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Topic: animal ethics

The open letter cites 23 violations in animal welfare guidelines between March 2019 and April 2021 — “nearly one violation per month,” Chandna wrote.

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PETA publishes open letter to Paxson condemning U. laboratories for mistreatment of animals

July 29, 2021 5 comments

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals published an open letter July 6 to President Christina Paxson P’19 condemning University laboratories for “chronic and egregious animal welfare violations,” citing 23 violations of federal animal welfare guidelines between March 2019 and April 2021. 

Philosopher Martha Nussbaum considered animal ethics within the framework of the moral theory of human capability Tuesday.

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Renowned philosopher Martha Nussbaum addresses animal ethics

April 10, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Can academic philosophers work side by side with policymakers? Martha Nussbaum, a former Brown professor and the current Ernst Freund Distinguished Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago, not only knows they can but believes that such a collaboration creates opportunities for progress in many areas.