Cody Carlson is a former undercover investigator for The Humane Society of the United States and Mercy for Animals. Between 2008 and 2010, he worked in several of the country's largest factory farms. His investigations were featured in The New York Times, CNN, Rolling Stone, The Daily Show, and other national and international publications. Cody now works as a law clerk for the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, and writes about animal welfare issues for The Atlantic and other outlets.
George Knapp was joined by Wayne Pacelle, president of the Humane Society of the US, along with undercover investigator Cody Carlson and public policy manager Matthew Dominguez, for a discussion on how animal activists have infiltrated big agricultural operations and exposed the terrible horrors that go on inside. In the first hour, researcher and activist Dane Wigington commented on Oklahoma's decision to charge people who install their own solar panels. ... More »Host: George Knapp