08 Jan '12, 1am

The Innocent 10,153,000,000 Victims Of The U.S. Food Industry | Care2 Causes

The Innocent 10,153,000,000 Victims Of The U.S. Food Industry | Care2 Causes

This story was shared by Robert Grillo, the founder of Free From Harm . Grillo started the nonprofit group to make people aware that their choice of food matters. “Food choice is the most powerful tool we have for creating a healthier and more humane world for people, animals and the environment, says Grillo.” The activist strongly believes in social justice for animals, especially farm animals that are seen as “commodities” rather than living beings. The vast number of animals slaughtered in the U.S. each year for food is mindboggling, but the millions that are allowed to linger until they die is beyond any sense of humanity. FARM (Farm Animal Rights Movement) has released its report on animals killed for food in the US in 2010 based largely on the USDA’s own data. Of all the findings, perhaps the most mind numbing statistic is this: Of the 10,153,000,000 land animals sys...

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