Julie Gunlock

Director, Culture of Alarmism Project

 

Julie Gunlock is the Director of IWF’s Culture of Alarmism Project. Before joining IWF, Gunlock served as a Professional Staff Member on the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee and on the House Homeland Security Committee, and on the staffs of Ohio Senators Mike DeWine and George Voinovich.

Gunlock has written about food and culture for the New York Post, the Washington Post, New York Daily News, the Los Angeles Times, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report, The Washington Times, National Review Magazine, National Interest Magazine, the Tampa Tribune, and Townhall.com and is a regular contributor to National Review Online, BlogHer and Huffington Post. She has offered political commentary on Fox News, TheBlaze TV and other networks and is a regular guest on NRA News Cam & Company.

She lives in Virginia with her husband and three young and active boys.

 

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Recent Articles:

More on the Organic Mom Mafia

April 22 2014


The Tyranny of the Food Nanny

April 15 2014


Food Prices Rising

April 15 2014


Spending More on Organic Food? For What?

April 2 2014


Are Vegetarians Less Healthy Than Meat Eaters?

April 1 2014


WH Pastry Chef Moves On

March 19 2014


Bring Back Butter!

March 18 2014


Misinformation on Beef

March 6 2014


Universal School Lunch

February 25 2014


Americans Say No to No GMO

February 25 2014


Whole Foods Sells Psudoscience

February 24 2014


Grandjean and Landrigan Strike Again!

February 20 2014


The Food Babe Misses the Mark

February 11 2014


Food Guidelines: Less Science, More Politics

February 7 2014


Want to Save Money? Stop Buying Organic Food

February 4 2014


Shocking Breaking News: Parents Matter

January 16 2014


Let's talk about allergies…

January 13 2014


Be Afraid…of your nail polish?

January 10 2014


Everyone calm down... it isn't Agent Orange

January 6 2014


Activists Demand Higher Costs for Food

January 3 2014


Solutions Oriented Conservatism

December 23 2013


Raw Milk: Unnecessary Alarmism on Both Sides

December 13 2013


What's Really At Stake in the Fast Food Debate

December 3 2013


Automation: The Future of Fast Food

December 2 2013


Annoyed at FDA for Banning Transfats? Tell Them!

November 26 2013


Keep Austin...New York?

November 19 2013


Keep Calm and Read the Good News Roundup

November 12 2013


Pesticide Residue Calculator

November 7 2013


FDA's Move to Regulate Trans-Fats

November 7 2013


Halloween: An Alarmists Favorite Holiday

October 31 2013


DANGER! Postage stamps and water!!!

October 10 2013


Women should worry about shoddy reporting, not chemicals

October 10 2013


Student newspaper editor gets it right!

October 3 2013


What's actually scary? Environmentalists with time on their hands...

September 27 2013


Parents, not food marketers...

September 24 2013


Hemingway Takes on the Neighborhood

September 24 2013


Salt: Government Ignores Report It Commissioned

September 17 2013


More Evidence For Bloomberg to Ignore

August 13 2013


Emily Oster: Anti-Alarmist Role Model

August 13 2013


The Chemphobes Deadly Agenda: Flame Retardants

August 12 2013


Bad News for the Alarmists: Obesity Rates Declining

August 7 2013


Plastic Bag Ban Leads to Higher Rates of Theft

July 25 2013


Making Products and Food Less Safe

July 17 2013


Fish oil is good for you...until it isn't anymore

July 11 2013


Wine Freedom

June 25 2013


Daily Mail's Shocking List of Lies About Chemicals in Food

June 21 2013


Be very scared...of your raincoat

June 14 2013


Debunking Agriculture Alarmism: Pesticides

June 13 2013


California Fat Shaming Kids

June 12 2013


Food Companies Reduce Calories

May 31 2013


The tyranny of the organic mommy mafia • The Vicki McKenna Show

April 21 2014


Is parenting becoming more dangerous? • The Langer-Popp Cast

April 15 2014


Food costs on the rise. What's impacting prices? • Cam & Company

April 15 2014


The White House concedes that the 77-cent wage gap is inaccurate • Cam & Co.

April 8 2014


Senator Harry Reid calls our IWF for debunking the 77-cent wage gap myth • Tony Katz Show

April 7 2014


New Bad Study Generates Alarming Headlines: Diet soda linked to heart disease • Cam & Co

April 1 2014


Unplanned Parenting: Are We Overprotecting Kids? • HuffPost LIVE

March 21 2014


Environmentalism is creeping into food policy • Thom Hartmann Show

March 18 2014


A new push to ban the new "b-word" -- bossy • Cam & Co

March 11 2014


GAO: 1.6M paying students skip Michelle Obama school lunches • Cam & Co

March 11 2014


Nutritional Development: Increased dependency on government in school • The Schilling Show

March 4 2014


A guiding hand of government is sidelining parents • The Bill Cunningham Show

March 2 2014


FLOTUS announcing proposal that government - not schools - will ban junk food advertising in schools • Garrison

February 27 2014


Government expands school lunch program to all children, regardless of need • Cam & Co

February 26 2014


From Cupcakes to Chemicals, the Culture of Alarmism, and Activist bullying • WSVA Mike Schikman Show

February 19 2014


General Mills Caves to the Food Police • Tony Katz Tonight

February 19 2014


One News Now: Suggested warning label: Almost everything is bad for you!

February 18 2014


General Mills caves to anti-GM, bully activists • Cam & Company

February 18 2014


General Mills decides to go GMO free. What does this mean for the consumer? • Twin Cities News Talk 1130 Up & At Em

February 17 2014


Spreading hysteria with no science or facts to back it up, food police never give up • The Schilling Show

February 13 2014


The Food Baby is bullying the food and nutrition world and scaring women and moms • 1320 WILS Mike Cohen Show

February 12 2014


Food Babe bullying businesses and scaring consumers about safe products • Cam & Co. (02.11.14)

February 11 2014


Government intervention and the impact on women, wages and the workplace • The Bill Cunningham Show

February 4 2014


Gunlock • Food Nannies New Favorite Movie and the Attack on the Food Industry • Vinnie Penn Project (01.30.14)

January 30 2014


Gunlock • Why a New Anti Food Industry Documentary Is Misleading • Cam & Company (01.28.14)

January 28 2014


Gunlock • Calm Down It Isn't "Agent Orange" • American FAmily News

January 9 2014


Gunlock • What is a helicopter parent? Do they make parenting difficult? • Cam & Company (12.23.13)

December 23 2013


Gunlock • How anti-GMO activists are targeting women • Cam & Company (12.17.13)

December 17 2013


Gunlock • Exercising Common Sense to Fight Obesity • American Family News (12.16.13)

December 16 2013


Gunlock • Culture of alarmism and why we need to calm down • WBEZ Tony Sarabia (12.11.13)

December 11 2013


Gunlock • Fast food workers protesting themselves out of a job? • Cam and Company (12.3.13)

December 3 2013


Gunlock • Proposal could make snacking behind the wheel illegal • Cam and Company (11.26.13)

November 26 2013


Gunlock • From Cupcakes to Chemicals and how the Food Nazis and Nanny Staters want to scare you into submission • Libertas Radio (11.25.13)

November 25 2013


Gunlock • Food fight, USDA policies aimed to improve school lunch nutrition • The Stream 11.25.13

November 25 2013


Gunlock • Austin Texas attempting to ban fast food restaurants • Cam & Company (11.19.13)

November 19 2013


Gunlock • From Cupcakes to Chemicals, How the Culture of Alarmism is Making us Afraid of Everything • WIBC Garrison (11.14.13)

November 14 2013


Gunlock • Put down that doughnut: FDA takes on trans fats • Cam & Company (11.13.13)

November 13 2013


Gunlock • FDA trying to phase out trans fats • One News Now

November 8 2013


Gunlock • Plastic alarmists scream over Halloween costumes • Cam & Company (11.05.13)

November 5 2013


Gunlock • The Virginia nanny state • Cam & Company 10.22.13

October 22 2013


Gunlock discusses USPS destroying "dangerous" stamps and how wimpy American society has become on American Family Radio

October 16 2013


Gunlock • First Lady's garden a 'victim' of the shutdown • Cam & Company (10.15.2013)

October 15 2013


Gunlock • Should government regulate what we eat • Cam & Company (10.09.2013)

October 9 2013


Gunlock discusses hyper-hysteria of scaring pregnant women into worrying about everything and the war on salt on with Greg Garrison

September 26 2013


Gunlock • Neighborhood nannies & warnings of "dangers" surrounding our kids • Cam & Co (09.24.2013)

September 24 2013


Gunlock • Packing your kids school lunch • Cam & Company (09.13.2013)

September 13 2013


Julie Gunlock joins Chris Woodward to discuss Michelle Obama's new anti-obesity twist: Hip-Hop

August 16 2013


Julie Gunlock discusses chemphobes deadly agenda on The Vinnie Penn Project

August 13 2013


Julie Gunlock responds to appeals court ruling against NYC's big-soda ban with AFR's Chris Woodward

July 30 2013


Julie Gunlock discusses declining soda sales with Chris Woodward of American Family Radio

July 25 2013


A Strategy Built on Nervous Moms

April 1 2014


Green Watch: A Strategy Built on Nervous Moms: Fearmongers seek to block technology that could feed multitudes

March 26 2014


Eat Right and Save the Planet

March 12 2014


General Mills Caves to the Food Police

February 13 2014


Biotech’s Mommy Issue

December 11 2013


The Rise of Mommy Fearmongering: Be Afraid… Of Everything!

November 26 2013


Ignore the Halloween Alarmists

October 31 2013


Mommy Guilt: It’s an Industry

June 19 2013


Radical Environmentalists Should Mind Their Own Business

June 15 2013


Should I Get Paid to Feed My Kids?

May 20 2013


Love Fest: Bittman Reviews Pollan

May 6 2013


Do Airlines Hate Kids?

April 8 2013


In Praise of Laundry-Detergent Pods

April 3 2013


How the Left Breeds Alarm to Win Policy Battles

March 15 2013


Michelle Obama's 'Mission Accomplished' Moment

March 4 2013


BlogHer Food Interviews: Your Brand + Your Causes

February 7 2013


Want More Time For Yoga? Stop Wasting Time on Baseless Fear of Chemicals

January 18 2013


Hey Moms, Look Out! Fatty Meat Coming to Your Child’s Lunch Tray

January 18 2013


Fat Activism: The Big, Fat Non-Problem

January 9 2013


School Lunch: Should the Government Be Feeding Schoolchildren Lunch? (Debate)

December 20 2012


The Grinch Who Stole the Christmas Cocktail

December 5 2012


Keep the State Off My Plate

November 29 2012


BPA Found Safe . . . By Researcher Who Doesn’t Want to Admit It

November 8 2012


Stop Trying to Regulate Halloween Treats

October 31 2012


Energy Policy Is a Women’s Issue

October 17 2012


Manufactured Fear Drives Needless Regulations

September 25 2012


Goodbye Big Gulps In Mayor Bloomberg's New York, Hello Big Government

September 18 2012


School Lunches Make Their Unhealthy Return

September 14 2012


New Gallup Poll on Soda Consumption Shows Folly of Bloomberg Drink Ban

July 26 2012


Take Government Health Advice with a Pinch of Salt

July 10 2012


More Concern for Sunscreen than Sunburns

June 25 2012


Political Pancakes

June 23 2012


Anti-Obesity Efforts Are Fattening Government

June 12 2012


The Cost of Obama's Food Tax and Regulation Proposals

June 5 2012


Sugar isn't the enemy - Mayor Bloomberg must stop his meddling

June 3 2012


What Mrs. Obama is Most Interested in Growing Isn’t a Garden, But Government

June 1 2012


Latest Sugar Study Has Little To Do With Sugar

May 18 2012


Parents, Not the Government, Should be Food Police

May 16 2012


A New Obesity Documentary Reveals Nothing New

May 3 2012


Saving The Rubber Ducky From The Fear Nannies

April 20 2012


The Jig Is Up on Food Deserts

April 19 2012


This Summer, Let's Stop Blaming Soda

March 27 2012


The 13-Year-Old Spring Breaker

March 22 2012


Soft Bigotry of Low Food Expectations

March 15 2012


Vilifying Beef

March 14 2012


The American Child’s Dream: Pink Slime On Every Tray!

March 13 2012


Lunch Nazis on the Attack

February 16 2012


Home-Packed Meals Don’t Meet Government Standards

February 15 2012


Parenting: A Lost Art

February 4 2012


Fattened by ‘Help’

February 4 2012