Media: conferences and press
Rodney Coronado admits to historical university arson attack
Wed, 1 March 2017
Rodney Coronado, a former member of the Animal Liberation Front, has finally admitted to a firebomb attack carried out on a research laboratory 25 years after committing the crime.
SHAC calls an end to 15 year campaign of extremism
Tue, 19 August 2014
Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty (SHAC) have officially called an end to their 15 year campaign against Huntingdon Life Sciences (HLS)
Colin Blakemore Knighted in Queen's Birthday Honours List
Tue, 17 June 2014
Prof Colin Blakemore was among those knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.
FASEB report on Animal Rights Extremism
Mon, 24 March 2014
A new report by FASEB shows that animal rights extremists focused more on targeting individuals than research institutions in the 2000s
Brazil's Royal Institute closes Sao Roque lab after activist raid
Mon, 11 November 2013
Three weeks after animal rights activists broke into the Royal Institute's lab in Sao Roque, Brazil, stealing 178 beagles and damaging laboratory equipment, the Institute's Board decided to close the facility, citing the loss of almost all its animals and nearly a decade of research, as well as concerns over the safety of its employees.
Not Quite Terrorism: Animal Rights Extremism in the United Kingdom
Thu, 7 November 2013
Political violence undertaken in the name of animal rights has been ongoing for some 35 years in the United Kingdom and yet such activity is commonly termed extremism, not terrorism. This academic article explores the criminal justice response to the various types of political violence.
TE-SAT 2013 EU Terrorism Situation and Trend Report
Wed, 23 October 2013
Animal Rights extremism is reported as 'single-issue terrorism' in this annual report. TE-SAT 2013 notes that ARE groups are making effective use of the internet for harassment campaigns and that there is increased cooperation between violent ARE groups and militant 'eco-anarchists'.
Still on the run
Thu, 29 August 2013
Daniel Andreas San Diego is suspected of bombing Chiron, a biotech company, in 2003. He was added to the 'Most Wanted' Terrorist list in 2009.
UK police surveillance of extremists
Fri, 12 July 2013
The Report on BBC radio 4 discussed police surveillance.
Overview of attacks by Animal Rights Extremists in US
Fri, 14 June 2013
An Overview of Bombing and Arson Attacks by Environmental and Animal Rights Extremists in the United States, 1995- 2010. From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.