La cause animale : de l’éthique à la politique

Par Corine Pelluchon, cinquante-cinquième séminaire de Momentum, 16 juin 2017

L’animalisme est un mouvement philosophique, culturel, social, composé de groupes et d’individus qui ont en commun de prendre au sérieux les animaux. Ici, l’objectif est de montrer que ce mouvement a de la profondeur. Il ne s’agit pas pas juste d’une mode ou d’un style de vie mais d’un projet global pour un monde plus juste, selon une convergence assez récente entre les éthiques animales et environnementales.  Read more →

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