Paul Shapiro

Director of the Humane Society's Factory Farming Campaign

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Paul Shapiro on KCRW

Arizona and Florida now ban the raising of pregnant pigs in confining cages.

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Arizona and Florida now ban the raising of pregnant pigs in confining cages.

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