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Payday lenders who have suffered the severe consequences of the pandemic are anxiously awaiting the end of most government programs in the United States. Those who follow the industry say high cost loans can never be fully paid off. Since 2020, the federal government has increased unemployment benefits, federal stimulus payments and evictions. In fact, …

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What is a payday loan? payday loans are generally short-term unsecured loans characterized by high interest rates that generally do not require a credit check. Although there is no exact and universal definition of the term, the US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau indicates that this type of loan is usually $500 or less and is …

Russ Baldwin | August 20, 2021 | Comments 0 UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS Commercial production of red meat in the United States totaled 4.38 billion pounds in July, down 9% from 4.81 billion pounds.produced in July 2020.Beef production, at 2.32 billion pounds, was 4 percent lower than a year earlier. Cattle slaughter totaled 2.85 million head, …

A proposed Oregon ballot initiative for 2022 would effectively criminalize the breeding of food animals in the state by classifying their slaughter as aggravated abuse and redefining artificial insemination and castration as sexual assault . Initiative Petition 13, filed with Oregon election officials in November, would remove farmers’ exemptions from existing laws prohibiting cruelty to …

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals congratulates U.S. Senator Cory Booker (DN.J.) and U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) And Bennie Thompson (D-MS) for reintroducing the gears of Safe Line During COVID -19 Take action to better protect animals, workers and consumers from the dangers posed by higher line speeds in poultry, …

Poland’s lower house of parliament has passed an animal welfare law banning the export of unsuspecting halal and kosher meat – a move that could potentially affect the country’s rapidly growing agri-food sector. Before the new law comes into force, it must be approved by the Senate, the upper house of Parliament. The acceptance of …

Representative image | Raw pixel Text size: A- A + When I ate meat, if someone had asked me if I liked animals, I would have answered “yes!” After all, I loved playing with the dogs and cats I met, I loved feeding squirrels and birds with my grandmother, and I loved watching animal documentaries …

Today, New Jersey vegan Senator Cory Booker and several other members of the Senate sent a letter of demand to members of the United States Congress to slow the rate at which animals are slaughtered for food, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. The letter calls on Congress to issue a directive requiring the Food Inspection …

BRUSSELS – Workers putting the finishing touches on a wall of newly installed shelves in a small grocery store. Three months ago, the same wall was lined with a row of refrigerators filled with halal meat. But a new law in the Flemish region of Belgium prohibits the practices required for halal and kosher meat. …

New Jersey may soon ban the slaughter of pregnant animals, reports the North Jersey Media Group. Currently, there are no federal or state laws that prohibit the slaughter of pregnant animals. A mother cow named Brianna has inspired lawmakers to make a change. Brianna, pregnant, kicked open a door and jumped from the second level …

Russ Baldwin | Sep 04, 2018 | Comments 0 UNITED STATES HIGHLIGHTS Commercial red meat production in the United States totaled 4.24 billion pounds in July, up 6% from the 3.99 billion pounds produced in July 2017. Beef production, at 2.23 billion pounds, was 6 percent higher than the previous year. Cattle slaughter totaled 2.77 …

Tyson Foods has installed video cameras in key areas of its poultry operations and will test new ways of killing birds – not in response to previous moments of ’embarrassment’ but as part of a business philosophy that emphasizes his role as caretaker of millions of chickens, the company mentioned. The Springfield, Arkansas-based meat producer …

Israel’s agriculture ministry has issued new guidelines that will require more humane methods of kosher slaughter of beef imported into the country. In the new guidelines for kosher humane slaughter, the department’s veterinary and animal health division required that imported meat be slaughtered using a rotary retainer, which is considered more human than the commonly …

German flag (Photo: Patentboy/Flickr) Animal rights are a big issue in Germany. It is currently the fifth largest meat producer in the world, butchering the third largest number of pigs in the world, more than 55 million per year. The way Germans slaughter the animals they eat is strictly regulated, more so than in most …