Is Animal Testing Justified?

During 2012, BBC‘s program The Big Question hosted a lively, intersting debate on the issue of animal testing (aka vivisection). The program started off civil but then the animal rights, anti-testing side (not surprisingly) hurled accusations and half-truths toward the middle of the exchange. The opponents of animal testing knew they could not win the…

PETA defends stray dog attacks in Indian province

On Monday the Karnataka, India Minister for Urban Development and Haj, R Roshan Baig, delivered a speech at the province’s legislature condemning People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) for blocking his agency’s efforts to clear city streets of stray animals. The provincial authority is responding to multiple incidents of people…