Can we be seated under a vegan painting?
(May 30th, 2003)

© The New Yorker Collection 2002 Mike Twohy from cartoonbank.com

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Our Week In Review
(May 30th, 2003)
If you've been reading the Center for Consumer Freedom's Daily Headlines this week...

You've seen the hypocrisy behind activist-driven fear campaigns against administering antibiotics to farm animals.

You learned about lawsuit lover John Banzhaf's misleading claims...
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Off the Fridge Door
(May 29th, 2003)
Of course the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine is lashing out at McDonald's for adding chicken to its salads . What do you expect from an animal rights group?That's right, the PCRM is not a legitimate medical charity. It's a front group...
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ActivistCash Profiles Pirate
(May 29th, 2003)
We're pleased to unveil our newest ActivistCash.com profile -- on the group that gave some of the animal-rights movement's most infamous terrorists their start: The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS). The group's founder and president, "Captain" Paul Watson, is one of the fathers of environmental terrorism....
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Direct From Planet Earth: Freeganism
(May 28th, 2003)
Yesterday's Sacramento Bee introduced readers to the wacky world of "freegans," who "eat nonvegan food if it's free -- that is, if they scavenge it, so they're not supporting the nonvegan industry or creating demand for a product. They get much of their food from dumpsters."Indeed.A freegan...
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Quote of the Week
(May 28th, 2003)
The U.S. Senate has unanimously passed a resolution expressing its support for the "United States' efforts in the World Trade Organization to end the unwarranted moratorium imposed by the European Union on the approval of agricultural biotechnology products." Here is Missouri Senator Christopher "Kit" Bond...
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Is There Chlorine for the Jury Pool?
(May 28th, 2003)
You have to admire John Banzhaf's tenacity, if not his opportunistic moral compass. Eager to follow through on his earlier promises that he would eventually find a sympathetic jury for his fast-food lawsuits, Banzhaf is setting out to grow that very jury from scratch.On last night's "Capital...
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An obesity epidemic
(May 27th, 2003)
If policy makers and self-anointed "public interest" advocates expect Americans to take the current battle of the bulge seriously, we must start dealing in facts instead of hype ("An obesity epidemic," editorial, May 27).The oft-repeated but baseless claim that "300,000 deaths a year" are associated with obesity in the...
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Union of Callous Scaremongers
(May 27th, 2003)
"Hey, hey, ho, ho, drugs in meat have got to go" chanted protestors outside a McDonald's in Maine. The oh-so-clever rabble held up massive "pill burgers" (hamburgers with a big pill inside) and were joined by the Union of Concerned Scientists' (UCS) Michael Khoo, who recently...
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Our Week In Review
(May 23rd, 2003)
If you've been reading the Center for Consumer Freedom's Daily Headlines this week...

You've seen that the World Health Organization is developing a global plan to control your diet, and that JAMA has published the latest flawed alcohol study from the neo-prohibitionist Robert...
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