Only when we stop denying the personhood of animals (anthropodenialism) and the complexity of their intelligence and emotions, will we finally recognize this important point -- animals and the ecosystems that they depend upon are not merely a natural resource for human beings to exploit.
Trump has presented the alt-right's upper-middle-class leadership with an opportunity to make racial nationalism and "human inequality" part of the mainstream discourse. The left can reclaim the analysis with a multiracial movement that openly confronts and destroys the racist fuel that feeds the fascist movement.
Aquila Resources, Inc. awaits permitting for a proposed 83-acre mine site along the Michigan-Wisconsin border. The Menominee tribe fears the mine waste and potential for acid mine drainage, both of which could pollute the river and the groundwater that feeds it.