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carnism unearthed, or the invisibility of beasts

I am an invisible man. No, I am not a spook like those that haunted Edgar Allen Poe; nor am I one of your Hollywood-movie ectoplasms. I am a man of substance, of flesh and bone, fiber and liquids—and I … Continue reading

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Oikos and the Ox, or for the ox pt. 3

It is truly unfortunate for the ox that we, in the center of the capitalist world, at the very moment we developed a plough with no need for an ox developed an equally sophisticated machine in the abattoir. Continue reading

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Mercy Killings, or Between Suffering and Exploitation

I’ve neglected this blog for a little bit (I was working on and researching for other writing projects). Anyway: Is there such thing as a mercy killing? There, after all, we collectively find it alright to impose a Kevorkian salvation … Continue reading

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