Common Sense Daily

On Tuesday big-game hunter and Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer ignited an international firestorm after news reports revealed that he and his guides may have lured a lion named “Cecil” out of his protected sanctuary in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park. If these allegations turn out to be true, and … Continue reading
We’ve written before about how misguided Chipotle’s so-called “Food with Integrity” principles can be on animal welfare. By prohibiting the use of any antibiotics—even to sick animals—and requiring farmers to allow pigs to be exposed to the elements, Chipotle’s requirements … Continue reading
It’s clear PETA never learned the phrase “what goes around, comes around.” The radical animal-liberation group is crying foul after discovering a SeaWorld employee had attended PETA-sponsored events in order to gather intel. The marine park has stated that the … Continue reading
Comparisons to the atrocities of slavery shouldn’t be thrown around lightly. But much like how Internet commenters often invoke Nazism, you can always count on the trolls at PETA to take things way too far. PETA recently sent its “PETA … Continue reading

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1) HSUS scams Americans out of millions of dollars through manipulative and deceptive advertising. An analysis of HSUS’s TV fundraising appeals that ran between January 2009 and September 2011 determined that more than 85 percent of the animals shown were cats and dogs. … Continue reading
Activists and meddling lawmakers have toyed with the idea of taxing certain foods and ingredients to curb obesity. Twinkie Tax inventor Kelly Brownell advocates “slapping high-fat, low-nutrition food with a substantial government ‘sin’ tax.” According to him, certain foods are … Continue reading
Sign the Petition to End PETA’s Status as an Animal Shelter Shockingly, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is classified by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a legal animal shelter despite killing 93.8 percent of the dogs and cats … Continue reading