20 Aug '16, 11am

From @ecorazzi: #vegan A VICTORY FOR MISGUIDED, FEELGOOD, HIPSTER BULLSHIT-MERCHANTS

One day soon, nearly every egg you eat will be from a hen who’s crammed into a barn with several thousand others. Yep, she’ll still be debeaked with a hot blade because the stress of exploitation causes her to engage in injurious pecking of herself and others. Sure, the producers may induce forced moulting by starving her for a week or two to compel her to regenerate her egg-laying. Of course, those tiny little male chicks will likely still be ground up alive, thrown into trash bags and left to die, or, if they’re lucky, suffocated shortly after birth. And of course, her poor body, will be racked by osteoporosis and other degenerative illnesses caused by the physical stress of being engineered to lay more than 20 times the number of eggs of her wild cousin. Then, when she stops laying, she’ll be transported a long distance to the slaughterhouse without food or water, where...

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