Will Potter

  • New Laws Would Make Environmental Protest “Terrorism”

    There's a vibrant environmental protest movement reviving "direct action" techniques like tree-sitting. In Oregon, in the summer of 2011, one blockade took 50 cops, a backhoe, and a 125-foot-crane to remove treesitters. A few days later, activists...

  • Beat Your Meat: Factory Farmers Want to Choke Their Chickens in Private

    In California, cows too sick to walk are being killed and fed to schoolchildren. In Wyoming, video footage has discovered workers at a Tyson supplier kicking live piglets and pummeling mother pigs. These abuses went undiscovered by the USDA. We only...