seat. This is where you will eat, sleep, breathe, and go to the bathroom for the entirety of your life. Read More
This is an interesting insight into the mentality of those that are pushing for the passage of the Farm Animal Cruelty Ban in California. They refuse to believe that there are benefits to putting hens in cages and consequences to the banning of this practice. With the push for more locally grown food, these people are trying to push this segment of agriculture further away from California.