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[caption id="attachment_5069" align="alignright" width="265"] SciBabe's bad science tries to make the pesticide industry look good.[/caption] Blogging under the name SciBabe, Yvette d’Entremont...

March 31, 2018

News Release For Immediate Release: Thursday, March 15, 2018 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 The Coca-Cola Company proposed and financed the now-defunct group Global...

March 15, 2018

Dear Rick Berke and Gideon Gil, At a time when the public is questioning the legitimacy of news media – and science itself – it is important for health and science publications such as STAT to...

February 28, 2018

News Release For Immediate Release: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 U.S. Right to Know sued the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

February 21, 2018

Update 2/6/18 Upheaval at Newsweek: The news outlet is imploding amid a financial scandal and poor leadership. Some editors "recklessly sought clicks at the expense of accuracy, retweets over...

January 31, 2018

Update: Newsweek's bizarre response By Stacy Malkan “The campaign for organic food is a deceitful, expensive scam,” according to a Jan. 19 Newsweek article authored by Dr. Henry I. Miller...

January 23, 2018

Trevor Butterworth and his colleagues at Sense About Science/STATS have written for prominent news outlets and been quoted as independent experts on science and media. This fact sheet provides...

January 22, 2018

Documents obtained by USRTK offer a rare look into the secrets of food and chemical corporations. Since 2015, U.S. Right to Know, a nonprofit consumer and public health watchdog group, has obtained...

January 22, 2018

News Release For Immediate Release: Monday, December 11, 2017 For More Information Contact: Gary Ruskin (415) 944-7350 How accurate were conflict of interest disclosures in at least 40...

December 11, 2017

[caption id="attachment_4736" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo©Tony Powell. 2017 Independent Women's Forum Gala. Union Station. November 15, 2017[/caption] This article first appeared...

November 30, 2017