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-- morning assault -- -- conservatives to -- and author of the Norwich on both floor.
Evidence of harm winner of the 2005.
Investigative reporters and editors -- award for best book.
And finalist for the New York Public Library Helen -- -- an award for excellence in journalism.
-- although -- Brooklyn in her book is called.
Animal factoring the looming threat of industrial pig dairy and -- farms to humans and environment.
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Book of days at Amazon on Travis and it's a major publishers -- -- not some jumped.
Self publish details so that we welcome -- the border emerald.
Under the cover tomorrow and instrument thank you mr.
Imus thanks for having -- back on.
You know when I first with a book came out march 2 has started selling fairly well but right now it's not duties when you can't get on in this program.
Not yet national broadcasting television is not really responded to.
What what what what in your -- told you that The Today -- or FOX & Friends.
Or good -- in America.
Wants to have you want to talk about how -- called home meats processed.
Reporters or pigs were both absorbed well you know it is a topic that people don't want to face I mean I would say my book is more than just a catalog of -- it does tell real stories about real people.
NPR on -- senator reads like a thriller -- compared to Upton Sinclair.
Booklets set it was a compelling and they are.
So swell and -- -- dreadful you know I was scheduled to go on one of their shows in the council on course and they said they were a little tired of the topic.
I don't I don't wanna hear about the topic nobody there's an accomplice to the president and First Lady what a day and I actually like to what do they do I have not heard back from anybody don't know I don't know why the president and -- -- don't wanna talk about most was how the president doesn't care about -- forward responsible.
Because everytime you -- gonna hamburger and a -- because everytime I see the president on the First Lady are some hamburger joint.
I mean I've got on my wives that it's going to be that good I mean that you can say that you don't just snap snap -- of the president that are not rehearsed or not at least plan.
What you I'd like to talk about the Obama's.
If I could because on one hand I wrote a piece for Washington Post online outlining what Obama had promised in -- helped him win the Iowa Caucuses taking the stance against.
These factory farms.
And he was doing pretty well but then I want to ask myself a couple of the questions after -- wrote a piece for example.
Under the Bush Administration.
We fed cattle to cattle in three different ways blood products are given to dairy -- as a formula.
We -- restaurant scraps to cattle and we feed believe it or not chicken crap to cap.
Now we feed cattle chickens and when they eat that feed it spills into their letter.
We have so much litter we kept -- -- fertilizer so what do we do.
We feed it to our house now mrs.
Obama talks about organic garden and -- children need to eat healthy lunches and everything.
And they let the FDA permit the feeding of starts with an -- and is -- hit.
To our children and if people think that's boring.
Then there's not much you can do -- Me -- elementary -- going to speak quietly -- The president.
As every other politician.
Who's ever run for anything.
Says all kinds of stuff when you run.
They have no intention.
Of honoring the whatever any -- they may try to campaign John will if you weren't -- -- -- one or did well I can't no of course not that.
And I and -- no different government and it -- or any better than anybody else as -- I did you point out the doctor about a new for example.
A new culture on Wall Street.
The day he got elected not to day that he was sworn in today he got elected.
They call every -- on Wall Street Bob Rubin and Larry Summers and try to generously as long.
So -- -- know they have they have no interest in them.
So my my question -- And and and had a child to on the Charles about the -- -- So how do we get people -- left I don't talk to look at -- as a Smart guy.
You can't get -- nobody wants to hear about it don't have her with his horror stories.
About how -- About -- this this product to process so my question for use.
Is it possible.
To meet the demand the commercial demand for meat and poultry and all of -- character dolls that currency.
In a more humane way to raise animals more here mainly.
To slaughter -- more -- mainly.
Is that possible.
Absolutely we just -- more farmers 2% of the population produces 100% of the food what are we doubled.
We have a jobs crisis in this country why don't -- young people young families can in the farming.
Make the rules warfare get rid of the subsidies for all the grain that we feed these animals put a ban on antibiotic use -- -- treaty -- sick animal.
Make sure that it producers can get their animals to the market through humane.
And regional processing plants we don't have any of those things of this country and that's those are the types of things.
That Obama ran up.
It's not sound like a generational -- look at McKenna -- family farm family farmer.
Actually make money and they know absolutely got -- now yes grabs fed won't say who -- his -- farms -- a penalty but will they contract with individual farmers who on the debt and the manure.
The companies owned the animals and and they basically pay these people to -- babysit the animals until they grow up.
So they did so they -- animals are armor are raised slaughtered this one.
Because it's cheaper to do -- it's much cheaper as more profitable for the companies and the problem comes out on the other hand.
It causes a catastrophic health care costs catastrophic and I was not even aware how bad it is in addition to feeding chicken crap.
To our -- a brand new report -- can count on Friday as bad reports always do.
Not getting a lot of coverage in the media on the -- bridges residue program for cattle in this country and this is a USDA document.
And they said that USDA is from the inspector general is not doing its job in -- and they found in our beef.
Drugs heavy metals and pesticides these all come from the factory -- -- kind of reiterated a house ordered him Menard.
But you have a million eggs and bacon a at your resentment and talking about the V -- and -- the chickens and count.
And then you wonder -- you can't get up and in this program.
What -- lost -- -- and we'll see guys that I don't think -- hundred block of time and is over there he's got his headphones off on looking at him and thought from Obama Bob Smart guy.
-- -- -- -- -- -- And these include page and I think it -- it could end up and Atlanta and but I'm reads everything merger read animal factored -- I will give it a look but -- no you.
You know I mean.
On that may be Lou go on the back burner I don't know I'm not sure why people -- I'm not sure operated on me and I'm trying to get -- arena but I've really weak stomach -- -- -- -- all by China.
But this is not again just about all the terrible things that happen its factory farms it's about people who are defending their communities.
Bringing in greater regulations -- more enforcement and promoting an alternative way of raising animals in this country.
In a way that is humane sustainable and can produce affordable food.
That's that's healthy and again if you're not registered in pollution appearance in the animal rights if you -- an -- what's happening to people who live near -- facilities.
This is his catalog of horrors of the stuff that we put into the feed that these animals eat and the residue that's left -- time.
Arsenic copper antibiotics -- can Posner -- toxicity they can cause developmental delays they can cause.
A whole host.
Of illnesses and this is in our food that we're feeding to our children and when they are spread along.
These acres of land because I have nothing else to do with the animal waste.
The heavy metals particularly go into the into the soil.
And remain there.
-- -- they cannot be removed I've seen.
Cropland where you can't expect anything because that always has some copper and zinc in which doctors and copper in our beef is a real problem and you -- items that were on a business channel on the news.
This is a massive business story and it's -- -- reported.
Slowing or you're not gonna get what you think of Rudolph gonna put us right at you crazy up and then well you know I went on CNBC awhile ago all wanna -- saw -- about a year ago came out -- went on it.
And and and they've reported that this was hurting the hog industry -- Costa hog industry a billion dollars about -- angle.
Well we in -- to try to get on electrons to order Cabrera or so -- I have Paul bearer at the same responses and PR.
And Stewart we haven't heard back on you know there's some funny stuff in him and we have a -- bubbles and Indiana we're not gonna get -- -- because they're not gonna.
They're they're they're not going to be where you want someone -- -- safe to do that area and that's not safe to -- on.
While factory farms and his -- --
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