The lives of Hercules and Leo at Stony Brook have been miserable. They live without the companionship of other chimpanzees in violation of National Institutes of Health ("NIH") guidelines. They have been required to undergo general anesthesia dozens of times. Researchers thrust wires into their bodies
On March 21, 500 youth activists at the EF Global Student Leaders Summit outside San Jose, Costa Rica, sat silently as Dr. Jane Goodall delivered a beautiful keynote speech in which she shared her story as a trailblazing woman in science, answered student questions, and encouraged all of us to fight for animals, the planet, and each other.