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originally posted by: projectvxn
a reply to: CptGreenTea
Food is a necessity and while YOU may not see pork in particular there are many who see it as a staple protein and you have no business dictating to those people what their diet shall be.
originally posted by: AlexandrosTheGreat
Wow I am quite surprised by the mockery and total absence of reason here.
originally posted by: Xtrozero
Well good on them, state's rights and all, also I'll never live there again, my rights
originally posted by: ketsuko
And while I am not saying things are wonderful in factory farming, I am sick and tired of the California government wielding its state market like a cudgel to force every other state to follow along, so in this case, I won't be sorry.
Smithfield became a subsidiary of the publicly traded Chinese corporation after the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) said the acquisition would not endanger national security.