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What Are Ag-Gag Laws?

What Are Ag-Gag Laws?

Whistleblowers have long played a role in exposing the rampant abuses found in factory farms across the U.S., dating back to Upton Sinclair's 1906 novel about the Chicago meat industry, "The Jungle."  In recent...
The Oldest ‘Ag-Gag’ Law in the U.S. Ruled Unconstitutional

The Oldest ‘Ag-Gag’ Law in the U.S. Ruled Unconstitutional

The oldest ag-gag law in the U.S. has been ruled unconstitutional. The term "ag-gag" refers to laws that target whistleblowers of animal abuse within the farming industry. The laws aim to prevent undercover filming or...

What’s The Difference Between Ed Snowden and Animal Rights Activists?

On August 8th it was announced that two Australian animal rights activists, Christopher Delforce and Dorrotya Kiss, were ‘let-off’ of the charges brought against them by pork farmers. Delforce and Kiss were facing charges...