Our care and treatment of animals arise from human duties, not conjuring rights for animals out of ideological zeal.
The human organ shortage is one of the great bioethical dilemmas of our time. Expanding the organ supply is a matter of life and death.
Scientists researching gene therapy as a potential future therapy have succeeded in restoring feeling to paralyzed rats.
I know Judge Bea, who wrote this decision — and he’s no left-wing radical. So, I think the court is sending a warning.
Says Jonah Goldberg, “One cheer (and maybe two) for non-human personhood.”