Press Releases (page 6)

PETA Launches Yet Another Hypocritical Anti-Fur Ad Campaign in New York City Featuring Penelope Cruz

Animal Rights Group Gives Cold Shoulder to Dogs and Cats Killed in its ‘Shelter’ Every Year Today, the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) is calling out People…
Posted February 3, 2012 at 1:15 pm

New Nature Comment Piece Sour on Sugar

Center for Consumer Freedom Responds to Authors’ Absurd Call to Treat Sugar Like Alcohol and Tobacco Today, the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) is firing back against a…
Posted February 1, 2012 at 2:40 pm

Watchdog Group Launches “We Are the 99%” Campaign

Today HumaneWatch.org, a project of the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), announced a “We Are the 99%” campaign for America’s pets to mark National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week, which…
Posted November 7, 2011 at 12:00 am

Local Shelters Agree: Humane Society of the United States Shortchanging Nation’s Pet Shelters

The recent release of the Center for Consumer Freedom’s (CCF) 50-state report, “Not Your Local Humane Society,” reminds Americans not to be fooled by the Humane Society of the…
Posted October 27, 2011 at 12:00 am

New Study: Food Environment Plays Very Small Role in Obesity Rates

According to a new study posted by the National Bureau of Economic Research, environmental factors such as food prices or restaurant location play a minuscule role in America’s increasing rates…
Posted September 29, 2011 at 12:00 am

New HowMuchFish iPhone App Makes It Easy to Choose a Nutrient-Packed Seafood Dish

  Today the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) announced the recent launch of the HowMuchFish iPhone app, a convenient, on-the-go source for consumers looking to resolve the conflicting information…
Posted August 9, 2011 at 12:00 am

New Analysis Exposes Partisanship of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington

  ActivistCash.com, a project of the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF), released a study conclusively demonstrating the bias and partisanship of the so-called Citizens for Responsibility…
Posted August 1, 2011 at 12:00 am

Center for Science in the Public Interest’s Latest Food Contest “Xtremely” Pointless

  Today, the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) criticized the Center for Science in the Public Interest’s (CSPI) over-the-top “Xtreme Eating Awards.” The annual awards “honor” restaurants…
Posted July 19, 2011 at 12:00 am

Philadelphia Mayor Reintroduces Nutty Soda Tax

  Today, the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) is calling on Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter to abandon his misguided proposal to reintroduce a two-cent excise tax on…
Posted June 2, 2011 at 12:00 am

Watchdog Group Urges Humane Association to Expand Attorney General Complaint Against the ASPCA

  Today the nonprofit Center for Consumer Freedom (CCF) is calling on the State Humane Association of California to expand a May 3 deceptive-fundraising complaint it filed with…
Posted May 6, 2011 at 12:00 am