Archive: Mar 2009

Chipping Away At Yesterday’s Food Panic (And Preparing For Tomorrow’s)

The National Cancer Institute study examining the tenuous connection between meat consumption and mortality is officially last week’s news. This week, those fear-inducing headlines about meat eating and death…
Posted March 31, 2009 at 12:00 am Goes Multimedia

The word is out about PETA’s rampant hypocrisy. If you were watching Fox News yesterday, or listening to Rush Limbaugh’s radio program, you heard about our shocking report that…
Posted March 31, 2009 at 12:00 am

PETA Kills Animals, and the News is Spreading Like Wildfire

Last week we published new government records showing that People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) operates a dog and cat slaughterhouse at its Norfolk, Virginia headquarters.
Posted March 30, 2009 at 12:00 am

On Meat Consumption and Climate Change

The Center for Consumer Freedom got in a little brawl today. We’re fine — thanks for asking. Actually, we’re better than fine. It was an easy knockout. On the heels…
Posted March 27, 2009 at 12:00 am

Quote of the Week

Call them what you will, but you can’t accuse PETA folks of being lazy. When they’re not opposing medical research aimed at curing AIDS and cancer, or getting…
Posted March 27, 2009 at 12:00 am

PETA Killed a Record Number of Pets in 2008

On "The Fifth Down," the New York Times football blog, a guest contributor posed a provocative question today: If you had to give up your beloved pet, would…
Posted March 25, 2009 at 12:00 am

Despite Scary Headlines, Cheeseburger Apocalypse Unlikely

Front-page headlines and wire reports are flashing major red (meat) sirens today. Their source is two items in the latest edition of the Archives of Internal Medicine:…
Posted March 24, 2009 at 12:00 am

Half the News That’s Fit to Print

While everyone else was enjoying the first weekend of Spring 2009, The New York Times was busy writing about food. Three news articles, an op-ed, an…
Posted March 23, 2009 at 12:00 am

Anti-Meat Propaganda Could Be Hurting Babies’ Health

If you’ve ever wondered what harm could come from letting animal-rights activists play doctor, pay attention. At least one deceptive anti-meat group is encouraging pregnant women to go vegan, despite…
Posted March 19, 2009 at 12:00 am

PETA Turns Elementary School Into Circus

We don’t really believe in coincidence when it comes to animal-rights stunts. So it truly comes as no surprise that PETA would stoop to harassing children at school about…
Posted March 18, 2009 at 12:00 am