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Email: Halal Meat Invading U.S. Supermarkets

By January 21, 2012

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Halal is to Islam what kosher is to Judaism — a set of faith-based dietary laws requiring, among other things, that animals be slaughtered in accordance with strict rules. Due to steadily rising demand, halal-certified meats have been showing up in select U.S. supermarkets of late. Internet rumor-mongers would have you believe they're unsafe for human consumption. Read more...


February 25, 2012 at 5:21 pm
(1) Debra Hamidian says:

This email made me angry. People believe this stuff. In the 1st place, they don’t put Halal Meat In The supermarket to attract non believers of Islam to buy the product. I studied Islam and didn’t come across a teaching promoting dishonesty or do not care 4 ur neighbor. We need to worry about the other meat on the market with all Serious types of issues that Halal and Kosher meat don’t have. I buy Kosher & Halal meat & I’m Christian; it’s proven to be healthier.

March 7, 2013 at 8:01 pm
(2) Ms. Moor says:

The article is hate based. Kosher and Halal meats or foods have been prayed over or had God’s Name pronounced before slaughtering or preparing. Another thing, Allah means God in Arabic just as Dios means God in Spanish. I’d rather eat Halal/Kosher than Hidden Horse,Neigh!

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