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POM kills in the name of juice

by Miss. Anne Thropic Sunday, Nov. 26, 2006 at 1:04 PM

POM uses vivisection to prove how "healthy" their juice is.

This week, seven activists in Los Angeles had their homes raided in connection with a campaign against the POM Wonderful juice company, makers of POM pomegranate juice and Evian water.
POM has funded $10 million in research into the health effects of its juice, including conducting numerous studies on animals which included inducing erectile disfunction and depriving newborn mice
of oxygen to the brain. The raids are yet another transparent attempt by the government to stifle free speech at the request of large corporations (POM is based in Santa Monica, CA, the town whose police carried out the raids) - and another sign of just how scared these animal-abusing companies are of being picketed, protested, and exposed for what they do. POM executives have stated in
court filings that they have left their homes for up to a week at a time for fear of being demonstrated against, and the LA Times recently covered the campaign and mentioned POM's cruel torture of animals.

Please support activists (many of whom lost computers and other items) and the campaign against POM. Visit www.PomKills.com for more info on POM, and email factogether (at) gmail.com to contact the POM Kills campaign. Meanwhile, contact POM and let them know just how disgusted you are with their company's treatment of
animals, and make sure to tell them you will be encouraging everyone you know to boycott their products.

POM contacts

POM Wonderful, LLC
11444 West Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90064
310/966-5800
310/966-5863 (Customer Service)
310/312-2818 (Sales)

Lynda and Stewart Resnick (billionaires) - Owners
Matthew Tupper - CEO
Harley Liker - Medial Advisor
John Regal - VP, Marketing
Denise Bonder - Director of Human Resources
Fiona Posell - Public Relations
Mike L Dreher - VP, Scientific and Regulatory Affairs

customerservice@pomwonderful.com
sales@pomwonderful.com
PR@pomwonderful.com
izdev@pomwonderful.com
advertising@pomwonderful.com
foodservice@pomwonderful.com
orders@pomwonderful.com,
pomblogger@pomwonderful.com
medicaloutreach@pomwonderful.com
legalinfo@pomwonderful.com
fposell@pomwonderful.com
mdreher@pomwonderful.com
mtupper@pomwonderful.com
hliker@pomwonderful.com
jregal@pomwonderful.com
dbonder@pomwonderful.com
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Do you have more details? not exactly in the name of juice Friday, Dec. 01, 2006 at 1:54 PM
Obfuscatory Science johnk Friday, Dec. 01, 2006 at 7:33 PM
Like this one better? Friday, Dec. 01, 2006 at 8:06 PM
And when does the POM funding end? johnk Sunday, Dec. 03, 2006 at 3:08 AM
There should be disclosure Sunday, Dec. 03, 2006 at 9:49 AM
Animal research always equals $$$ JBeckham Thursday, Dec. 07, 2006 at 10:34 PM
Its getting worse out there, Jeremy. science isn't what it used to be Thursday, Dec. 07, 2006 at 11:18 PM
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