Posted by Justin Goodman | 05 April 2017

Liberty-loving YouTube sensation Julie Borowski has a new video out just in time for tax day with a call to action: Stop taxpayer funding of animal experiments.   Borowski describes how $15 billion a year is wasted by the government to induce heart attacks in dogs, run monkeys on treadmills, breed stuttering mice, force shrimp to...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 03 April 2017

  Pressure from lawmakers is mounting on the Department of Veterans Affairs following White Coat Waste Project’s recent exposé of disclosure deficiencies, accountability failures and laboratory abuses including fatal botched surgeries on dogs at the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia. During an interview about WCW’s V.A. dog abuse investigation on Full Measure with Sharyl Atkisson, Congressman...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 30 March 2017

  Neighbors of the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in Richmond, Virginia had no idea that inside the facility puppies are forced to run on treadmills until they collapse in painful and deadly heart failure experiments.  That’s changed with White Coat Waste Project’s recent national exposé of abuses at McGuire VAMC including fatal botched...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 30 March 2017

Following White Coat Waste Project’s recent exposé of abuses including fatal botched surgeries on dogs by a “reckless” experimenter at the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia, the influential Daily Caller determined that the incompetent surgeon may still be performing procedures on veterans. From their exclusive story: Despite internal reports at the Hunter Holmes McGuire VA...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 27 March 2017

  A hard-hitting new cover story in the top U.S. military newspaper Stars and Stripes–which is available at bases around the world–details White Coat Waste Project’s new “Prisoners of Waste” campaign to expose and end abusive and wasteful experiments on dogs at Department of Veterans Affairs (V.A.) laboratories. The piece chronicles WCW’s bipartisan work to increase transparency...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 22 March 2017

  Less than 24 hours after White Coat Waste Project exposed flagrant dog abuse and transparency failures by experimentation laboratories at the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia, the issue was on the agenda at a high-profile Congressional hearing of the committee that funds the Department of Veterans Affairs. During an oversight hearing held by...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 22 March 2017

  As first reported in Military Times, White Coat Waste Project has just filed a complaint with the Department of Veterans Affairs Inspector General requesting an investigation into new evidence of abuses in dog experimentation laboratories at the McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) in Richmond, Virginia. WCW’s new investigation has documented that McGuire VAMC staff currently conduct...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 07 March 2017

Last week, White Coat Waste Project announced our new campaign to challenge the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) secrecy about its taxpayer-funded nicotine addition experiments on baby monkeys. In particular, FDA has unlawfully refused to provide WCW with videos, cost information and other details about the project that we requested using the Freedom of Information Act. Among the...

Posted by Justin Goodman | 03 March 2017

  White Coat Waste Project is fighting an epidemic of government secrecy about taxpayer-funded animal experiments, and now we’re challenging transparency failures at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Our team recently came across a short description of an FDA laboratory that addicts baby monkeys to nicotine. Beyond that, it’s not listed on any federal research database...