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You and I Are Among the Largest Funders of Animal Research
The Rise for Animals Team, July 22, 2023
The NIH is the largest federal funder of animal research . . . yet there’s a huge amount we don’t know about how the NIH is spending our money.  
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Lives Stolen for a Lucrative Business
The Rise for Animals Team, July 18, 2023
NatGeo reports that the “business in long-tailed macaques is a lucrative one”, with shipments of stolen, commodified lives valued at more than $1 billion.
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Ssssnakes Are Victims of Animal Research, Too
The Rise for Animals Team, July 16, 2023
Humans don’t only destroy snakes’ habitats and hunt them and their families . . . they also use them as experimental subjects.
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If Animal Research Laboratories Had Glass Walls...
The Rise for Animals Team, July 12, 2023
If the average human saw animal research happening in front of them, they would oppose it. And animal researchers know this.
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Fish: Unconsidered Victims of Animal Research
The Rise for Animals Team, July 5, 2023
The exploitation of fish for biomedical research has been climbing for decades, as fish – in astronomical numbers – are forced to “model” human disease and toxicity.
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Protecting Primates: The Fight is On
The Rise for Animals Team, June 28, 2023
NABR doesn’t want macaques protected in any way because this would make their enslavement and torture in research laboratories, they say, “more difficult”.
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The Myth of the “Beast-Machine”: Animals Are Not Objects
The Rise for Animals Team, June 24, 2023
Nonhuman animals are not objects. They are living beings. And they are the same as humans in all ways that matter.
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No Backbone? No Difference.
The Rise for Animals Team, June 22, 2023
Insects, just like all other sentient beings, deserve moral consideration and should never be used as means to human ends.
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Rise for Animal Rights!
The Rise for Animals Team, June 21, 2023
This is what "Animal Rights" means to us.