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Massachusetts Residents: Make Two Quick Calls for Animals
Nathan Herschler, May 8, 2019
Animals in labs need your voice! Today, Wednesday, May 8, 2019, we are asking animal advocates across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to participate in a statewide call
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State of Play: California’s Dangerous “Lab Gag” Bill
Mike Ryan, April 26, 2019
Quick update on the bill we’re fighting in California (AB700) that we told you about earlier this week.
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Pounding the pavement to stop a “lab gag” bill in California
Mike Ryan, April 24, 2019
NEAVS supporters are educating CA residents about how this bill would harm animals.
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Dangerous bill would hide what happens to animals in labs
Mike Ryan, April 22, 2019
This bill will have bleak consequences for animals used in testing and those trying to protect them. Read why we must fight to keep this damaging legislation from becomin
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Thank You for Refusing to Look Away
Nathan Herschler, April 18, 2019
I saw her at the zoo. Looking right at me through the glass.
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Advancing Animal Welfare Standards in Labs Isn’t the Answer
Nathan Herschler, April 11, 2019
Why advocating for high welfare animal care in research facilities isn’t an effective strategy.
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What does "effective altruism" mean for animal testing?
Nathan Herschler, April 5, 2019
Effective altruism, an approach that heavily influences the animal rights movement, pushes organizations to spend the money they receive from donors as effectively and ef
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Win Alert: USDA Ends Cat-Killing Experiments
Mike Ryan, April 2, 2019
14 cats were saved today, and countless more will never be subjected to unnecessary and cruel experiments at the USDA.
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Animal Activist Among Cowboys
Amy Meyer, April 1, 2019
Before I became a grassroots organizer…Before I protested animal cruelty (and got arrested for it)... I was Cody, Wyoming’s only vegetarian