Cats are, we are told sternly, an unsustainable “environmental vice that we must confront”!
The issue is known as “animal standing,” and activists want to let beasts sue in court to “break the species barrier.”
“Animal standing” is really a Trojan horse to allow animal rights extremists to seek court rulings enforcing their own ideology.
A “manifesto” in the science journal Human Evolution declares that chimpanzees and bonobos should be considered legal “persons” with legally enforceable “rights.”
Corey Lee Wrenn argues that what is done to an animal should be judged in the same fashion as if the same thing were done to a human.