01 September 2015

Statistics

This blog had 770 visits during August, which is an average of 24.8 visits per day. A year ago, the average was 21.2.

Ten Years Gone

Here are the posts from September 2005.

17 August 2015

Abolitionism Versus Meliorism

Here is a New York Times op-ed column, coathored by a philosopher and an historian, about animal rights.

05 August 2015

Ten Years Gone

Here are the posts from August 2005.

Statistics

This blog had 850 visits during July, which is an average of 27.4 visits per day. A year ago, the average was 24.6.

24 July 2015

Beliefs About Animal Rights

Forty years ago, the suggestion that nonhuman animals have moral rights—indeed, many of the same rights as human beings—would have been met with incredulous stares, if not outright ridicule. Fast forward to the present. A recent Gallup poll (conducted May 6-10, 2015) found that 32% of Americans believe that "animals deserve the exact same rights as people to be free from harm and exploitation," while only 3% of Americans feel that animals don't need much protection from harm and exploitation "since they are just animals." Other results from this Gallup poll can be found here. If you are among the growing number of Americans who think that animals deserve the same moral rights as people, you can help promote their rights by refusing to purchase products from industries that harm and exploit animals.

Note from KBJ: This post is by Mylan Engel.

01 July 2015

Statistics

This blog had 865 visits during June, which is an average of 28.8 visits per day. A year ago, the average was 28.0.

Ten Years Gone

Here are the posts from July 2005.

01 June 2015

Ten Years Gone

Here are the posts from June 2005.

Statistics

This blog had 1,313 visits during May, which is an average of 42.3 visits per day. A year ago, the average was 48.8.

01 May 2015

Ten Years Gone

Here are the posts from May 2005.

Statistics

This blog had 1,572 visits during April, which is an average of 52.4 visits per day. A year ago, the average was 57.3.