Archives: Op-Ed

By: Will Coggin Newspaper: Battle Creek Enquirer If you saw a billboard that said, “Learn about the link between autism and dairy products,” how would you react? Perhaps by holding off on the next glass of milk for you or … Continue reading
By: Diana Culp Newspaper: New York Post With 70 million households in America owning pets, it’s no surprise that the TV ads with sad music showing needy cats and dogs tug at our heartstrings. Americans give hundreds of millions a … Continue reading
By: Will Coggin Newspaper: Suncoast News Memorial Day has kicked off the summer grilling season, so there are sure to be some unwelcome guests at your barbecues. Vocal animal-liberation and environmental activists will nag you to reflect upon National Vegetarian … Continue reading
By: Will Coggin News: The Tampa Tribune As Memorial Day kicks off the summer grilling season, there are sure to be some unwelcome guests at your barbeque. Vocal animal-liberation and environmental activists will be nagging you to reflect upon National Vegetarian … Continue reading
By: Will Coggin Newspaper: Santa Fe New Mexican Recently, the latest in a series of one-sided exposé documentaries against food companies, Fed Up, opened in Santa Fe. The film boasts a star-studded cast to package its message: Sugar is a killer and … Continue reading
By: Will Coggin Newspaper: New Haven Register This week, the latest in a series of one-sided exposé documentaries against food companies, “Fed Up,” opens in New Haven. The film boasts a star-studded cast to package its message: Sugar is a killer … Continue reading
By: Will Coggin Newspaper: The Hill  Recently, Vermont became the first state to mandate de facto warning labels on genetically improved foods (GIFs), also referred to as GMOs. There is no scientific reason to require any sort of special labeling … Continue reading
By: Will Coggin Newspaper: Tallahassee Democrat Given the polarized politics of the day, it’s appealing to see an egg group, the Florida Poultry Federation, and an animal-liberation and vegan activist, Wayne Pacelle of the Humane Society of the United States, come … Continue reading
By: J. Justin Wilson Newspaper: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Soon, going to the doctor’s office and having your height and weight checked might not be a simple, routine evaluation, but instead a determination of whether you have a disease. While common sense says … Continue reading
By: J. Justin Wilson Newspaper: Albany Times Union If you want to see creativity in politicians, look at the excuses they come up with to get more of your money. Seattle even taxes dying, to the tune of $50. The latest … Continue reading