Archive: Feb 2003

Calling All (Consumer) Freedom Fighters

The Center for Consumer Freedom is growing! We're looking for a few impressive geniuses to join our research and writing team. Interested parties should read our ad and inquire as directed. Animal rights activists, public-health busybodies, and Naderites need not apply.
Posted February 28, 2003 at 12:00 am

Our Week In Review

If you’ve been reading the Center for Consumer Freedom’s Daily Headlines this week… You’ve learned that fish don’t feel pain after all, and that Greenpeace…
Posted February 28, 2003 at 12:00 am

‘The Height of Chutzpah’

To the growing list of organizations that are fed up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and its legion of hateful bullies, add the Anti-Defamation…
Posted February 27, 2003 at 12:00 am

SPECIAL REPORT: Animal Rights Under the Big Top

As anyone with a fur coat or a leather basketball will tell you, the animal rights worldview isn’t limited to attacking the food on our plates.
Posted February 26, 2003 at 12:00 am

The FDA Puts Acrylamide in Perspective

Last spring, über-food-cop Michael Jacobson of the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) complained that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had been…
Posted February 26, 2003 at 12:00 am

Please Don’t Feed the Protesters

The just-released issue of The American Spectator features Center for Consumer Freedom research director David Martosko in an essay about the activist-fueled global panic over genetically improved foods.
Posted February 25, 2003 at 12:00 am

ALF Bites

It may surprise you to know that the terrorist Animal Liberation Front has a magazine. Produced by the team of anonymous violence promoters who put together the DirectAction.info…
Posted February 25, 2003 at 12:00 am

The Future Of Food Lawsuits

He has yet to win a single obesity-related lawsuit, but his royal litigiousness John Banzhaf is already planning for the next one — and the one after that. The…
Posted February 25, 2003 at 12:00 am

The Chicken Lady’s Anti-War Cluck

When TIME Magazine reported last week that U.S. troops would be using live chickens as early warning systems against chemical attacks, it was just a matter of time…
Posted February 24, 2003 at 12:00 am

Greenpeace’s Deadly Monkey-Wrench

Greenpeace, the multi-million-dollar green behemoth best known for its save-the-whales rhetoric, is unrepentantly forging ahead with actions whose only purpose is to deny people what they need to survive. On…
Posted February 24, 2003 at 12:00 am