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Earth Island Institute was the first organization to endorse PETA's statement calling on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to increase its funding and use of non-animal test methods.
The Earth Island Institute has always been very supportive of the animal protection stance on animal testing issues and has signed on to coalition efforts to pressure the EPA to reduce its reliance on animals in its chemical-testing programs.
What You Can DoPlease send letters thanking the Earth Island Institute for its progressive stance on animal testing issues.
Send letters to:
John KnoxExecutive DirectorEarth Island Institute2150 Allston Way, Ste. 460Berkeley, CA 94704-1375510-859-9091 (fax)firstname.lastname@example.org
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.