Archive: Oct 2001 (page 3)

Ban On The Bayou?

PETA wants to tell Louisiana taxpayers what they can and cannot do in the public parks they pay for. The animal rights agitators have called on the Louisiana Office of…
Posted October 10, 2001 at 12:00 am

Milking Anthrax Fears

The anti-consumer-choice movement has found its new scare. In what must be the most outrageous and unbelievable attempt to cash in on Americans’ fear of terrorism, anti-dairy fanatic Robert Cohen…
Posted October 10, 2001 at 12:00 am

Udder Nonsense

T. Colin Campbell grew up on a Virginia dairy farm, and came to consider milk “the nectar of life.” But after becoming a nutritional researcher, he changed his…
Posted October 9, 2001 at 12:00 am

The Fringe Starts To Fray

Anti-consumer-choice extremists are on the run. Opinion Journal‘s Kimberley A. Strassel writes, “The indulgent world in which these groups had operated collapsed on Sept. 11. Most found themselves…
Posted October 9, 2001 at 12:00 am

Propaganda For Kids

Get ’em while they’re young. A new children’s book, Saving Emily, tries to scare children out of eating meat. The anti-meat website VegSource, run by Armour meatpacking heir…
Posted October 8, 2001 at 12:00 am

‘An Eco-al-Qaeda’

In a Sunday editorial, The Washington Times denounced the anti-food-choice Animal Liberation Front (ALF) and Earth Liberation Front (ELF) as “key links in the web of violent environmental…
Posted October 8, 2001 at 12:00 am

Diversity In Production And In Selection

A report by the Swiss Association for Research and Nutrition finds that “‘organic’ foods are neither healthier nor safer” than genetically improved foods. In fact, a variety of…
Posted October 4, 2001 at 12:00 am

Terrorists In The Mirror

Animal Liberation Front (ALF) spokesman David Barbarash — who has been charged in the past with possessing explosives and carrying weapons — declared this week that “…
Posted October 4, 2001 at 12:00 am

Come One, Come All, Comrades!

Pravda was tickled pink by the anti-war, anti-globalization march in Washington, D.C., this past Saturday. The paper proclaimed "between five and six thousand demonstrators joined a Communist-led anti-war march." Of course, many members of the "Communist-led" mob are familiar faces in the anti-consumer-choice network as well.
Posted October 3, 2001 at 12:00 am

Seeds That Save Lives

The director of the World Health Organization, Gro Harlem Brundtland, says genetically improved food products can save lives. “Many poor farmers who hear that GM seeds can increase…
Posted October 3, 2001 at 12:00 am