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8 Things You Didn’t Know About PETA

1) PETA Kills Animals: According to government documents, PETA employees have killed more than 33,000 dogs, cats, puppies, and kittens since 1998. This behavior continues despite PETA’s moralizing…
Posted October 21, 2014 at 2:49 pm

13 Things You Didn’t Know About HSUS

1) HSUS scams Americans out of millions of dollars through manipulative and deceptive advertising. An analysis of HSUS’s TV fundraising appeals that ran between January 2009 and September 2011 determined that more…
Posted September 9, 2014 at 12:01 pm

The Tax-Code Diet

Activists and meddling lawmakers have toyed with the idea of taxing certain foods and ingredients to curb obesity. Twinkie Tax inventor Kelly Brownell advocates “slapping high-fat, low-nutrition food with a…
Posted January 23, 2012 at 5:10 pm

It’s Time to Put Down PETA

Sign the Petition to End PETA’s Status as an Animal Shelter Shockingly, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is classified by the Commonwealth of Virginia as a legal animal…
Posted January 23, 2012 at 12:01 pm

Ten Essential Mercury Facts

1. The Food and Drug Administration writes that its dietary mercury guidelines were “established to limit consumers’ methyl mercury exposure to levels 10 times lower than the lowest levels associated…
Posted July 15, 2010 at 12:00 am

7 Things You Didn’t Know About HSUS

1) The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is a “humane society” in name only. It isn’t affiliated with any hands-on “humane society” organizations, and it doesn’t operate a…
Posted April 20, 2010 at 12:00 am

The Naturopathy Movement

Naturopathy refers to a doctrine of “natural medicine” that teaches that the body’s “vital force” is the most important factor in healing and maintaining health. The approach has been criticized…
Posted August 4, 2009 at 12:00 am

Take a Bite out of PETA

Despite its deceptively warm-and-fuzzy public image, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has donated over $150,000 to criminal activists — including those jailed for arson, burglary, and even…
Posted March 25, 2009 at 12:00 am

Don’t Sue The Hand That Feeds You

It really is the most wonderful time of the year for food activists. A cornucopia – no, a moveable feast – of nutritional puritans have already descended on Thanksgiving planners…
Posted November 18, 2008 at 12:00 am

7 Things You Didn’t Know About PCRM

PCRM is an animal rights group, not a real “physicians committee.” Contrary to what its name implies, less than four percent of PCRM’s members are actual physicians. Among the group’s…
Posted October 17, 2008 at 12:00 am