Posted by Amanda Nieves | 20 May 2022

Congress must investigate news taxpayer-funded EcoHealth covered up yet more in Wuhan lab Written by Antony Bellotti    |    Originally posted by the New York Post  Dangerous, taxpayer-funded gain-of-function animal experiments are at the center of the debate about COVID’s origins. Members of Congress are calling for a new investigation into what they call the “mice...

Posted by MaryAnn Hussey | 13 May 2022

This Activist Group Tapped Into Partisan COVID Politics To Make Big Trouble For Anthony Fauci And The NIH The White Coat Waste Project has pulled the “lab leak” strings and channeled right-wing anger over COVID to pursue its goal of defunding animal experiments backed by the federal government. Originally published by BuzzFeed News   |   written...

Posted by MaryAnn Hussey | 05 May 2022

It’s almost exactly two years since we first exposed how U.S. taxpayers were unwittingly footing the bill for dangerous coronavirus experiments on animals at the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV). Since then, White Coat Waste Project (WCW) and its supporters have been relentlessly urging lawmakers to take action, and we’re getting results. This Wednesday, the...

Posted by MaryAnn Hussey | 29 April 2022

Beesly the Beagle Visits Lawmakers in DC! Last year, White Coat Waste Project released “Broken Bureaucracy,” a report detailing how thousands of puppies each year are abused in wasteful, misleading, and expensive tests just to satisfy archaic FDA red tape. The report was part of our broader ‘Cut FDA Red Tape’ campaign that’s prompted Congress...

Posted by Amanda Nieves | 28 April 2022

Every year, in a process called “appropriations,” Congress sets the budget for federal departments and agencies — determining how much money they will get, and how they are allowed to spend it. Appropriations take a while because it’s hard for Congress to come to an agreement on…well, anything, really. But issues related to taxpayer-funded animal...

Posted by Amanda Nieves | 27 April 2022

“Mice Death Cover-Up” at Wuhan Animal Lab For years, we’ve been investigating EcoHealth Alliance, the shady and habitually-lawbreaking “nonprofit” whose dangerous taxpayer-funded animal experiments at the Wuhan Institute of Virology may have been responsible for the coronavirus pandemic. Now, Congress is hot on EHA’s trail, too. This Monday (April 25), members of the House Committee...

Posted by Amanda Nieves | 20 April 2022

  UP IN SMOKE: A WCW Project Investigation   Back in February, White Coat Waste Project (WCW) revealed wasteful marijuana experiments on monkeys. The press was surprised (and dismayed) to learn how much money had been spent on these experiments — the taxpayer-funded grants received $14 million in 2021 alone! — and it quickly made the...

Posted by MaryAnn Hussey | 18 April 2022

Wasteful. Cruel. Unnecessary. Hidden from public view. In the case of the St. Louis Dept. Of Veterans Affairs (VA), one of only two VA facilities still experimenting on dogs, their experiments can be categorized as “all of the above.” But thanks to White Coat Waste Project’s (WCW) campaign — which generated widespread public opposition to...

Posted by Amanda Nieves | 06 April 2022

  In August 2021, as part of our #BeagleGate series of exposés, White Coat Waste Project (WCW) revealed that taxpayers had paid $375,000 for experiments in Tunisia, where beagles were bitten again and again and again by infectious sand flies. In one test, beagles were drugged and locked in cages full of hungry flies. In...