Consent of the Governed Be Damned

Consent of the Governed. That’s the theory. The people acquiesce to being governed because the government has earned the people’s trust and their consent to be governed. In practice, most governments obtain consent through coercion. Those which do not coerce their citizenry use intimidation and force the notion. All are a far cry from the…

The Fantasies vs The Reality

Every night for the past 30 years, as I laid my head on my pillow each night, I have contemplated the same question: How can we win? No answer besides violent revolution has ever come to me. I have often fantasized about weighing my life against those who abuse and murder animals, and tried to…

Vengeance Is Mine, Saith We Animal Rights Advocates

A disheartening, but realistic, assessment of the human condition by Armory contributor Marcia Mueller. Human extinction, or at the very least, massive depopulation, may be the only hope for animals.   Vengeance Is Mine, Saith We Animal Rights Advocates by Marcia Mueller   Animal advocates have been fighting Law and Religion for at least two…