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Bye-Bye, Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers, who won more than 30 Emmy awards during a long career in broadcast journalism, will give up his weekly PBS show “Now” after the…
Posted February 23, 2004 at 12:00 am

Canadian Anti-Biotech Fraud Goes To Court

What do you do when you’ve been caught stealing, and two judges have already ruled against you? Take your case to the Supreme Court, of course. That’s the story of…
Posted January 21, 2004 at 12:00 am

Mad Cow: Stories You Might Have Missed

While our daily headlines provide an in-depth look at the biggest stories related to anti-consumer food and beverage activism, there are dozens more that we simply can’t get to. Here’s…
Posted December 29, 2003 at 12:00 am

Militants Return To Fresno

Last year the Center for Consumer Freedom first broke the news that California State University at Fresno would host a conference on “Revolutionary Environmentalism,” featuring violence promoters…
Posted December 23, 2003 at 12:00 am

A Potpourri Of Food Activist News

On Obesity, Peter Jennings Is WrongFormer naval surgeon general Dr. Harold M. Koenig writes: “Kids are too fat today because they no longer get enough exercise.” Koenig offers a…
Posted December 15, 2003 at 12:00 am

Biotech Food Politics: Zambia Revisited

Last winter anti-technology scaremongers at Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth, and Consumers International convinced the government of Zambia to block the distribution of American-donated genetically enhanced…
Posted December 1, 2003 at 12:00 am

A Heaping Helping of Stories You Might Have Missed

While our daily headlines provide an in-depth look at the biggest stories related to anti-consumer food and beverage activism, there are dozens more that we simply can’t get to. Here’s…
Posted December 1, 2003 at 12:00 am

Thanksgiving Killjoys

With all the friends and family and football and food, it’s easy to forget that for a growing number of activists, the traditional Thanksgiving dinner is a four-letter word. The…
Posted November 27, 2003 at 12:00 am

EU To Approve Biotech Crop

For the first time since it established a moratorium on the approval of biotech crops in 1998, the European Union will allow a genetically enhanced food…
Posted November 18, 2003 at 12:00 am

Those Unfounded StarLink Fears

On November 16, 2000, activists from Greenpeace, the Organic Consumers Association, the Pesticide Action Network, the Ecology Center, the Center for Food…
Posted November 11, 2003 at 12:00 am