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It's Time for Factory Farms to Pay Their Fair Share

Wenonah Hauter | Posted 04.23.2014 | Green
Wenonah Hauter

Big chicken processing companies generate 1.5 billion pounds of fowl waste annually in Delmarva (the Delaware, Maryland, Virginia tri-state area), and...

Confessions Of A Chicken Processing Plant Worker

Posted 03.05.2013 | Business

In 2010, over a year before the pink slime scandal came to light, there was a viral photo of pre-chicken nugget meat paste, more technically known as ...

A Real Hero in the Chesapeake Bay

Wenonah Hauter | Posted 12.11.2012 | Green
Wenonah Hauter

Kathy Phillips is standing up to Perdue, a company responsible for a large percentage of the pollution pouring into the Chesapeake Bay and surrounding waterways.

Industrial Chicken Farmer From 'Food, Inc.' Switches To Sustainable Farming

Posted 08.10.2012 | Food

Remember Carole Morison from the documentary "Food, Inc."? She was the chicken farmer under contract with Perdue, the country's third largest chicken ...

Why Did O'Malley Cross the Road? Because Big Chicken Told Him To

Scott Edwards | Posted 07.16.2012 | Green
Scott Edwards

Gov. O'Malley's closeness to Perdue was evidenced in 70 pages of emails acquired under a freedom of information request -- but subsequent disclosures indicate that the relationship may be even more tangled than was originally thought.

Dem's Decision Could Help Obama In Key 2012 State

AP | By MICHAEL BIESECKER and TOM BREEN | Posted 01.27.2012 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The key battleground state of North Carolina is still within President Barack Obama's grasp, despite Democratic Gov. Beverly Perdue's...

Perdue Tries To Improve Perception Of Chicken With New Campaign

Posted 08.28.2011 | Food

Perdue is launching a new national television ad campaign that focuses on the slogan "We Believe in a Better Chicken." In the TV spots, the viewers ca...

An Open Letter to North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue: Support Community Broadband

Lawrence Lessig | Posted 07.20.2011 | Technology
Lawrence Lessig

H.129 is terrible public policy. The Internet is essential infrastructure for the 21st century, and communities that rely solely upon private companies to provide public infrastructure will always have second-rate service.

Outgoing Gov. Sonny Perdue To GOP: Avoid 'Gang-Type Mentality' On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Outgoing Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue recently issued some parting advice to his fellow Republicans: Tread carefully on the issue of immigration and don'...