Animal rights and wrongs

Animal rights and wrongs

By Janet Raloff, 11:21 AM July 8, 2008

An Associated Press story in the morning paper, today, described a move by animal activists to make attacks on researchers who work with animals increasingly personal. Teams that used to hold placards outside conferences and labs now picket scientists’ homes. Some “animal rights” groups use bullhorns to send neighbors the message that “Your neighbor kills animals,” the story said.

 

 

These reports rile me up. On lots of levels. First, so-called animal-rights groups seek to compel change through...

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