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Tag: Whole Foods
  • Whole Foods vs. FTC

    I recently posted a piece on the NFL concerning their anti-trust case. Much to my surprise Mises.org posted a piece on a current anti-trust case concerning the Whole Foods merger with Wild Oats. Conveniently they also re-posted an old Rothbard piece with his case to abolish anti-trust laws.  The Federal Trade Commission is trying to make …

  • Tea Partiers to Buycott Whole Foods

    The national leadership team of the Nationwide Tea Party Coalition this morning announced a series of Tea Party Buycott events designed to support John Mackey and the Whole Foods grocery chain. The first buycotts, in which tea party supporters will be asked to do their grocery shopping for the week at Whole Foods, will occur …

  • Open Letter to Whole Foods Boycotters

    Earlier, we mentioned Whole Foods CEO John Mackey’s op-ed regarding health care reform. Although we greatly appreciated the article, many others did not — and are touting a boycott of Whole Foods. Now, we at YAL will always respect the right of individuals to boycott whatever business they want for whatever reason they wish as …

  • Whole Foods CEO Blasts Obamacare

    The health care debate has been raging for months now, and all we hear is the government-run health program is the only option for the country. However, the CEO of Whole Foods has something to say about health care takeover, and it is actually the right solution to the problem: While we clearly need health-care …