Polls have shown time and again that the American public is not in agreement with the way farm animals are treated today. And yet weeks, months, even years pass with no action being taken to correct the situation. Agribusiness corporations, in the meantime, methodically and with unwavering determination, move ahead with their plans for expansion - a new breeding sow facility here, a new egg-laying operation there; more cheap low-quality meat for the masses, more infestation of our air and our water, more health hazards to our children, more profit for the rich at the expense of, well, everyone; and lest we forget, more animals bred to a life of undeserved agony. Why do we stand idly by as time and again these cancerous tumors take root in our land?
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