We have been skeptical of classifying obesity as a disease since 2003, arguing that doing so would lead people to use less personal responsibility as they come to believe they’re helpless. This, in turn, could lead people to choose higher-calorie foods or even exercise less, ultimately leading to more … Continue reading

Anti-GMO Protesters Hill Ad

(March 25th, 2014)

Kids need food, not propaganda

(February 6th, 2014)

Help Us Keep America Free!

(December 31st, 2013)
Over the past year, we’ve been hard at work pushing back against nanny state policies. Radical vegan activists are trying to stop you from eating meat, and the food police continue to attack your right to choice and personal responsibility. Their new line of attack is claiming that … Continue reading
Tomorrow, July 4th, marks the 237th birthday of our great nation, one founded on the ideals  that every man, woman, and child has the unalienable rights to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. We here at the Center for … Continue reading
Today the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) released a new report, The Case Against Regulating or Taxing Soda, that outlines how these polices unfairly target those least able to afford price increases, are based on shaky medical evidence, and will … Continue reading
By: J. Justin Wilson Newspaper: The Washington Times If there is one indisputable rule of dating, it must be this: Don’t discuss politics and religion on the first date. We all know why. These topics arouse visceral passions. Just meeting somebody … Continue reading
Today the Center for Consumer Freedom criticized the Center for Science in the Public Interest’s over-the-top “Xteme Eating Awards.” The semi-annual awards “honor” restaurants for their high-calorie menu items. J. Justin Wilson, Senior Research Analyst at the Center for Consumer … Continue reading

Healthy lifestyles

(September 26th, 2012)
By: J. Justin Wilson Newspaper: Chicago Tribune Despite the scary headlines, it is highly unlikely that more than half of Illinoisans will be clinically obese in 2030. The report was generated using statistical assumptions to promote social engineering like the … Continue reading
Agency Receives Dozens of Recent Complaints from Disheartened HSUS Donors Today HumaneWatch.org, a project of the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), called on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to open an investigation into the deceptive fundraising practices of the … Continue reading