"If it's not okay to use animals in scientific research, is it okay for people to use them to feed themselves milk or eggs? In either case, the animal is being exploited for something that is desired but not needed by humans."
"I've actually read the first article about chimps!! It's very true. I am currently reading the second article.
I agree with you on testing vanity and household products on animals is too much, I understand all of these other stuff.…"
"I agree with you. It is actually mroe fair and makes more sense to use humans instead of animals for the same reason you stated [harmfully exploiting one individual for the benefit of a more powerful individual - i.e. being a speciest ]. But, even…"
"It would be far more useful to use humans as research "models" (doesn't that sound nice, can't you see them preening on the runway?) Why not? Because it is harmfully exploiting one individual for the benefit of a more powerful…"
"Ok, for this discussion I'll attempt to become a scientist, but I'm going to retain my buddhist beliefs, although I'm an agnostic buddhist ... I'll return to this discussion ... I actually have to go take my…"
"I completely understand, this is obvious for me too. I am actually pretty sure that most coorporations nowadays are like this which is very disgusting. But, let's just take a hypothetical case.
Have you seen the movie "The…"
"The idea that God is an oversized white male with a flowing beard who sits in the sky and tallies the fall of every sparrow is ludicrous. But if by God one means the set of physical laws that govern the universe, then clearly there is such a God. This God is emotionally unsatisfying... it does not make much sense to pray to the law of gravity."
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