Antivivisection & extremism
Some facts about Parkinson's and Alzheimer's research
The animal rights group Animal Aid launched an ill-informed, illogical and ill-conceived campaign against medical research charities a few weeks ago.
Millions owe their lives to animal research
Leading research organisations have responded to misleading claims made by an antivivisection group in its recent letter to the Lancet.
Why do charities fund animal research?
The animal rights group Animal Aid has launched a campaign against medical research charities who fund animal research.
BBC interviews UAR about beagle breeding plans
Animal rights protestors are targeting the beagle breeding company B&K Universal's plans for modernisation of their site in Grimston.
New government committed to continued crackdown
Following the sentencing of six animal rights extremists on Monday, the new government made clear that it remains committed to countering criminal activity carried out in the name of animal rights.
The Marks & Spencer bunnies
Some may have seen the full page advert by the retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S), with pictures of rabbits, proclaiming its commitment not to test cosmetics or household products on animals.
The Animal Protection Party and the UK General Election
Just over a month has passed since the 2010 General Elections and the resulting Coalition government is beginning to outline their new policies.
Retrial for animal rights activist?
An animal rights activist who was jailed last year for a firebombing plot against Oxford University in 2006 faces a retrial.
Dialogue is key?
In a febrile atmosphere, a 'panel discussion' took place on a Californian campus earlier this week between antivivisectionists and research advocates
BUAV student guide economical with the truth
What is wrong with animal experiments? asks BUAV's new ‘guide for students' and it is a question worth asking.
Ten years old and nothing gained
The animal rights extremist group SHAC is 10 years old this month. But the activists who fly this flag have nothing to celebrate.
Rock band unleashes violence tirade at UK gig
We aren't sure if it's because it was Friday the 13th but unlucky Flaming Lips fans were faced with an unpleasant display at a gig in Portsmouth last week.
Infiltration raises questions
The recent infiltration of a UK safety testing facility by an antivivisectionist raises many questions.
When the going gets tough...
We have seen in the UK that, when attacked by violent animal rights extremists and vociferous antivivisectionists...
The editorial in today's Financial Times about responding to the appalling animal rights extremist attacks in Switzerland is spot on.
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