New WCW Op-Ed: “The Government’s Battle Against Opioid Addiction Is Important. It’s Also Wasteful.”

29 April 2016 | Newsworthy

MUST READ: Check out our new op-ed in the Huffington Post:The Government’s Battle Against Opioid Addiction Is Important. It’s Also Wasteful.”

Money quote:

How does LSD impact bunny rabbits ($6.5 million, NIH payout: 5R01MH016841)? And how does a female monkey function when she’s high on cocaine ($1.3 million, NIH payout: 5R01DA038588)? Hopefully, you have a burning interest in the answers to such questions, because you just paid to find out via your IRS bill last week.

And this:

This all boils down to a simple question, really: Why continue to throw money to tenured college professors who are not facing any kind of a crisis—let alone anything on the scale of the opioid abuse crisis?

To read more of Campaign Manager Anthony Bellotti’s new op-ed in the Huffington Post please follow this link.

Add a comment

*Please complete all fields correctly


Notice: Undefined offset: 0 in /www/blog.whitecoatwaste.org/wp-content/themes/h-code/lib/hcode-extra-functions.php on line 1453

Notice: Undefined offset: 0 in /www/blog.whitecoatwaste.org/wp-content/themes/h-code/lib/hcode-extra-functions.php on line 1453

Related Blogs

Posted by elizabeth | 18 April 2018
To coincide with Tax Week 2018, White Coat Waste Project just launched a national campaign to defund the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) wasteful and deadly multi-million-dollar air pollution animal tests....
Posted by elizabeth | 09 April 2018
In a historic win for taxpayers and animals following WCW investigations, Virginia has enacted the country’s first law that would prevent tax dollars from being spent on “maximum pain” experiments on dogs...
Posted by elizabeth | 22 March 2018
The press is calling it “a win for the White Coat Waste Project, a nonprofit that frames animal rights as a conservative issue by linking it to the waste of...