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    Milk Malice Too Extreme for Anti-Milk Extremist

    Posted July 12, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF, Livestock

    In today’s Los Angeles Times, guest contributor Chris Woolston examines the science behind dietary milk recommendations. The U.S. Department of Agriculture advises drinking three glasses per day; a Harvard scientist recommends one or two. And in the moo-juice abstinence corner, Woolston quotes the radicals at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) as the animal […]

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    Resolved: Shareholders Reject PETA Agenda

    Posted May 24, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    The Associated Press reports today (as though it were “news”) on an old tactic used by the animal rights extremists at People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). In addition to sending half-nude performers to “shower” with an anti-meat message, PETA is trying a more fully clothed tactic: buying stock in meat and restaurant […]

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    PETA Washes Its Hands of Reality (Again)

    Posted April 20, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF, Meat

    Thursday is Earth Day, and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is using the opportunity to push its animal-rights agenda. Yesterday, PETA president Ingrid Newkirk penned an op-ed claiming that whenever we “consume meat, eggs or dairy foods, we contribute to ecological devastation.” (Not true.) And today in Birmingham, Alabama, scantily-dressed PETA fem-bots […]

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    PETA Crushes Its Own Credibility

    Posted April 13, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    The New York Daily News reported yesterday that People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), always on the lookout for a media stunt, delivered a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture demanding the government refuse to renew the exhibitor license of the Ringling Bros. circus. Looks like the media whiz-kids at PETA screwed […]

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    More Pushback Against PETA

    Posted March 22, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF, Other (press)

    Hunters and pet store owners are firing back against People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and its radical agenda. In South Carolina, hunters are supporting a statewide ballot initiative to change the state Constitution and give hunters a permanent right to hunt. Says hunting enthusiast James Kennamer, “It will keep local entities from […]

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    PETA (Still) Kills Animals. Lots of ‘Em.

    Posted March 12, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF

    In 2009 People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) put a few more notches on its belt—2,301, to be exact. That’s how many cats and dogs met their demise at the hands of this radical animal rights group last year, according to PETA’s own “Animal Record” filings with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and […]

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    PETA Behaving Badly

    Posted February 4, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF, Meat

    Another organization has caved to PETA pressure because of a mistaken belief that the radical group really cares about animals. The Neumann University Alumni Association says it will stop distributing discounted tickets to the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus in response to PETA’s latest protest. The alumni association was offering discounted admission to […]

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    Is PETA Going for the Gold in Terrorism?

    Posted January 26, 2010 at 12:00 am in Animal Rights Extremism, From CCF, Meat, Violence

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is well-known for its assaults on common decency, but its latest move in Canada may have significantly backfired. PETA took responsibility for an attack yesterday on Canadian Fisheries Minister Gail Shea, in which a protester smeared her face with a tofu “cream” pie with the accuracy of an […]