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Beef Farm's Trucks Burned by Activists

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And, this happened in Fresno County which is in the San Joaquin Valley of California. Full story here at the Fresno Bee. Animal rights activists are behind the burning of cattle trucks at Harris Farms in western Fresno County early Sunday, according to a statement released by a clearinghouse for activists. I grew up there.

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Proposition 2 Poll

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The results of a new statewide poll by KSFN-Fresno/SurveyUSA shows overwhelming support from voters, with Prop 2 commanding a 62-point lead: 72-10 (18 undecided). The writer is Jennifer Fearing, the CHIEF ECONOMIST for the Humane Society.

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So I'm from the New Appalachia?

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There is definitely a problem with gang violence, especially in Fresno. I've always known that the Central Valley is one of the poorer areas of California. It's not as well-educated, sophisticated, healthy or well-off. We grow a great deal of vegetables and fruit for the world, but don't consume that much for ourselves.