Skip to content

Shutting Down Slaughterhouses in Chicago Gets Mainstream Attention

October 15, 2019

Source Free From Harm, Slaughter Free Chicago
By Free From Harm Staff Writers

WCIU Reporter Diana Guiterrez interviewed Robert Grillo of Free from Harm at City Hall about shutting down illegal slaughterhouses in Chicago. “Our aim is to make history in the city that once promoted itself as the slaughter capital of the world by going slaughter free. We have a legal path to reaching that goal, but it relies on city officials doing their job and enforcing existing laws. That’s why our attention is on them, the Mayor and the City Council.”

The interview was recorded on September 16th, one week prior to the anticipated meeting with top city officials from the Departments of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection, Zoning and Department of Public Health.

Diana Guiterrez then met Grillo again outside City Hall on September 23rd after this meeting to get a sense of what was discussed and what next steps would be. Watch the video below for details.

Please read the rest HERE

Order a FREE vegan kit:

Take PETA’s Cruelty-Free Shopping Guide along with you next time you head to the store! The handy guide will help you find humane products at a glance. Order a FREE copy HERE

Searching for Cruelty-Free Cosmetics, Personal-Care Products, Vegan Products, or more?
Click HERE to search.

Click HERE to find out How to Wear Vegan!

Want to do more than go vegan? Help others to do so! Click below for nominal, or no, fees to vegan literature that you can use to convince others that veganism is the only compassionate route to being an animal friend:


Vegan Outreach:

Get your FREE Activist Kit from PETA, including stickers, leaflets, and guide HERE

Have questions? Click HERE

the simplicity of it all
gentle, not rude
animals are friends
they are not food!!!

Karen Lyons Kalmenson

3 Comments leave one →
  1. karenlyonskalmenson permalink
    October 15, 2019 11:26 am

    the simplicity of it all
    gentle, not rude
    animals are friends
    they are not food!!!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: