A fundamental question of humankind is: what do we owe to non-human animals? What are our moral obligations to them? In attempt to answer this, scientists and philosophers have for centuries debated the dominant theme of self-awareness.
2016 has been one hell of a year. We’re reminded of it every day with comments all over social media like “Is 2016 over yet?” and “Just when you thought 2016 couldn’t bring any more bad news…”. I get it.