It’s a fact of life that professional activists have axes to grind, and the U.S. mad-cow scare has ignited our home-grown fearmongers like nothing else. But worry not — the Center for Consumer Freedom is fighting back, with a full-page ad on the back cover of this week’s US News & World Report.

We’re also offering expanded Internet coverage on our Mad Cow Scare page (accessible at
), including answers to Frequently Asked Questions and a “rogues gallery” of agenda-laden scare campaigners to look out for.