Meat-packing industry’s cruelty not joking matter
I love a goofy holiday as much as anybody, but there’s nothing lighthearted about the cruelty inherent in the meat industry in “Bite into Athens’ ‘Meat Week’ festivities,” published February 1, 2010.
Chickens have their beaks cut off with hot blades. Pigs are castrated and have their tails chopped off. Cows are burned with hot irons.