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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