Fabrice Nicolino, Author of “The Meat Industry Threatens Our World”
The images in the following program
are very sensitive and may be as disturbing to viewers as they were to
us. However,we have to show the truth about cruelty to animals.
(IN FRENCH): Concerned viewers this is the Stop Animal Cruelty series
on Supreme Master Television. In his latest book entitled “The Meat
Industry Threatens our World,” Fabrice Nicolino, a French journalist,
author and environmental advocate explores the history of the bloody and
violent livestock industry.
Nicolino (m): The people, the public needs to know exactly where
meat comes from and how the animals are treated.
Mr. Nicolino (m): We delegate it in
fact to men and women who are far removed from us, geographically,
socially, and mentally.
We delegate them to treat the animals as
objects. We delegate them to take care of killing the animals in
slaughterhouses and we don’t want to see that.
Mr Nicolino (m): “As long as there
will be slaughterhouses, there will be battlefields.” I agree 100% with
that. I think that there is a deep link, symbolic and mental, between
slaughterhouses, this terrible way of treating the animals, and the
dreadful way that humans are treated in certain crises, in certain
HOST: The book, published in late 2009, has
received great attention in France as it is the first work ever in
French that investigates the nation’s factory farms.
In the book
Mr. Nicolino also analyzes the production of animal products across the
globe and concludes that the entire system is a clear and present
danger to the survival of humanity and our planet.