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Students vote not to ban animal research With over 30 universities involved, and more than a thousand votes counted, university students this week defeated the motion that ‘This House would ban all forms of animal research.’  The debates,...
18 Oct 2013
London. After fifteen debates across five countries, the Big Animal Research Debate is now half way through its schedule of 30 debates on the motion "This House would ban all forms of animal research". Organised by IDEA UK in cooperation with...
17 Oct 2013
London. The first day of the Big Animal Research Debate has been a resounding success. Debates on the motion “This House would ban all forms of animal research” took place at University College London, Kings College London, James Madison University...
15 Oct 2013
London. At 19:00 the first of over 30 Big Animal Research Debates will begin at University College London, Kings College London, the University of Sheffield and the University of Hull. About the Big Animal Research DebateThe Big Animal Research...
14 Oct 2013
WILL THIS HOUSE BAN ALL FORMS OF ANIMAL RESEARCH?Next week, Monday to Thursday, 14 – 17 October, more than 30 universities from the UK, Republic of Ireland and the USA will host public debates on the motion, ‘This House would ban all forms of animal...
10 Oct 2013
Rt Hon David Willetts, the UK Minister of State for Universities and Science has endorsed the Big Animal Research Debate.Adding to messages of support from across the scientific community, animal research campaigning groups and debate...
8 Oct 2013
The Big Animal Research Debate has been growing at a steady pace since IDEA UK began planning the project in February this year. Having started out with a small network of five debating societies, The Big Animal Research Debate has expanded to...
3 Oct 2013
A response to Dr Dan Lyons’ criticisms of The Big Animal Research DebateOn 25 September 2013, an organisation called the Centre for Animals and Social Justice (CASJ) published an article by a University of Sheffield academic, Dr Dan Lyons, which...
3 Oct 2013