Are our moral obligations to animals a laughing matter?
Am I doing something wrong by enjoying my daily “fajita burrito with extra meat, thanks”?
Thanksgiving means something special to each of us, whether it is time spent with family and friends, a chance to reflect on the past year and all its good fortunes, or, to a fan of Wikipedia, “A traditional North American holiday, which is a form of harvest festival.” To me, Thanksgiving means I
If there’s one thing every first-year student is curious about before they arrive on campus, it’s who they’re going to be living with. Like most of us, upon finding out my roommate’s name, I headed straight to Facebook.
On the day she is born, she is taken from her mother. It is not a voluntary arrangement: the mother kicks, struggles, and screams. She is beaten until her infant can be wrestled away and she is forced back in her cell. Mother and daughter never see each other again.
There was once a time when I could casually drive my fork into one of John Jay’s steaks and then slice it swiftly with my knife—without wincing. I haven’t become a vegetarian, but my relationship with the steak in front of me has changed greatly within the last month.
Apr 24, 3:34pm
Gerry Visco, the Classics academic administrator for 18 years, is easily recognizable by her bright eyeshadow, platinum tousled hair, and eccentric style. She has earned three degrees from Columbia including... Read More
Apr 24, 1:15pm
Check out these stories in this week’s edition of The Eye. I Woke Up Like This: Former Spectator Managing Editor Finn Vigeland joins four Columbians—two students and two administrators—in their morning routines... Read More
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