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Marc Jampole: Dark Money And American Democracy

Jane Mayer’s book Dark Money does a thorough job of dissecting the 40-year campaign of a small coterie of billionaires to change the American political agenda for their own selfish ends. 1,190 more words

Opinion Leaders

Animal Liberation: A "Bible" for Vegans

Do vegans have a Bible of veganism?

If they do, it could well be the groundbreaking book Animal Liberation, first published in 1975, written by Australian philosopher and Princeton University professor Dr. 513 more words

Vegan

The 10% tithe

Donating isn’t a topic that most people openly talk about, so I don’t have a good understanding of what the normative behavior surrounding donating entails. But I have a general feeling that most of my friends donate, to a lot of different causes sporadically throughout the year. 342 more words

Soul Searching

An Interview with Peter Singer, Author of Ghost Fleet

**Due to DC metro area office closure the interview with Peter Singer has been moved to February 2, 2016 at 2pm EDT. If there are any questions, please feel free to contact… 49 more words

IHL

THE ILLUSION OF PROTECTION

“May the blood of Christ keep me safe for eternal life”. ~ Quote from Pope Benedict 16th – Christmas Eve mass at St. Peter’s Bascilica. 12 -23/24 – 2015. 508 more words

EXPOSING THE BIAS

Animal Rights: Rationality, Sentience, and Morality

Whether or not animals and nonhuman species are considered a part of the moral community has influenced what rights, if any, are extended to them. Many philosophers, including Immanuel Kant, argue that to be a member of the moral community, one must be rational, or capable of reason; rational beings can critically think and problem solve. 1,674 more words

Philosophy

DAWKINS AND PETER SINGER'S "MORALITY"

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Francis Schaeffer “BASIS FOR HUMAN DIGNITY” Whatever…HTTHR

Dr. Francis Schaeffer: Whatever Happened to the Human Race Episode 1 ABORTION

Published on Jan 10, 2015… 2,097 more words

Francis Schaeffer