Journalist to Film Factory Farms from Above Using Drones to Get Around Ag Gag Laws

July 8, 2014 by  
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Footage of what happens on factory farms has horrified people in the past, so much so that several states have made it illegal to document livestock operations. But investigative journalist, Will Potter hopes to get around the “ag gag” laws by using drones to photograph the farms from the air. But he needs help raising the finances to undertake the project so he can pay for the equipment, legal expenses, video production and other equipment he needs to make a short documentary, create an e-book and document abuses at factory farms. His Kickstarter campaign (which ends today) has already raised $48,000, with a promise to match all donations above $45,000. Read the rest of Journalist to Film Factory Farms from Above Using Drones to Get Around Ag Gag Laws Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ag , documentary , drone , factory , farm , feedlot , food , footage , gag , henner , journalist , kickstarter , laws , livestock , mishka , operation , potter , safety , Satellite , will

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BP Sends Fake Journalist to Cover the Gulf Spill

June 25, 2010 by  
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Image via Alligator Farm Is there no end to BP’s hypocrisies and ludicrous actions? Evidently not. Here’s the latest, in a long line of curious blunders and aggravating insensitivities: after being publicly chastised time and again for denying access to journalists , BP has evidently loosed its own “journalists” on the scene to really get to the meat of the story .

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Is this the First of Many "Oil Spill Suicides"?

June 25, 2010 by  
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Well, it is depressing… Image: NASA, public domain.

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Walmart’s Sustainability Initiatives Explained

June 25, 2010 by  
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Image courtesy of Matt Kistler/Walmart This guest post was written by Matt Kistler, senior vice-president of sustainability at Walmart.

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Vacationers Ignore Tar Balls, Children Play on Oiled Beach (Video)

June 25, 2010 by  
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And now for your daily dose of WTF.

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