Across the country, rural residents are voicing concerns about the environmental and economic impacts of increasingly large concentrated animal operations in their communities.Continue Reading
A proposed line speed increase from 140 to 175 birds per minute at chicken-processing plants would reverse the efforts of labor and animal welfare advocates.Continue Reading
Federal crop insurance and livestock indemnity programs mainly serve larger, industrial farms. After a disaster like Hurricane Florence, where do small farmers turn?Continue Reading
Claire explains why from hot dogs to beer to chips and even charcoal, you don’t have much of a choice in whom you pay to celebrate.Continue Reading
In America today, wealth and political power are more concentrated than at any point in our country’s history.
The Open Markets Institute, formerly the Open Markets program at New America, was founded to protect liberty and democracy from these extreme -- and growing -- concentrations of private power.
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