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tyrael comments on Why EA events should be (at least) vegetarian - Effective Altruism Forum

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Comment author: tyrael 13 November 2015 06:11:44PM *  5 points [-]

I don't know of any plausible basis besides arbitrary taxonomy that mammals would be that much more morally valuable (several hundred chickens per cow). Some night say the neocortex, but it seems moon-mammals have functionally analogous structures like the dorsal ventricular ridge.