The hand of a rhesus macaque clings to metal caging, his face blurred out of focus behind
Lawsuit Against the USDA for Better Treatment of Primates
The Rise for Animals Team, July 9, 2020
On behalf of both NEAVS and the Animal Legal Defense Fund, Harvard Law School’s Animal Law & Policy Clinic filed a lawsuit against the United States Department of Agricul
A close-up of a monkey's sad, downturned eyes
37 Years as a Test Subject
Casey Webster, July 6, 2020
Tell Georgia State University to Release Hank the Monkey to Sanctuary
Amy Meyer, holding a sign
Reflection From the Grassroots
Amy Meyer, July 2, 2020
There’s an uncomfortable truth about grassroots activism: this work can put us in danger.
Water—cool and blue—sloshes and splashes
Water Deprivation
Lindsay Oliver, June 30, 2020
Lindsay Oliver gives her firsthand account of witnessing this cruel practice while she worked undercover in an animal experimentation lab.
A small, brown vole cowers
Exposed: Violent Science at University of Kansas
Mike Ryan, June 26, 2020
The University of Kansas forces animals to fight—and calls it animal testing.
The face of a baby monkey peers between metal cage bars
Take Action to Protect Baby Monkeys
Christie Hendrickson, June 24, 2020
As a lover of animals, a parent, and a human being, I am heartbroken—and outraged—after reading about an experiment on baby monkeys at Emory University.
An orange squid floats in blue water
We're Calling on NIH to Admit: Octopus Feel Pain, Too
The Rise for Animals Team, June 24, 2020
We think cephalopods—octopus, squid, and cuttlefish—should be among the animals entitled to humane treatment by animal experimenters receiving our tax dollars. So we've d
Loverboy, a melancholy rhesus monkey, sits alone in a sterile, cold, metal cage
Loverboy's Story
Lindsay Oliver, June 23, 2020
This is Loverboy, a melancholy rhesus monkey I met while working inside of an animal research facility. The highlight of my day was getting to see him.
LGBTQ+ Animal Allies
The Rise for Animals Team, June 23, 2020
June is Pride Month. We’re taking this opportunity to share with you some LGBTQ+ animal allies. Check out these powerful activists for animals!