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Should Taxpayers Be Paying to Addict Animals to Street Drugs?

Julia Orr | Posted 04.05.2017 | Green
Julia Orr

Copyright: Shutterstock The Obama administration just announced new plans to tackle the increasing epidemic of heroin and prescription drug abuse, wh...

Life, Such as It Is, of a Primate in a Research Lab

Ken White | Posted 12.01.2016 | San Francisco
Ken White

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently announced its plan to end all federal research performed on chimpanzees, effectively retiring these a...

Grim Report From Laboratory Handling Ebola

Julia Orr | Posted 11.08.2014 | Green
Julia Orr

The report is grim reading; even grimmer for the animals that died at Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute located in Albuquerque, NM.

A Dad, an Animal Rights Protest and the Exploitation of Children

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics
Jon Hotchkiss

On Friday, April 25th, 2014, I witnessed the inappropriate political use of several elementary school age children.

Report Reveals Worst Laboratory for Animal Welfare Violations

Julia Orr | Posted 11.24.2013 | Green
Julia Orr

The USDA apparently cares enough to have cited these labs over and over again, expecting at the very least rudimentary animal care, but it is woefully inadequate at fining, inspecting, and citing labs.

University of Colorado Reconsidering Using Live Animal Laboratories

Marc Bekoff | Posted 08.26.2013 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

As a Professor Emeritus of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder, who has long studied the social and emotional lives of other animals I was deeply disappointed to read that faculty at the school continue to have students kill hundreds of animals in outdated classroom laboratories every year.

An Open Letter to the Animal Liberation Front and their Supporters

Eric Michael Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Eric Michael Johnson

The terror tactics used against the family of UCLA neuroscientist Dario Ringach has completely undermined the moral authority that your movement hoped to achieve.