KFC - Robert Treyes UCI Tech Write 2PM A Reason to Turn...

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Robert Treyes UCI Tech Write 2PM A Reason to Turn Vegan “KFC = Kentucky Fried Cruelty” It’s undeniable that KFC is “Hmm Hmm Good”, but have you ever thought about how that tender chicken breast got into that Colonel’s bucket? Pilgrim’s Pride is the leading supplier of chicken for KFC, and is facing a scandal by animal rights activists. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, PETA, released a secret tape that caught West Virginia workers kicking, stomping, and slamming chickens against the wall. Workers justified their actions by saying that they were expected to kill up to 33 birds per minute and it was faster to accomplish this goal by tossing the chickens. The investigator that video taped the incident at Moorefield documented what went through his daily routine. He was hired to hang the chicken on the conveyor belt and often saw chickens suffocating from the piles dropped onto the belt. Since they were too many birds still alive, employees would take out their frustrations by throwing them against the wall. In another incident, an employee severed the head of a chicken and used its blood to graffiti on the wall. The most startling incident of his investigation is that a
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