Ethical Issues In The Industrial Farming Industry

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In the articles “An Animal’s Place,” by Michael Pollan, and “The Omnivore 's Delusion: Against The Agri-intellectuals,” by Blake Hurst. The authors express their opinions about industrial farming, the ethics behind factory farming, and the processes used in the farming industry. While Pollan and Hurst’s opinions may differ, they share a common interest- to educate consumer on the origin and treatment of their food .In “An Animal’s Place,” Michael Pollan discusses many ethical issues that are faced within the industrial farming industry. First, Pollan implies that we are on the rise of an ‘animal liberation’ movement. The author says “...animal liberation is the logical next step in the forward march of moral progression…” (Pollan 362). This
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