Talk about shades of China family-planning theory. We must destroy much of what makes life worth living in order save the planet!
In other words, we should redefine our self-understanding as being just another species in the forest.
“Nature rights” and “animal rights” activists will keep trying. And there is no denying they are making incremental inroads.
NYU environmentalism prof Jeff Sebo argues that humans are not always rational and that some animals display mental qualities so we aren’t exceptional.
The late Morris Goodman of Wayne State University argued that humans are “only slightly remodeled chimpanzee-like apes.”