12 Oct '11, 6am

Taxpayers Fund Animal Cruelty and Environmental Devastation | Care2 Causes

Taxpayers Fund Animal Cruelty and Environmental Devastation | Care2 Causes

“A new report finds that $62 of every $100 that U.S. farmers earn comes from one level of government or another. In 2009, that added up to a staggering $180.8-billion (U.S.).” ~ The Global Mail, 2010 … As explained in Animal Cruelty: Who is to Blame? , the atrocities of animal slavery are essentially consumer-generated. What this means is that not only are consumers responsible for the brutality that is inflicted on our behalf, we also have the power to actually put an end to widespread animal cruelty by refusing to purchase products and services that involve exploitation in any form. But many people may not be aware of how much taxpayers are indirectly, but overwhelmingly, helping to fund this excessive and corrupt business in another way: government assistance. When you begin to investigate the huge excesses and waste associated with large-scale animal farming, it become...

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