quarta-feira, 20 de junho de 2012

"Jellicle songs for Jellicle Cats"

Jeremy Bentham on the suffering
of non-human animals

Introduction to the Principles of Morals and Legislation

“...the question is not, Can they reason? nor, Can they talk? but, Can they suffer? Why should the law refuse its protection to any sensitive being?... The time will come when humanity will extend its mantle over everything which breathes... "