All posts tagged “personhood

David Grimm, author of “Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs”

David Grimm—author of “Citizen Canine: Our Evolving Relationship with Cats and Dogs”—recalls his formative years, always feeling an affinity with animals, and at one point thinking he wanted to become a veterinarian, a notion he was disabused of after spending time in a vet clinic. Read more…

Steven Wise, founder of The Nonhuman Rights Project

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Steven Wise–the founder and president of The Nonhuman Rights Project; he’s also an attorney, author, legal scholar and professor who’s taught at Harvard Law School–discusses how the law he was practicing (personal injury) shifted focus 30-plus
years ago upon reading Peter Singer’s “Animal Liberation.” Read more…