Tag Archives: vegetarianism

Are Lions Cruel?

We claim that the lions are cruel when they take down a buffalo calf. We see this very clearly on a YouTube video that has been seen by more than 67 million people: Battle at Kruger. What it shows is … Continue reading

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Rabbit for Dinner? Talking to Meat-Eaters about Vegetarianism.

I dedicate this blog to Phil Wollin, a big-hearted philanthropist with a pure vegan soul. The world’s most famous restaurant is the Michelin 3-star elBuli on the Catalonian Costa Brava. The chef is Ferran Adriò, often proclaimed “the greatest chef … Continue reading

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Pinker, Animals, and Hitler

Steven Pinker has a new book, The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined that is getting a lot of (mostly) positive attention. The book is massive: 802 pages with hundreds of graphs meant to prove his thesis, … Continue reading

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Orcas Who Play with Their Food

You probably know the orca by its other name: the killer whale. This name is old. In 1835, R. Hamilton wrote that the killer whale “…has the character of being exceedingly voracious and warlike. It devours an immense number of … Continue reading

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