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Jennifer O'Connor

Jennifer O’Connor is working on a master’s in social and political thought.

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A Whole Different Animal

Transforming our food systems October 2020
In A Mark of Wholesome Meat, a short 1964 film produced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, we watch how millions of animals — cattle, sheep, pigs — journey from farms and ranches to slaughterhouses and onward to lunch boxes, dinner plates, and picnic baskets. Carcasses are rolled into a cooler. Bags of powder are mixed with ground meat (all according to…