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Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) had an undeserved reputation as a scourge of both parties in Washington while in reality it disproportionately attacked conservatives and Republicans in the service of its liberal funders and staffers. We say … Continue reading
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is notorious for its use of sexually explicit themes to promote its vegan agenda. The self-described “press sluts” have conducted so many demonstrations in skimpy clothing over the past decades that such … Continue reading
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 the words of organization president and co-founder Michael Jacobson, “a pound … Continue reading
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 the claim that animals—especially the lowliest, infestation-causing insects—are equivalent to people. And while … Continue reading
If you listened to the vegan activists at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) or their public cheerleaders like journalist turned hippie-food salesman Mark Bittman, you would think that bacon … Continue reading
Every five years, the federal government (through the Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services) issues its “Dietary Guidelines for Americans.” The latest batch were issued in 2015, combining the usual mix of anti-steak and anti-sweets harangues, though some, … Continue reading
One of the nice things about being based in Washington, D.C. is the surplus of museums to visit frequently, especially the Smithsonian Institution. And now the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History has a new exhibit: “Life in One Cubic … Continue reading

Making PETA Mad

(March 10th, 2016)
Do you want to make People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) mad? There are many good reasons to make PETA mad: The group wants to ban all human use of animals, from food production to pet ownership. The … Continue reading
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), the organization that sends scantily-clad women around to demand people stop eating meat, dairy, and eggs (among other things), has a longstanding practice of killing thousands of pets every year at its … Continue reading
Last week, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)—America’s leading self-proclaimed “food police”—turned 45. We’d send over a cake, but the stress from seeing so much sugar might give Michael Jacobson a heart attack. Instead, we’re taking a … Continue reading