The Sumerians castrated the males and put them to work like domesticated animals, and they put the females in work and breeding camps.The Sumerian word for castrated slave boys--amar-kud--is the same word the Sumerians used for young castrated donkeys, horses, and oxen." --from Chapter 1 Charles Patterson's Eternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust b)"Although the purpose of the German killing centers was the extermination of human beings, they operated in the larger context of society's exploitation and slaughter of animals, which to some extent they mirrored.*****You look astonished, you ask the question: "But why and what for?" And you are wondering that you nearly guessed the very reason.The other death camps likewise kept their personnel well supplied with animal flesh.Sobibor had a cow shed, pigpen, and henhouse, which were next to the entrance to the tube that took Jews to the gas chambers, while Treblinka had a stable, pigpen, and henhouse located near the camp barracks of the Ukrainian auxiliaries.-from Charles Patterson's Eternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust Chapter 5 c) So does that mean if whites give rights or respect to non whites (or vice versa) that it diminishes their own rights and respect?Animal Rights Veg*ism FAQ Animal Rights Vegetarianism Veganism Arguments This website is meant to provide a one stop resource for those seeking information related to the scientific, historical, philosophical and spiritual arguments associated with the animal rights movement.
It would seem you want to preserve the rights of some to not respect the rights of others.LEGEND: Philosophical responses: general and specific (i.e.Utilitarian) Religious responses: general and doctrine specific (i.e.Response d) Edgar Kupfer-Koberwitz About the author: Edgar Kupfer was imprisoned in Dachau concentration camp in 1940.His last 3 years in Dachau he obtained a clerical job in the concentration camp storeroom.For example, many of the same arguments used for Hunting can also be used for Fishing or for the Wildlife Management sections after a little rewording.Most topical arguments rely on a variation of the "human supremacy myth" as a foundation to their beliefs.A carbon copy of this 38 page essay is preserved with the original Dac hau Diaries in the Special Collection of the Library of the University of Chicago.The following are the excerpts from this essay that were reprinted in the postscript of the book "Radical Vegetarianism" by Mark Mathew Braunstein (1981 Panjandrum Books, Los Angeles, CA).I refuse to do so, because I suffered so painfully myself that I can feel the pains of others by recalling my own sufferings.I feel happy, nobody persecutes me; why should I persecute other beings or cause them to be persecuted?