Monthly Archives: November 2012

Proposal to Make Foie Gras Illegal in Florida

This is the initial letter I sent to legislators in the Florida House and Senate. I’ve sent a variation of it for the past few years and followed up with calls and meetings to find a sponsor for a bill … Continue reading

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An Anonymous Letter

Warning: This letter contains information regarding someone’s impending death. Readers may find it disturbing. November 22, 2012 Dear Ellen, I’m very scared to write this letter. I’m afraid if I’m caught, the people abusing me will find out and kill … Continue reading

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My Letter to Radio Station 103.5 SHE

November 21, 2012 Dear Mr. Bonadonna, While listening to your radio station today, I heard your DJ state, “Paul McCartney said we should all eat tofu for Thanksgiving. The last time I checked, the Pilgrims didn’t land in Liverpool so … Continue reading

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The Animal Activists’ Dilemma

I received the following letter from an animal rights activist. I reprinted it with her permission. Hi Andrew, I really appreciate your insight into veganism and I was wondering if you could give me some advice, or perhaps write a … Continue reading

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Should force-feeding geese and ducks to produce foie gras be banned by law in the United States?

I am working on securing a sponsor for a bill to make the sale of foie gras against the law in Florida. In order to provide insight into public opinion on this issue, I would like to present the Florida House of Representatives with … Continue reading

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My Letter to New York Times Columnist Thomas Friedman

Dear Mr. Friedman, In your October 27, 2012 Op-Ed “Why I Am Pro-Life,” you present a well-reasoned argument why people can’t call themselves pro-life and oppose common-sense gun control or support shutting down the Environmental Protection Agency or Head Start. … Continue reading

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My Letter to President Obama

November 6, 2012 Dear President Obama, Congratulations on your re-election. Agree or disagree with your policies, Americans must recognize your historic and courageous steps for the uninsured, consumers, disabled, children, LGBTs, and women. Now that you don’t have to worry about … Continue reading

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