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Chimps deserve bill to to ban their use as research subjects

“There is no profit in curing the body if in the process we destroy the soul.” Samuel Golter Remember when those chimpanzees flew those planes into the Twin Towers in New York? Or how about...
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Save Vanishing Species semipostal stamp announced by US Postal Service

The next letter you send could help save an endangered species from extinction. This week, the United States Postal Service announced a new semipostal stamp called Save Vanishing Species, the proceeds of which will be...
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The killing of Baboons in South Africa’s FSC-certified timber plantations

written by Philip Owen and Tim Strupat GeaSphere is an environmental pressure group working towards a more sustainable model of living based on lower impact agriculture practices that are environmentally sustainable, socially just and which...
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The Great Ape Project: Saving gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos, and orangutans

The Great Ape Project was founded in 1993, as evidence began to mount of the intelligence and depth of feelings that these creatures are capable of. The organization is comprised of primatologists, psychologists, philosophers...
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Eating Our Cousins: The Bushmeat Crisis

Much of Africa is a desperate place, embroiled in war, rebellion, and a daily struggle to exist. The region around the Congo basin in particular has been home to many scourges, and millions of...