Casey Affleck and PETA Demand That UMass End Cruel Monkey Experiments

Casey Affleck was joined by his mother, Chris, when he spoke at a PETA news conference at the University of Massachusetts–Amherst, protesting cruel experiments on monkeys.

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New UW Primate Center Director Was Once Suspended for Violations

Michele Basso is notorious for being one of the few primate experimenters ever to be suspended from using animals as a result of welfare violations. The problems didn’t end there.

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Cleveland Clinic Cover-Up: PETA Reveals Violations of Federal Guidelines

Among other incidents, records obtained by PETA reveal that experimenters at the Cleveland Clinic caused mice skin lesions from hair-removal creams.

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Tax Dollars at Work: 8 Animal Torture Devices Labs Buy With Your Money

Laboratories are equipped with costly devices—many of which are paid for by tax money—that allow experimenters to carry out cruel and deadly experiments on monkeys.

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Dr. Biruté Galdikas Tells NIH: Monkey Brain-Damage Surgeries Are ‘Pointless,’ Must End

“The world has marched on and left unimaginative repetitive studies of no particular value, like Dr. Murray’s, behind in the dust.”

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Vanderbilt University’s Big Secret: Elite Institution Has an Obsession With Animal Testing

The Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a major hotbed of crude and pointless experimentation on animals. PETA’s pulling back the curtain on Vandy’s dark secret.

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Hospital Swaps Live Pigs for Tech in OB/GYN Training After PETA Talks

PETA is ready to help medical centers across the country switch to modern, animal-free training options that will spare lives and build confidence in new doctors.

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A Mouse Burst Into Flames, More Animals Died Agonizingly in NIH

Federal reports uncovered by PETA document a disturbing and lengthy record of animal abuse and gross neglect at the hands of inattentive NIH experimenters.

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The Naughty/Nice List: Is Your Charitable Donation Hurting Animals?

Health charity TV ads and appeals pull on your heartstrings, but here’s what you should know before signing that check.

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Why Did PETA’s Texas A&M TikTok Video Go Viral? See for Yourself!

As Texas A&M University graduates leave campus, PETA is pushing the school to let the 20 remaining dogs who are trapped in its canine muscular dystrophy laboratory “graduate” as well.

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PETA Debunks University of Washington’s Lies About Primate Research, One by One

Experimenters at the Washington National Primate Research Center tried to defend their abuse of monkeys—and failed miserably. PETA’s got the cold, hard facts.

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This Monkey’s Name Is Princess, but Her Life in a Lab Is Far From a Fairytale

Her name is Princess, but her life is no fairytale. For years, the monkey has suffered at the Wisconsin National Primate Center—and she needs your help.

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How PETA Legal Eagle Asher Smith Uses the Constitution to Protect Owls

PETA Foundation Litigation Manager Asher Smith helped win a case against a “Tiger King” abuser. Now, the Yale University law grad says the Constitution protects owls.

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Count Your Days, Draize—Paper by PETA Scientists Challenges Status Quo

Chemicals are still being applied to live rabbits’ eyes in cruel pesticide experiments, but PETA scientists are challenging the status quo.

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Johns Hopkins Defends Cruel Owl Experiments; PETA Debunks Its Lies

Johns Hopkins University, feeling the heat from PETA supporters, issues a defense of Shreesh Mysore’s cruel owl experiments. We truth test it and, unsurprisingly, find it lacking.

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