It is therefore with a certain degree of sheepishness, if such speciesism
is still permitted, that I have to admit that, not too long after reading it, I was suddenly struck by the number of similarities between a writer having to produce a column (let's say for The Journal) and a woman having a baby.
Let's show respect and concern for our feathered, finned and hooved compatriots by rejecting speciesism
, a supremacist worldview as offensive as any other arbitrary form of discrimination.
The authors, taking up in various ways Derrida's notion of justice beyond law, examine everything from Matthias Fritsch's discussion of eco-deconstructive normativity and its relation to "value" in nature (chapter 12) to Carey Wolfe's appeal to Dawne McCance's exposure of speciesism
and anthropocentrism in utilitarian and deontological approaches to ethics (chapter 13) to Wallace Steven's poetry as a source for ethics, highlighting the unique vulnerability and finitude of living beings (chapter 14) to Kelly Oliver's proposal for "earth ethics" (chapter 15).--Cynthia R.
The high-profile animal rights nonprofit tweeted a simple chart in an effort to help people "remove speciesism
from your daily conversations."
. Go vegan,' large white letters read over a long black banner that fronted the march.
Therefore, in most of Saki's short stories, his criticism of what later came to be called "speciesism
", which might simply be defined as the marginalisation of animals based on the wrong assumption that they belong to an inferior species, occupies the major position.
In this article, I aim to illustrate how relevant this field of study is for critical communication studies by conducting a literature review of research on the role played by discourse coalitions of think tanks in three main areas: climate change contrarianism, financial austerity, and speciesism
. These three areas share a common trait: They all reveal that conservative and industry-linked think tanks have a greater ability to build network coalitions and promote successful global discourse creation processes favoring elite agendas and promoting inequality.
Some people have argued this is Speciesism
and say Great Apes should also be given rights because their genes are 96% identical to us.
They will be playing Speciesism
the Movie which brings viewers face-toface with how our relationship with animals has developed, examining the assumption of human superiority.
He has his students consider the patriarchy as he teaches them about the Linnaean method of classifying animals, asking them whether it really wouldn't be more appropriate to call it the "queendom," rather than "kingdom." The students form a social contract at the beginning of the class: no sexism, racism or speciesism
And maybe this is happening, too, in our universities, as the undefined and indefinable heresies are captured by labels and stuck with all the force required on the chosen victim: racism, sexism, ageism, speciesism
, and so on, all potentially career-ending offenses.
'Necessary anthropocentrism and contingent speciesism