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Animal Rights and the Deliberative Turn in Democratic Theory

Foreword: The Armory publishes scholarly articles on animal rights, socialism, economics, revolution, veganism, animal protection, politics, philosophy, atheism, religion, et al. Following is an article by Professor Robert Garner of the University of Leicester. Please read, digest, analyze, criticize, share and comment.       Animal Rights and the Deliberative Turn in Democratic Theory Rob Garner…

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The Animal Movement: Two Centuries of Failure

The following insightful analysis by Marica Mueller was first advanced in reply to “A Promising New Way Forward for Animal Rights?“ published on the Armory. Mueller’s assessment of the accomplishments of the animal movement over the past two hundred years is a chilling documentation of complete and utter failure. Failure of legislative action, failure of…

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Abolish Freedom of Ignorance. Er, Religion.

Most people would agree that other people’s religions are belief systems based on fantasy and myth. Curiously, those same people are convinced their own religion is in service to the true, actual, only, legitimate god. In actuality, people’s assessments of other people’s religions are much more accurate than their analysis of their own. All religions…