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Bay Area Group Joining Others in LA For Demo at Farmer John Slaughterhouse 300 scheduled
Farmer John kills 6000 pigs a day .. their slaughterhouse covers a block with 8 foot walls
JOIN THE 300 EXPECTED
Farmer John Slaughterhouse Demo
Saturday, May 4, 2013
10:00am – 1:00pm
3049 E. Vernon Avenue
Los Angeles, CA
Farmer John is a slaughterhouse covering a whole block.. with 8 foot high walls on which
are murals of happy pigs
Please join FARM
A group of us from DxE - Bay Area will be making the trip down to LA for a slaughterhouse demo being organized by FARM and grassroots activists.
Let us know if you'd like to join us, so we can road trip together!
Contact us at dxe [at] directactioneverywhere.com with questions.
2012 FARM Activists Arrested at Slaughterhouse Demonstration
At 10:50 am Pacific Time this morning, FARM president Dr. Alex Hershaft led
a somber protest as a small group of activists put themselves on the line in
the name of animal freedom. The setting was Farmer John, the largest
slaughterhouse on the West Coast. As the transport trucks turned in for
their morning delivery of new victims, they found the entrance to the
slaughterhouse blocked by two brave people, forcing the slaughter operations
to come to a temporary halt.
Few people can relate to the tragedy of animal agriculture better than Alex
Hershaft, a holocaust survivor. In his own words, "The bucolic murals
depicting pigs cavorting in verdant fields that mask the brutal slaughter of
millions of innocents behind those Farmer John walls are just as devious and
cynical as the inscription 'Work makes you free' upon entering the Auschwitz
But FARM's activists know that actions speak louder than words. While being
arrested may bring discomfort, it is nothing compared to the horrors
inflicted on billions of animals each year. The necessary work is far from
done, so stand in solidarity with these courageous demonstrators.
Michael A. Weber
Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM)
farmusa.org Attention: Michael
Get Active for World Farm Animals Day
October 2nd, http://www.WFAD.org
There are millions of pictures, videos and films
of innocent murdered pigs in the world's abbatoirs... in contrast to Farmer John