For Rivers, a “Right to Flow”?
Most media with which I interact on this issue assume that advocating personhood for nature must be a fringe meme.
New York Judge Supports “Personhood” for Chimpanzees
Why the alarm? Remember, it only takes one judge.
A Right to Life for Fungi — But Not for Unborn Humans
Do not expect logic or consistency from nature-rights activists.
Why the Animal/Nature Rights vs. Human Duties Distinction Matters
Says Jonah Goldberg, “One cheer (and maybe two) for non-human personhood.”
Court Grants Amazon River Legal “Rights”
The potential deleterious consequences to humankind from “nature rights” are beyond measuring — except to trial lawyers.