Animal Rights Extremism (page 2)

Boycott TripAdvisor for Allying with PETA

TripAdvisor.com recently announced a new policy to restrict users from booking certain animal attractions – like swimming with dolphins and elephant rides – after working with People for the Ethical…
Posted February 16, 2017 at 8:27 pm

Vegans: Respect Animal Rights or We’ll Violate Human Rights

Animal liberation activists like to feel morally superior. They just love all life forms more and understand them better than normal people who enjoy cheese with wine and a good steak. They’re…
Posted May 17, 2016 at 2:08 pm

“Science” Group Demands Nutrition Groupthink

The so-called Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has spent the last few decades proclaiming that it is certain of what a healthy diet is — in…
Posted April 6, 2016 at 3:47 pm

Vegans Have Blood on Their Hands

While People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) both continue to push their vegan agendas, most people reject…
Posted April 5, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Chipotle: Not So G-M-Over It?

Chipotle, the fast-casual joint famous for its large, high-calorie burritos, has a history of overselling its food production methods. And now it has come back to bite the restaurant chain in the…
Posted September 2, 2015 at 1:55 pm

Animal Rights Activists: It’s OK to be Racist

“Haven’t we all in our heads thought, and said the [n-] word without meaning to, or it just slips out?” –Animal Rights Activist explaining why John Hargrove made racist…
Posted April 8, 2015 at 4:43 pm

Take Sierra Club’s Agriculture Policy off the Menu

It’s no secret that the Sierra Club has long-since moved from worshipping the conservationist vision of the organization’s founder, John Muir, to bowing before the altar of…
Posted January 19, 2015 at 10:50 am

The Best and Worst News Stories of 2014

Before kicking off the New Year, we wanted to pause and reflect on a few memorable moments from 2014. We’ve rounded up the most radical activist rantings and the…
Posted January 2, 2015 at 9:50 am

Mark Bittman Bites off More Than He Can Chew

New York Times columnist and professional food alarmist Mark Bittman has a well-documented track record of espousing elitist food policies that would all but eradicate consumer choice. This week, he…
Posted July 21, 2014 at 10:31 am

Is Meat A Cure-All or a Cause-All? Probably Neither.

This week, researchers published two studies on meat consumption and health. And they have somewhat contradictory messages: According to the latest study (a…
Posted June 13, 2014 at 11:45 am