December 4, 2022

Monkeys infected with transmissible diseases are trucked across U.S.—Where’s the Transportation Department?

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Experimenting on monkeys is cruel—and keeping them is a threat to public health. By Lisa Jones-Engel / Independent Media Institute “Ramadewa looked at the numerous troops of monkeys. They were at ease and happy and showed their liveliness. All their movements, their noisy voices, their way of sleeping on branches made him happy just to […]

Supreme Court rules airline had right to dump frequent flier for excessive complaints

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By Ashlee Kieler From Consumerist PHOTO: (Martin Rottler) It’s official: being a bad customer can get you booted from loyalty programs. On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously decided it was within Northwest Airlines rights to dump a rabbi from the airline’s WorldPerks loyalty program for complaining too often. The decision puts an end to […]