Huffington Post has posted an absolutely horrifying undercover video exposing abuse of the pigs and piglets at a Wyoming pig breeding farm. WARNING: Graphic and disturbing…
The response by the National Pork Producers Council may sound familiar:
The FTC complaint is the latest attack by animal-rights activists on America’s hog farmers, an assault that seems obviously in response to the U.S. pork industry’s strident opposition to congressional legislation that would allow federal bureaucrats to tell farmers how to raise and care for their animals.
If it sounds familiar it is because the verbiage is about the same as that used by the abortion industry whenever pro-lifers expose its underbelly. For instance, here was Planned Parenthood’s April 23 response to an undercover video sting it thinks was conducted at several of its facilities on the topic of sex selective abortions:
Recent attempts to restrict or deny access to safe abortion… [is] primarily a political tactic of groups who work to make abortion illegal. Planned Parenthood opposes legislation that intrudes on the doctor/patient relationship….
Direct word substitution:
The ___ complaint is the latest attack by anti-choice activists on America’s abortion providers, an assault that seems obviously in response to the U.S. abortion industry’s strident opposition to congressional legislation that would allow federal bureaucrats to tell doctors how to care for their patients.