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Animal research is vital to human health

by Frankie L. Trull This spring marks the 60th anniversary of one of the greatest breakthroughs in the history of public health. Researchers announced the success of vaccine trials for polio, the viral illness that crippled children and terrified parents. …

Senate slows down ‘Fast Track’ trade bill

Opponents of sprawling and secretive international agreements won a significant victory last week, when U.S. Senators voted to block the advancement of its Fast Track trade bill. The legislation would have allowed massive undemocratic trade deals like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)…