The Inhumanities

Weekly Roundup – October 18, 2009

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Our apologies for so few links this week–we’ve all been really busy:

  • Justin E.H. Smith at 3 Quarks Daily on “Ecce Cannis: Towards a Philosophical History of Dogs
  • The law school vegan debacle continues, this time with a new poll surveying reasons for becoming vegan and Gary Francione weighs in on the meaning of being vegan
  • A review of Daniel C. Beaver’s (the name is wonderful) Hunting and Politics of Violence Before the English Civil War
  • An excerpt from Jonathan Safran Foer’s forthcoming Eating Animals
  • Agribusiness blocks a Michael Pollan lecture at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (and a short piece by Pollan in the New Times Magazine, “Rules to Eat By”)
  • And J Rodolfo at Posthumanities on origami chickens in McDonald’s advertising
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Written by Inhumanities

October 18, 2009 at 1:08 pm

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  1. There was an interesting segment on “health insurance for pets” on This American Life (the NPR radio show) this week.

    Anthony Paul Smith

    October 20, 2009 at 6:05 pm


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