Letter to Editor

Dear Editor,


Nearly 240 years ago, our founding fathers declared our national independence  

from Great Britain. This 4th of July, let's declare our independence from the  

meat industry.


More than 60 percent of U.S. agricultural subsidies pay for meat, dairy, and  

egg production. Fresh fruit and vegetable farmers receive less than one  

percent of the total. It's time to declare our independence by stopping these  



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