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Watch John Oliver Speak Up for America's Chicken Farmers

Last Week Tonight is back with your weekly dose of biting social commentary.

John Oliver has something to say about the chicken industry: it's not what you might think. While much has been made, via PETA video or celebrity-laced infomercial, of how poorly chickens are treated in industrial farms, Oliver is tackling the issue of how difficult it is to raise chickens. Many chicken farmers, Oliver contends, struggle to survive through a repressive system of contract farming. Leave it to the English guy (again) to show us the problems with our country.

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