Monthly Archives: June 2015

Speciecism and the Argument from Marginal Cases

In her book¬†The Animal Question : Why Nonhuman Animals Deserve Human Rights,¬†Paola Cavalieri describes our current moral beliefs about animals in the following way: Clearly, what we are dealing with today is a stratified moral community. Both we and the … Continue reading

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