Archive: May 2003

Our Week In Review

If you’ve been reading the Center for Consumer Freedom’s Daily Headlines this week… You’ve seen the hypocrisy behind activist-driven fear campaigns against administering antibiotics to farm…
Posted May 30, 2003 at 12:00 am

ActivistCash Profiles Pirate

We’re pleased to unveil our newest ActivistCash.com profile — on the group that gave some of the animal-rights movement’s most infamous terrorists their start: The Sea Shepherd Conservation…
Posted May 29, 2003 at 12:00 am

Direct From Planet Earth: Freeganism

Yesterday’s Sacramento Bee introduced readers to the wacky world of “freegans,” who “eat nonvegan food if it’s free — that is, if they scavenge it, so they’re not supporting the…
Posted May 28, 2003 at 12:00 am

Quote of the Week

The U.S. Senate has unanimously passed a resolution expressing its support for the “United States’ efforts in the World Trade Organization to end the unwarranted moratorium…
Posted May 28, 2003 at 12:00 am

Is There Chlorine for the Jury Pool?

You have to admire John Banzhaf’s tenacity, if not his opportunistic moral compass. Eager to follow through on his earlier promises that he would eventually find a sympathetic jury…
Posted May 28, 2003 at 12:00 am

Union of Callous Scaremongers

“Hey, hey, ho, ho, drugs in meat have got to go” chanted protestors outside a McDonald’s in Maine. The oh-so-clever rabble held up massive “pill burgers” (hamburgers with…
Posted May 27, 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 seen that the World Health Organization is developing a global plan to…
Posted May 23, 2003 at 12:00 am

French Fat

Don’t you just love governments that regulate your excesses? Greg Critser does. The author of Fat Land has published a column in The New York Times praising the…
Posted May 22, 2003 at 12:00 am

PETA: People Exploiting Tragedy Abroad

True to form, the animal-rights nuts at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals have wasted no time in taking advantage of Tuesday’s Canadian mad-cow announcement. This morning’s…
Posted May 22, 2003 at 12:00 am

Mercury, Schmercury. Eat Your Fish.

A new study published in the Lancet, an international medical journal, decisively demonstrates that there is nothing to fear from trace amounts of mercury in fish. In February,…
Posted May 21, 2003 at 12:00 am