Sharpton Joins With an Animal Rights Group in Calling for a Boycott of KFC


PETA says it has chosen to shed light on the chicken industry in recent years because large chicken producers and sellers have made little movement toward more humane practices. ”The chicken industry is way behind the beef and pork industries,” said Dr. Temple Grandin, associate professor of animal science at Colorado State University and a member of Yum Brands’ animal welfare advisory council. ”They need to work on getting some of the same auditing systems in place.”