Tagged results for Animal rights extremism
Release of leading extremists may inspire new attacks on animal research
Leading animal rights extremists Greg and Natasha Avery were released from prison this week.
The research they tried to stop
Three animal rights extremists who were imprisoned for their role in the 'Save the Newchurch Guinea Pigs' campaign – Jon Ablewhite, John Smith and Kerry Whitburn – have been released from prison.
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.
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.
UK public attitudes - not much change
Public opinion research released this week shows that public attitudes to animal research haven't changed much in the UK over the last few years.
Dialogue is key?
In a febrile atmosphere, a 'panel discussion' took place on a Californian campus earlier this week between antivivisectionists and research advocates
Science and the media – a call to action
Act now to safeguard improvements in science reporting – that is the message to the scientific community and government in the UK from a new strategic report published today.
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.
Time for more change in America
We have been watching with great concern the animal rights extremists’ campaigns taking place in the United States and California in particular.
The editorial in today's Financial Times about responding to the appalling animal rights extremist attacks in Switzerland is spot on.