Here’s an interesting piece put together by Reason.tv about what some might call the outright theft of property by the federal government from raisin farmers’ crop in the name of . . . I’m not really sure exactly.
Naturally no one from the USDA was willing to be interviewed so we really don’t hear the justification for taking up to 47% of these farmers crop with no compensation, despite that whole 5th amendment thing in our constitution that says “…nor shall private property be taken for public use, without just compensation”.