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Fluttershy and Peter Singer: Equal Consideration of Animal Interests

Everyone knows that Fluttershy loves animals taking care of them is her special talent after all. But does the episode Bats! suggests that she might have a lot in common with preference utilitarian Peter Singer? 1,973 more words

Friendship Is Magic

Adding shark fins soup to Singapore's record food waste from now on

I had always loved shark fins soup since I was a little girl, when my mother would give me her share at wedding dinners, so I would have two bowls of this delicacy.  622 more words

PETA on Animal Rights: 'Can they suffer?'

An excerpt from a PETA UK article on Animal Rights:

“In his book Animal Liberation, Peter Singer states that the basic principle of equality does not require equal or identical… 180 more words

Turning The Page

Quote of the day: Paul McCartney

“Many years ago, I was fishing, and as I was reeling in the poor fish, I realised, I am killing him – all for the passing pleasure it brings me. 74 more words

Turning The Page

Guatemalan Law

Guatemalan Animal Rights laws have not been adjusted since 1952.

Recently, some fool in Guatemala City deemed it a good idea to launch an actual live cat across the city. 121 more words


How many animals are you wearing?

How many animals do you wear on a daily basis? More than likely you are wearing the skins of animals, most notably on your feet or around your waist. 407 more words