horsemeat

The people of the United States do not see horses as a source of food, and despite all the scrutiny and pressure coming to bear on the horse slaughter industry, it has shown itself to be consistently reckless, unsafe and inhumane. There's no redeeming it.
Some foreign companies look at beloved American horses and see only two things: profit and food. They want to turn these majestic animals into frozen meat products for Europe and Asia, with no concerns about the unconscionable cost on life, health, the environment, or the integrity of our culture.
The U.S. and the European Union are beginning trade negotiations on a major new treaty designed to strengthen the lagging economies on both sides of the pond. Unfortunately, if history is any guide, the negotiations threaten to wreak havoc on our public health and safety protections.
Five states looking to snag millions of U.S. taxpayer dollars to inspect horse meat plants may want to rethink their plans in light of a precipitous drop in demand.
Temple Grandin, who has applied herself to reforming the slaughter of cattle with some success, seems to straddle the line on the issue of using American horses as meat as she says, "It's a less bad option to slaughter them here," than in unregulated facilities abroad. But is the "less bad" option the right one?
Europe's horsemeat scandal erupted in January, when testing in Ireland revealed that some beef products also contained equine
"Everything we've heard is that everything is a 'go' and that it should be okay," De Los Santos said. After the plant is
Europe's horsemeat scandal erupted in January, when testing in Ireland revealed that some beef products also contained equine
In the wake of the horse meat scandal rocking Europe, a new survey by YouGov Omnibus reveals that nearly one out of three
The costume, retailing for £39.99 (around $60.00), includes both a "burger tunic" and a horse head mask. Yay or neigh? Become
IKEA has since pulled from stores three other Dafgard-produced products, in addition to the meatballs: Wiener sausages in
What is the USDA doing to stop this terrible problem? Unbelievably, we understand they intend to move forward with processing one of the pending applications before them for a horse slaughter operation here in the U.S.
IKEA announced this week that it would recall meatballs and sausages from its stores across Europe amid concerns that they might contain horsemeat. In doing so, IKEA became the latest retail giant involved in a scandal so complex that it reads like a political crime thriller. Only it's real.
Taco Bell said the horsemeat issue is isolated to its UK market, where the Mexican-inspired chain has just three restaurants
“The issue has so far only affected the performance of individual markets rather than where consumers are choosing to shop
As long as we remain unaware of carnism, the system that guides our food choices like an invisible hand, we will see eating (certain) animals as a given, rather than a choice.
Workers at Elisa Technologies, based in Gainesville, Fla., say they’ve received nearly 1,000 requests in recent weeks for
"We took all the necessary measures and decided to expand control activities at other enterprises," Irimescu, who would not
"We have informed the authorities accordingly," Nestle said in a statement on Monday. "There is no food safety issue." Nestle
Governments across Europe have stressed that horsemeat poses little or no health risk, although some carcasses have been