Planet Forward Assistant Editor
In 2019, a Humane Society investigator claimed Georgetown’s L’Enfant Gallery displayed the “most elaborate and expensive” ivory pieces he had seen in years of investigating ivory sales across the country.
George Washington University
Wildlife trafficking is a grave problem across the United States. In this story, an endangered ornate box turtle is trafficked across state lines and is saved by law enforcement and the Department of Justice Environmental Crimes Section.
Several hundred animal rights activists joined similar groups around the world on Aug. 17, to protest cruelty to animals, marching from the White House to the Capitol. André Earls reports.