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News :: Environment : Human Rights : Race : Social Welfare
Proposed Lab Feels the Heat: July Update on the Grassroots Campaign against B.U.'s Biolab
18 Jul 2005
Modified: 07:59:04 PM
A coalition of local grassroots groups recently held a rally in the South End against the BioSafety Level 4 lab that Boston University is trying to build there. Only a handful of such high-risk labs exist in the U.S. Locals say the lab would be cruel to animals as well as an act of environmental racism.
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The local coalition of groups working against the proposed Boston University biolab -- including Safety Net, ACE, Boston Mobilization, and the Animal Defense League of Boston -- is turning up the heat in their campaign against the lab. This is a July update on some recent developments in the struggle to stop the lab as planned.
See also:
http://www.ace-ej.org/BiolabWeb/biolab.html
http://www.bu.edu/dbin/nbl/Actual/index.php

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