1. Historical Influences


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    "René Descartes, Immanuel Kant and Jeremy Bentham really provide...a lot of the background noise about how we think about animals now." Gary Francione About Gary: http://abolitionistapproach.com,…

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    • One Thing to Improve the Lives of Animals (Gary Francione)


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      “Whatever else you’re doing, if you’re not a vegan, I don’t understand what you’re doing. I don’t understand why you care. If you’re eating them, if you’re…

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      • Drawing the Line (Gary Francione)


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        “For me the personhood of nonhumans means that we recognize one right. Only one right. The right not to be property. I don’t see this as a legal right...It’s basically a pre-legal…

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        • Anti-Cruelty Laws


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          “We allow animals to be treated in ways which if we treated humans that way would be considered as torture...But those things are customary within the industry.“ Gary Francione About…

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          • Resolving Conflicts: Property Owners Versus Property


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            “There were lots of laws that protected slaves. They didn’t provide ...any meaningful protection for slaves, because in every situation in which there was a conflict, you’ve got…

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            • Why I Started Working on Behalf of Animals (Gary Francione)


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              Gary Francione explains the transformative event that led him to start working on behalf of animals. About Gary: http://abolitionistapproach.com, @garylfrancione Visit http://gooseberryproductions.com…

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              • Outtakes


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                Outtakes from interviews with Gary Francione, Steve Wise, Lee Hall and more. Visit http://gooseberryproductions.com for more interviews and information about this project.

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                • Similar Minds Theory


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                  “The idea that the animals that matter are the ones that have minds similar to ours, I think is dangerous...what it does is it reinforces that hierarchy.“ Gary Francione About Gary:…

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                  • A Closer Look at Animal Rights


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                    Professor Francione was interviewed by the On-Line program, Animal World, on April 15, 2008, in Paris, France. The primary focus of the interview concerns the importance of veganism as the moral baseline…

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                    • Das Tier im Recht


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                      Professor Francione verficht die Ansicht, dass das “Tier-Recht” mit der schrittweisen Abschaffung (Abolition) des Eigentumsstatus nichtmenschlicher Tiere befasst sein sollte, und dass…

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