By Kyle Sharp
For those of you wondering how the Humane Society of the United States could be causing such negative consumer confidence related to modern livestock production, here is a link to a video you may want to watch:
Needless to say, once you’ve watched it, you’ll probably need to do some very physical exercise of some kind to release the anger it generates, because the false accusations, sensationalism and misinformation is abundant. But the point is to recognize the message that is being delivered.
This is Paul Shapiro of HSUS delivering a presentation to college students and others at a gathering in Grand Rapids, Mich. He is polished, confident, very matter of fact and most importantly, nobody is there to refute a word he says. I wonder how many times he has given that presentation in the past year, and to how many people. If you were the typical consumer, with very little to no knowledge of how your food is raised and produced, and you sat through that presentation, what thoughts would be going through your mind on the drive home?… Continue readingRead More »