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Slate
How the Chicken Became the Unlikely Focus of the Animal Rights Movementthe cats, these number-crunchers said. Save the poultry. How did the activists
How the Chicken Became the Unlikely Focus of the Animal Rights Movement
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
the cats, these number-crunchers said. Save the poultry. How did the activists arrive at chicken rights? For activist Paul Shapiro, who founded a group called Compassion Over Killing in 1995 while still a high school student in Washington,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Gestation Crate Cruelty6,000 pigs are suffering right now, and this is only one pig operation- albeit
Gestation Crate Cruelty
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
6,000 pigs are suffering right now, and this is only one pig operation- albeit a very large one in Illinois. This week Paul Shapiro, vice president of the HSUS, sent us his weekly update on animal issues. One of them was this article re... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Pork producers defend gestation crates, but consumers demand changecurious animals are put in a coffin for their entire lives. It's hard to imagin
Pork producers defend gestation crates, but consumers demand change
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
curious animals are put in a coffin for their entire lives. It's hard to imagine a more miserable existence," said Paul Shapiro, vice president of the Humane Society of the United States. Top U.S. pork producer Smithfield Foods in 2007... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine egg production facility not among those going cage-freethe marketplace, Hillandale wants to supply that product, so it makes sense for
Maine egg production facility not among those going cage-free
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
the marketplace, Hillandale wants to supply that product, so it makes sense for us to do this.” That video, according to Paul Shapiro, HSUS vice president, showed chickens “crammed into cages, dead birds rotting in cages with live birds actually... Read more

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