March 1, 2007 – Steven Milloy

March 1, 2007

  • Social interaction
  • Discussion of current issues and events
  • And a lively conversation with our featured speaker

Steven Milloy
Investment Adviser, Free Enterprise Action Fund

Using Capitalism Against Itself
How leftist activists
harness the power, resources,
and influence of publicly-owned corporations to advance their
social and political agendas

Steven J. Milloy is an investment adviser to the Free Enterprise Action Fund. He’s also the publisher of JunkScience.com.

Mr. Milloy is a frequent advocate for free enterprise/free market principles and policies in conjunction with the Free Enterprise Education Institute.

He holds a B.A. in Natural Sciences and a Master of Health Sciences in Biostatistics from Johns Hopkins University, a law degree from the University of Baltimore, and a Master of Laws from the Georgetown University Law Center.

Since April 1, 1996, JunkScience.com has had an impact in the fight against junk science. It has been rated “Top Resource” and one of the “Most Popular” health news web sites by Yahoo! “One of the 50 Best Web Sites” by Popular Science, and “Hot Pick” by Science; and it has been described as a “leading debunker” of global warming by Rolling Stonemagazine.

JunkScience.com has also been spotlighted by the Washington Post, NY Times, LA Times, USA Today, Detroit News, The Times (UK), Financial Times (UK), Daily Telegraph (UK), Forbes, MSNBC and many other popular media outlets.

Milloy has appeared on local, national and international TV and radio including ABC’s World News Tonight with Peter Jennings and Good Morning America; CNBC’s Kudlow & Co. and SquawkBox; CNN’s Crossfire and Talk Back Live; CNNfn; CNN International’s Insight; MSNBC’s News with Brian Williams; Fox News Channel’s Fox Report, Fox & Friends, The O’Reilly Factor, Special Report with Brit Hume, & Your World with Neal Cavuto; and many others.

He’s president of Steven J. Milloy, Inc., which provides news and consulting services on environment- and health-related public policy issues to food, beverage, and other consumer product businesses and organizations.

He has testified on risk assessment and Superfund before the U.S. Congress; and has lectured before numerous organizations.

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  • The featured speaker is normally introduced at about 8. The meeting continues until about 10.
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Location:
General Society Library
20 West 44th St.
Between 5th & 6th avenues, near Grand Central Terminal

Subway: 4, 5, 6, 7 to Grand Central – 42nd St.,
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Admission is free, and no reservation is necessary.

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Our founder and host is Victor Niederhoffer, publisher (with Laurel Kenner) of Daily Speculations.

 

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