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MORRIS: To be tapped, or not to be tapped

March 25, 2014 • 0
The too often unspoken secret of secret societies is that they make some of us feel wanted, special and worthy precisely because they make others of us, even if only momentarily, feel unwanted, anxious and lame.
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MORRIS: Big poultry, big cruelty

November 7, 2013 • 0
Today, hungry students will flock to dining halls for one of Yale’s most popular dishes, providing a fitting opportunity to reflect on how we treat the birds we eat.
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MORRIS: Cut King’s race to the bottom

October 30, 2013 • 0
The King Amendment essentially sets up a “race to the bottom” in terms of farm animal welfare, food safety, farm workers’ rights and environmental laws related to agriculture.
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MORRIS: Nix the King Amendment

September 4, 2013 • 0
For the animals, the environment, public health — and above all for our own consciences — it is vital that Congress send the King Amendment straight to slaughter.
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MORRIS: Don’t stifle food watchdogs

April 1, 2013 • 0
Given that we do not have anywhere near the number of inspectors needed to monitor what is happening in the hundreds of thousands of factory farms across our nation, we depend on whistle-blowing employees and animal welfare and food safety groups to be our food supply watchdogs.
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MORRIS: Ban CT’s cruelest factory farm practices

January 25, 2013 • 0
Gestation crates and veal crates are unnecessary. There is no justification.
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MORRIS: Funding a fecal flood

November 27, 2012 • 0
“Manure” doesn’t do justice to the slew of toxic poisons.
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MORRIS: Forgo the Turkey

November 16, 2012 • 0
It’s time we rethink the ritual of eating turkey.