Originally Posted by Kenny_C.002
Why should it sicken you? That these animals are treated better than a majority of the human population because they're furthering knowledge of humans? It sickens me that this is true, simply because we can treat non-human animals better than humans. That is, for 90% of the world, a non-human animal's life is of greater value than a human's life.
I can't think of any more irony than I'm already displaying.
I'm not understanding what you mean when you say we're treating them better by doing expirementation on them. And where do you get the statistic that "90% of humans value non-humans' lives over humans" while if someone is grossed out by an insect, they will crush it under their palm?