The Green Fringe (page 11)

Real Scientists Debunk Organic Myths

The Center for Consumer Freedom recently addressed an American Chemical Society symposium on organic food, explaining the dirt-covered money trail from organic food companies and politically-motivated foundations to the practitioners…
Posted September 15, 2004 at 12:00 am

ActivistCash Update: This Is Not Your Father’s Sierra Club

In our continuing mission to expose radicals plotting to restrict our food choices and increase the cost of our meals, the Center for Consumer Freedom is adding a profile of…
Posted June 9, 2004 at 12:00 am

To Catch A (Seed) Thief

On Friday, Canada’s highest court closed the book on self-styled anti-biotech martyr Percy Schmeiser, ruling that he had, indeed, grown genetically modified canola without paying for it. Schmeiser had become…
Posted May 24, 2004 at 12:00 am

Anti-tech Leader: Traditional Science Stinks

We’ve told you before how the likes of Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth seek to employ the “Precautionary Principle” as a way to…
Posted May 13, 2004 at 12:00 am

‘Green Science’ Is Weird Science

What do food activists do when science isn’t on their side? They repackage it or make it up. Writing for the online magazine Health Facts and Fears, University of Houston…
Posted March 25, 2004 at 12:00 am

Green Activists Fret About ‘Politicized’ Science

The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) — which famously declared in 1998 that the threat of nuclear weapons in North Korea was exaggerated and, in 1980,…
Posted February 19, 2004 at 12:00 am

Greenpeace: We Can’t Handle The Truth!

What are anti-biotech-food activists to do when confronted with the facts? Close their eyes, cover their ears, and scream bloody murder, of course. Greenpeace co-founder Patrick…
Posted February 12, 2004 at 12:00 am

Sierra Club Under Siege

Former Sierra Club president and current board member Robert Cox warns in Sunday’s Denver Post that the nation’s oldest environmental group is on the verge of being hijacked…
Posted February 3, 2004 at 12:00 am

Will The Ford Foundation Stop Bankrolling Violence?

The $9 billion Ford Foundation has announced new grantmaking policies that would prevent future funding of some violent activist groups — if Ford takes its own guidelines seriously.
Posted November 19, 2003 at 12:00 am

Earth First! Revealed

An in-depth profile of the militant environmental group Earth First! (EF!) has just been added to our award-winning and ever-growing ActivistCash website. EF! is largely responsible…
Posted October 1, 2003 at 12:00 am