Lab site lockdown creates an inspiring moment in the NNAL campaign and receives national attention

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Many of the people who came out to the construction site of the proposed animal lab yesterday to support Oliver while he was locked to an excavator had many moments of fighting back tears because of the image before us. In the middle of a torn up piece of earth and the heavy machinery that’s digging what would be an underground nightmare for animals, there was a sign of resistance. Oliver sat locked to the top of the excavator for a painful twelve hours, as his support person took gentle care of him. Quite simply, they were hope in the midst of destruction.

By locking to the excavator, Oliver stopped work on the animal lab for the day. That day is something that we must all now cherish, and make matter. Oliver and his support person earned us another day to use to stop this lab from being built. Embrace the…

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