Money Talks in San Diego Blaze

FUR COMMISSION USA COMMENTARY, AUGUST 30, 2003 (Revised Sept. 1, 2003) Every cloud has a silver lining, even the huge pall of smoke and ash that billowed over a San Diego suburb on Aug. 1. In flames was a 206-unit condominium project under construction in University City. And at the site was a banner proclaiming:…

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…