More Animal Cruelty Exposed

Reading Time: 5 minutes Chickens are subjected to unspeakable acts of cruelty, all for fun, before they are processed. These acts were secretly videotaped by Mercy for Animals, an organization devoted to exposing and preventing such treatment. In the future, these exposés may no longer be legal because of “ag-gag” laws promoted by the agriculture industry, and by the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) — the same conservative think tank behind stand-your-ground gun laws, voter ID laws — and mandates to force schools to teach climate change denial.

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Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight

Reading Time: 4 minutes The NRA has millions of dollars, and millions of aggressive supporters who knock on doors, hand out fliers, make phone calls, and register voters — while most of their opponents do nothing but tweet and post clever memes on Facebook. In the meantime, an average of one mass shooting occurs in the US every day.