The Case Against Animal Rights

A discussion of animal rights in terms of the mental properties that make humans ends-in-themselves and able to enter a Social Contract

“Does this mean that mice get rights, too?” Photo by the author.

In this article, I argue that animals do not have rights and should not have rights. I must emphasize that I am not saying that animals should be subject to unnecessary suffering. What I…

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Hermes Solenzol

Hermes Solenzol

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UCLA professor. Neuroscientist doing research on pain. Writes about science, philosophy, politics and kinky sex. https://hermessolenzol.com