Shocking Animal Cruelty Video Conveys the Obvious

12.17.10 Bucky Turco

Mainly, that factory farming is one of the cruelest industries ever devised. Most people are aware of it, but sometimes it takes actual footage to consider the evilness. During an investigation of the world’s largest pork producers, the Humane Society uncovered systematic abuse of female breeder pigs and not so sanitary conditions at Virgina facility owned by Smithfield Foods.

The animal rights group shot gnarly photos and video with enough squealing to turn one of your bacon-eating friends vegan… assuming they have a conscience.