Author Archives: Lori Gruen

  1. Should Animals Have Rights?

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    January 17, 2014 by Lori Gruen

    In December, the Nonhuman Rights Project filed writs of habeas corpus for four chimpanzees living in NY.  The cases were dismissed, …
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  2. Respecting Animals

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    October 19, 2013 by Lori Gruen

    I was part of a symposium hosted by the NYU Animal Studies Initiative and the Philosophy Department to discuss new directions in …
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  3. Commodity Compassion and Chipotle’s “The Scarecrow” Viral Ad

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    September 21, 2013 by Lori Gruen

    So much has already been written about the beautiful, dystopian advertisement that Chipotle put out last week.  In case you …
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  4. Welcome Animal!

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    September 15, 2013 by Lori Gruen

    For the last three summers, Wesleyan Animal Studies has hosted a lively group of scholars for six-weeks as Animals and Society (ASI)-Wesleyan …
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