I recall from the 1990s Ken Shapiro, who co-founded with me the Animals and Society Institute in 2005, describing Human-Animal Studies (or Animal Studies as it is also known) as the study of our relationship with animals and their relationship with us. Critical Animal Studies later emerged to situate the human-animal relationship in a broader, progressive, political context of liberation and abolition. I see the academic endeavour of animal studies as complementary to the advocacy of the animal rights movement. Advocacy needs academia (and vice versa) to form a more effective social movement for nonhuman animals.… Read More
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This is a MUST READ article about outdoor living cats. #cats #MoralPanicCats
#DidYouKnow 860 species have already become extinct since the Dodo. The Mass Extinction Memorial Observatory (MEMO) will feature illustrative carvings that act as a monument to the memory of extinct species. Explore the proposal in #MakingMemory @AdjayeAssoc @dadjaye
How much more inept can the UK become with the next Prime Minister being decided by 124,000 white geriatric middle-class Brexit-voting Conservative Party members picking from a pack of lying and incompetent Tory MPs who got us into this mess in the first place?