factory farm fire

Lack of Proper Precautions Lead to Factory Farm Fires

Compassion Over Killing Staff Uncategorized

AgLast week, leaking ammonia caused an animal slaughter plant in China to go up in flames, resulting in 120 human deaths, and an unknown number of chickens also perished. While many have pointed fingers at China’s lax safety standards–and it’s justifiable that these standards be looked at–it’s also time to reexamine the fire safety standards in U.S. slaughter plants and factory farms.

genesis award

Update: ABC World News Report on COK Investigation Wins Genesis Award

Compassion Over Killing Staff Investigations

Whether it’s television, print news, radio, film, or music, media has the power to shape—and change—social attitudes as well as our behaviors for the good. To celebrate the important role that news and entertainment media play in raising awareness about animal protections issues, the Humane Society of the United States hosts the annual Genesis Awards.