New work by Dr. Cheryl Abbate on Feline Liberty

Dr. Cheryl Abbate, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, recently published a paper titled “Re-defending Feline Liberty: a Response to Fischer” in Acta Analytica. Here’s the abstract: In response to my (2019) defense of house-based, free-roaming cats, Bob Fischer (Acta Analytica 35 (3): 463–468, 2020) argues that cat guardians haveContinue reading “New work by Dr. Cheryl Abbate on Feline Liberty”

Cheryl Abbate on Racial Injustice, Food Ethics, and Pandemics

Cheryl Abbate, assistant professor of philosophy at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, published a Guest Post “The Racial Injustice We Eat” on the Vegan Feminist Network. In it, she draws attention to the racial injustices inherent to the meat industry, which have been exacerbated by COVID-19.

Corey Wrenn on “Beyond Individual Change in Animal Advocacy”

For those of you who missed Dr. Corey Wrenn‘s recent talk, “Beyond Individual Change in Animal Advocacy,” on the Freedom of Species show, it’s now uploaded here. In this talk, she discusses her article “How to Help when it Hurts? Think Systemic,” which is a response to Dr. Cheryl Abbate‘s (assistant professor of philosophy atContinue reading “Corey Wrenn on “Beyond Individual Change in Animal Advocacy””