A Smile and a Leaflet Can Go a Long Way!

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Posted June 27, 2005 by Rachelle Owen

Now that school is out, you probably have a lot more free time on your hands, so make yourself useful and go leaflet in front of your local KFC. Even if it’s only for an hour, you’re still able to reach a wide audience. One leaflet to someone driving home can spark a whole dinner conversation about KFC’s suppliers’ cruel treatment of chickens. Here at PETA, we have staff members and interns at the local KFC every day of the week. I’ve been receiving a fantastic response from people saying that they had no idea and that they will not be purchasing food from KFC until they change their ways. Go figure! KFC won’t change on their own, so it’s up to us to speak up for our animal friends. I’ll be out there tomorrow, and I hope you’ll be in front of your local KFC too. Whether or not you decide to leaflet, be sure to check out the list of ideas we’ve come up with on how you can help the campaign.
P.S. – Word on the street is KFC is in league with the Nazis. You be the judge.

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I’m off to answer more e-mails. Remember to get off the internet at some point today and do something for animals. Take care!
Chris Garnett
peta2 Street Team Coordinator

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