The Best Foreign Policy is Completely Naive. - June 11, 2008 - Uncategorized

Obama’s going to be great for this world. A relative from Washington recently told me she worried that he is too naive. Naive enough to revolutionize America’s foreign policy? Hope so. Immanuel Wallerstein, famous in the social sciences for his accurate predictions about the global economy, also thinks Obama is a little Naive – when […]

Steven White on Animal Law for All - January 18, 2008 - Uncategorized

I just made a comment on Steven White’s article on the growing momentum for animal law reform. It’s a movement sorely needed in our world where the unsanctionalble exploitation of animals occurs out of the public eye but on a scale unimaginable to most. Increasingly, lawyers are striving to increase knowledge of animal welfare law, […]

IPCC: “Don’t eat meat” - January 16, 2008 - Uncategorized

Don’t eat meat, do ride a bike, and be a frugal shopper – that’s how you can help put the brakes global warming, the head of the United Nation’s Nobel Prize-winning scientific panel on climate change said. You may have noticed that this blog often concerns itself with the issue of vegetarian diet and its […]