Environmentalists Back Off of Carbon Tax

Politico says environmentalists have backed off from proposing taxes on carbon. The reason? Their news report says: This month’s fuel-tax riots in Paris and the defeat of a carbon-fee ballot measure in Washington state show the difficulty of getting people to support a levy on the energy sources that heat their homes and power their…

Vegans Vandalize Butcher Shops in North France

Six vegan hoodlums are being held by French police in connection with a series of butcher and fish shops vandalized between the months of May and August. According to The Local Europe, nine businesses (including a McDonald’s and a cheese shop) in and the surrounding area of lille had windows smashed and anti-meat graffiti spray…

Animal “Rights” Activists Set Fire to French Zoo

Animal rights activists claimed responsibility for setting fire to several ticket booths at the Peaugres Safari park in the Ard├Ęche region at the beginning of August. According to The Local, the zoo had to close for August 2nd and burned most of the night of August 1st. A blog post on the animal rights group’s…

Anti-Vaccine Group Attempts to Hold Up Lyme Disease Vaccine

Later this year, the French company Valneva SE will begin Phase 2 clinical trials of a lyme disease vaccine the company is developing underwent successful Phase 1 tests beginning in March. According to The Wall Street Journal, the company’s Chief Financial Officer, David Lawrence, says it will be at least five years before their vaccine…

French Butchers Terrorized by Vegans and Animal “Rights” Groups

French butchers are coming under physical, verbal and moral attacks by vegans and animal rights groups and have pleaded with police and the French government for protection against their campaign of terror. According to The Telegraph, butchers allege the increased media exposure of the anti-meat cause has fueled a campaign of violence and intimidation against…