Look what a frivolous culture we are becoming, with the private sector increasingly fueling our intellectual and moral decline.
Granting “rights” to nature — including geological features — profoundly undermines the concept of “rights” itself.
The “Ocean rights” approach would make the creatures of the sea co-equal with humans.
The “nature rights” movement continues to spread — with little resistance because people don’t take it seriously.
Nature rights apply to individual animals. And, one would assume, to be consistent, to individual plants, insects, water, and (what the hell) germs too.