States weigh laws that would make it an act of terrorism to report abuses at factory farms

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How do you keep consumers in the dark about the horrors of factory farms? By making it an "act of terrorism" for anyone to investigate animal cruelty, food safety or environmental violations on the corporate-controlled farms that produce the bulk of our meat, eggs and dairy products.

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It's ALEC again, submitting these model bills at the state level to benefit their corporate members at the expense of our health and, possibly, our lives.

related item on the message board with a link to another article:

ALEC is at it again ... 'Shocking: Reporting Factory Farm Abuses to be Considered "Act of Terrorism" If New Laws Pass'

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We Need to Listen to the Founders and Stop the Forever War.

Just a little over a year ago during his speech at the National Defense University here in Washington, D.C., President Obama talked about winding down Bush’s War on Terror. But as American bombers continue to strike against ISIS in Iraq and now Syria, it now looks like the War on Terror will be with us for years to come. And that’s a really dangerous thing for our democracy.

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