TAIPEI (The China Submit) — Kuomintang (KMT, 國民黨) debuted a pink ‘piggy pickup truck’ to protest towards the import of ractopamine-fed U.S. pork on Thursday.
The truck was adorned with enormous ears and a pig snout, and is already set to be pushed to Hsinchu on Saturday to achieve extra supporters for the anti-ractopamine referendum.
In response to members of the KMT, the truck was initially a car used throughout former President Ma Yin-jeou’s marketing campaign for presidency.
He generously donated the automobile to the KMT, and it has now “developed” into the brand new anti-ractopamine truck.
The KMT introduced that the truck will probably be heading to Hsinchu on Saturday as a part of their line-up for an anti-ractopamine occasion.
The truck may also be taken to Kaohsiung and Tainan later subsequent week, and the KMT urged supporters to take images and tag themselves to again up their trigger.
Chairwoman of the KMT’s Tradition and Communications Committee, Wang Yu-min (王育敏), additionally introduced on Thursday that the web site for the anti-ractopamine referendum was formally launched, and residents are urged to fill out the shape and ship again to the KMT.
The newest numbers will also be seen at their web site: https://noractopork.tw/
In response to a tally famous on Wednesday night, 88,157 signatures have been collected for the anti-ractopamine referendum.
The KMT hopes to have 500,000 signatures earlier than March 10 for the referendum to cross its threshold.