CEI Weekly: Lies,Truths, and Videotape About Makeup

Friday, February 25, 2011



Feature: CEI Studios releases a short video on "The Truth About Makeup."

FEATURED VIDEO: Lies, Truths, and Videotape About Makeup


Ever since Annie Leonard released "The Story of Cosmetics," the blogosphere has been buzzing about "toxins" in personal care products. But the truth is that a lot of the "toxins" Leonard talks about are all around us---even in the natural foods we eat---and they're harmless. This week, CEI Studios released a short video responding to some of the more absurd recent allegations about cosmetics. Watch "The Truth About Makeup" here.




Fixed Labor Game is Ending in Wisconsin

Iain Murray and Vincent Vernuccio's op-ed in The Washington Times


Tobacco Tax Hike Was a Backroom Deal

Hans Bader's op-ed in The Washington Times


The Case for Reform of the Railway Labor Act

Russ Brown and Ivan Osorio's CEI OnPoint


Comments on Commercial Motor Vehicle Operator Service Hours

Marc Scribner's comment letter submitted before the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration


George Washington Was a Brilliant Entrepreneur

John Berlau's op-ed in NewsMax


Bad Publicity, Good Results

Ryan Young's op-ed in The Daily Caller


Madison Fight Remains in Public Spotlight

Iain Murray and Vincent Vernuccio's citation in The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel


Tough Terms May Land Apple's Subscription in Hot Water

Ryan Radia's citation in E-Commerce Times










February 24, 2011: On Wisconsin


CEI Vice President Iain Murray discusses the labor reforms that have led to a thousands-strong protest in Madison, Wisconsin. While the reforms themselves are relatively minor, both sides know that the stakes are high. We may be at a watershed moment in the relationship between public sector unions and taxpayers.