“Nature rights” and “animal rights” activists will keep trying. And there is no denying they are making incremental inroads.
This misanthropic drive among the elites to is not only wrongheaded, it is dangerous.
Two years ago the Ojibwe tribe granted wild rice the “right to exist,” which could be said to be a synonym for a right to life.
This sort of behavior is not new. In 2004, the University of Helsinki (Finland) cancelled some scheduled talks by Discovery Institute fellows Paul Nelson and Richard Sternberg.
An article published in Biological Conservation illustrates environmentalism’s metastasizing misanthropy.