Posted by: audreybenenati | January 20, 2010

Humane Society proud of its record of helping

By Wayne Pacelle

Posted January 19, 2010 at 6:18 p.m.

Re: David Martosko’s Jan. 19 letter, “Be more humane”:

Martosko is the director of research for the Center for Consumer Freedom in Washington, D.C., an industry front for tobacco, alcohol and agribusiness. It serves no function other than to attack organizations that promote food safety, public health and animal welfare.

The CCF was started with a $600,000 grant from tobacco giant Phillip Morris. It has even attacked Mothers Against Drunk Driving and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

…Read the rest at

— Wayne Pacelle is president and CEO of the Washington, D.C.-based Humane Society of the United States.


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