Michael Huemer calls on supporters of factory farming to make their case. So far, he says, they haven't.
Aeon J. Skoble insists that it's morally okay to eat meat.
"What keeps factory farming in existence is not popular support, but the regulatory capture of legislatures by powerful industry interests," writes Andy Lamey.
When it comes to factory farming, virtually everyone who actually addresses the question “Is the thing we are doing right now okay?” answers “No.”
Aeon J. Skoble weighs in on the moral status of meat.
Andy Lamey says that we eat meat out of an unexamined habit--and it often shows.
Shawn E. Klein argues that humans' moral considerations can't be sensibly founded on suffering alone.
Andy Lamey argues that factory farming has come to distort the political process, to say nothing of our moral reasoning.
It is not a moral wrong to eat meat, writes Aeon J. Skoble.