Monthly Archives: October 2016

Speciesism

‘Speciesism is morally wrong in the same way that racism and sexism is morally wrong.’ Do you agree with this claim? Introduction In answering the question, I will define the origins of racism, sexism and then speciesism, and then discuss … Continue reading

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Snake Goddess, a modern emblem?

‘Medusa.’ What image comes to mind at the mention of her name? I doubt very much if it is one of renewal and wisdom. The Hellenic myth of Medusa remains as metaphor for all that … Source: Snake Goddess, a … Continue reading

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An appeal: Adopt Endemism

Indigenous. The word is powerful, there is no doubt ~ a descriptive adjective that evokes strong concepts of ancestral roots, cultural and historic sensitivities as well as endemic ties to place, species and habitats. It represents ancient tribal peoples who, … Continue reading

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