Animal Research: A Matter of Moral Relevance

by Bernard E. Rollin, Ph.D. Philosophers have shown that the standard reasons offered to exclude animals from the moral circle, and to justify not assessing our treatment of them by…

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Budget Discussions Bring Legislative Optimism for Animals

Anyone following national news of late is probably getting tired of hearing about the federal budget, and that’s fair. The budget process seems to drag out longer every year, and…

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Support the Humane Research and Testing Act of 2021

The Humane Research and Testing Act of 2021 (H.R. 1744) addresses two important objectives related to the use of animals in research: it presents an opportunity to advance the development…