Even if you eat kosher meat, you probably haven’t seen an animal slaughtered first-hand using kosher methods. The Jewish Initiative for Animals organizes public demonstrations of the process to get eaters thinking about kosher food traditions and animal welfare. Contributor Sam Brasch files this field report from the Hazon Food Conference in Connecticut.
Think fast food and the sights and sounds that probably come to mind are orders being taken, food prepared and meals served.
But in recent months, the usual soundtrack of the American fast food industry has been at least partially replaced by another sound-the roars of protest.