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Chicken Slaughter

Why Are These People Standing In the Pouring Rain Outside a Slaughterhouse?

Anna Pippus | Posted 12.15.2015 | Green
Anna Pippus

Each business day, thousands of frightened animals will take their last breath inside this building. It's a chicken slaughterhouse and processing plant. Arriving by the truckload, chickens will be pulled from crates and yanked into shackles on a fast-moving conveyor belt.

Suspects Nabbed In Clubbing Of More Than 900 Chickens

Reuters | Posted 12.02.2014 | Crime

Oct 2 (Reuters) - Sheriff's deputies have arrested four teenage boys suspected of slaughtering more than 900 chickens that were beaten to death by i...

Someone Killed Nearly 1,000 Chickens With A Golf Club

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.01.2014 | Crime

Someone recently broke into a California poultry plant and bashed nearly 1,000 chickens to death with a golf club, according to police. At least o...

PHOTO: 'Humane Poultry Killer' Is A Chicken's Worst Nightmare

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 05.11.2012 | Home

Something tells us this "humane poultry killer" isn't all that humane. The above image, posted Thursday by Reddit user trevdak2, has been maki...

HEADS WILL ROLL: Broadcaster Under Fire For Airing Chicken Killing Stunt

Huffington Post | Lindsay Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Broadcaster ARY Digital is under fire from Ofcom (an independent UK communications regulatory agency) for airing graphic, up-close footage of a talent...

Kaparot: Yom Kippur In Crown Heights (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Photographer Matt Rodigheri has been documenting the Orthodox Jewish community in Crown Heights for a year. Kaparot, or "Atonement" is a custom per...