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Human Exceptionalism-Another Fool Term for Human Supremacy with the Same Flaws

Human Exceptionalism is the latest term to buzz around to describe the phenomenon of human supremacy. It is a clever term I would say, as it doesn’t have the bigot aura that supremacist carries. But in essence it means the … Continue reading

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Mark Twain on the Inferiority of Humans to other Animals, and Its Importance in the Animal Rights Argument

“I have been studying the traits and dispositions of the lower animals (so-called), and contrasting them with the traits and dispositions of man.  I find the result humiliating to me.  For it obliges me to renounce my allegiance to the … Continue reading

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The Common Sense Animal Rights Argument

       The foundation of the ethical arguments used to defend vivisection, the meat industry, and other forms of exploitation protested by animal rights campaigners is the belief in human supremacy. It is generally taken for granted by both sides of … Continue reading

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