Careers in the Conflict Industry

HSUS and the Making of a Conflict Industrialist IN APRIL OF 2001, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Tom Knudson of the Sacramento Bee wrote a ground-breaking five-part series analyzing the multi-billion-dollar conflict industry, and its impacts, both negative and positive, on science-based conservation efforts. Knudson’s series, entitled “Environment, Inc.”,(1) has spurred calls for Congressional hearings and regulation of the US component…

Banned in the USA

The following article was first published by www.furs.com and is reproduced with the permission of the author. By Lisa Marcinek for www.furs.com SO MUCH FOR THE LAND OF THE FREE, HOME OF THE BRAVE. In this country, if people don’t like what you’re doing, they can – and often do – simply outlaw it. Since…

Let Them Eat Cake!

PeTA Sees Hoof-and-Mouth Disease as the Final Solution Through the winter of 2000 and spring of 2001, hoof and mouth disease hit thousands of cloven-hoofed animals in several European countries. Animals with this dreadful virus develop painful blisters on their hooves and mouths and can’t eat or drink, the young cannot suckle and waste away,…