Remember the admonition of C.S. Lewis: “If men had postponed the search for knowledge and beauty until they were secure, the search would never have begun.”
I stopped by Joe the truck driver’s house to talk. Joe read Yale neurologist Steven Novella’s essay, and he didn’t think much of it.
A report presents shocking evidence of horrific human-rights abuses, including from witness testimony, analyses of public records, and reviewing of scholarly reports.
A philosopher and a bioethicist want a “Jane Goodall” to come forward as “an ambassador for rats.”
This kind of thinking drives me nuts. First, we don’t treat animals as mere things or as being akin to inanimate objects.