Steven M Wise is campaigning for chimps' right to seek freedom from unlawful detention on the grounds that they are essentially people. Are apes' rights just a matter of time?
The Guardian: "Will Chimps Soon Have Human Rights?"
An interesting philosophical argument, one which emancipated slaves, but if chimps do get human rights, will
humans get chimp rights? Screeching whilst jumping up and down, exposing one's bottom in public, flicking poo at people we don't like, etc? :shock: :wink: