By Tom Regan. Presented at the conference ‘From Darwin to Dawkins: The Science and Implications of Animal Sentience.’ Sponsored by Compassion in World Farming, London, England, March 17 and 18, 2005. Like many others here, I am a proponent of moral rights, including the moral rights of other-than-human animals. Moreover, as is also true of [...]
Those of you who heard my talk yesterday might remember that I shared the following. I said if Tom Regan has a central, recurring message it is this: any chance that animal rights advocates will achieve what we want to achieve depends on growing our movement—and growing it not a little but a lot.