Archive: Jan 2002

The Bombing of Biotech

The Earth Liberation Front (ELF), called “a true domestic-terrorism group” by FBI Special Agent David Szady (now the U.S. National Counterintelligence Executive), “has taken credit for the setting of…
Posted January 31, 2002 at 12:00 am

Transatlantic Terrorists

The violent animal rights group SHAC, which has ties to the Animal Liberation Front and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, engages in terrorism with the aim…
Posted January 31, 2002 at 12:00 am

Malign Providence

The latest grenade in the War on Obesity was lobbed by The Providence Journal in an editorial this week. The paper blamed “cheap and plentiful prepared food”…
Posted January 30, 2002 at 12:00 am

Back To The Future

Organic marketers want to take agriculture in a revolutionary direction. Unfortunately, it’s the Cuban Revolution. The Institute for Food and Development Policy (commonly known as “Food First”) has…
Posted January 30, 2002 at 12:00 am

The End Of An Industry?

“This threat is greater than that in Afghanistan. This is not only a threat to the environment, it is a threat to the American economy and democracy.”…
Posted January 29, 2002 at 12:00 am

Soda Down The Drain

More from the frontlines of the War on Obesity: Oakland is the latest city to fall, with students now prohibited from buying soft drinks and candy from vending…
Posted January 28, 2002 at 12:00 am

Doctoring The Truth

The extremist-linked anti-consumer group Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) is running ads claiming that milk is bad for you. Let’s let a real doctor respond to PCRM’s claims. “I…
Posted January 28, 2002 at 12:00 am

Anti-Consumer “Food Fight” Intensifies

The blitzkrieg against obesity rages on, in what seems to be a coordinated and intensifying attack on consumers. “Put down that pizza! Toss out that cookie dough! And banish…
Posted January 24, 2002 at 12:00 am

Activists Gorge On Obesity

ABC News jumped on the obesity bandwagon providing a platform for anti-consumer activists who blame “the food industry” for obesity. Rather than encouraging individuals to take responsibility for…
Posted January 23, 2002 at 12:00 am

Got Tact?

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), funded by the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation and the Turner Foundation among others, offered a tasteless eulogy for Wendy’s founder Dave…
Posted January 22, 2002 at 12:00 am