Dr. Will Kymlicka on “Animal Rights, Multiculturalism, and The Left”

The 2012-2013 Mellon Sawyer Seminar Series at The Graduate Center, City University of New YorkDr. Will Kymlicka on “Animal Rights, Multiculturalism, and The Left” April 25th 2013 At the 2013 Mellon Sawyer Seminar Series, Professor Kymlicka argued that the “social Left” has been particularly indifferent towards animal rights advocacy. In this lecture, Professor Kymlicka showed that the Left’s stance is not only theoretically unjustified but that it is also not anti-ethical to multicultural commitments, as he understands them. Click here for Lecture Part 1 and Lecture Part 2 (commentary). Click here for the summary article.