Would a boycott be in order for McDonalds?

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    If you are going to start letting PETA make your eating decisions you might as well be a vegan.
     
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    Especially when PETA are such flaming hypocrites.
     
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    I boycott McDonalds because their food isn't that cheap, it tasted like shit, and it's unhealthy. Who cares about PETA?
     
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    Don't misunderstand my starting of this thread, I am not PETA freak I am a person that grew up killing animals for food. Isn't there a better way too kill an anmial for food then what is done in the video?
     
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    I tend to not like Boycotts, Often the people they hurt the most have nothing to do with the people you are trying to send a message to. In this case it will be the Workers. In order to send a message to the Cooperate leaders of a company, is it really wise to do a boycott that hurts Thousands of innocent workers? and Franchise owners?

    Felt the Same way when people were wanting to Boycott BP. In that case the group of People most likely to really be hurt by a boycott was not BP, it was Hundreds of thousands of Gas Station workers, and independent and mostly local owners.

    Go Demonstrate in front of the Animal Processing plants, don't boycott the End of the chain.
     
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    I am not trying to promote PETA I just found it sickening the way those chickens were being slaughtered.
     
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    I boycott McDonalds because I want Echo to like me.
     
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    Just because they are hypocrites does that take away from the video? I think the intent of the video was to make people aware of how some animals are slaughtered for food.
     
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