"The total amount of suffering per year in the natural world is beyond all decent contemplation. During the minute that it takes me to compose this sentence, thousands of animals are being eaten alive, others are running for their lives, whimpering with fear, others are being slowly devoured from within by rasping parasites, thousands of all kinds are dying of starvation, thirst and disease."
River Out Of Eden: A Darwinian View of Life (1975)
The End Of Suffering
The Abolitionist Project
Quotations on Suffering
Richard Dawkins Website
Buddhism vs Utilitarianism
The Reproductive Revolution
Better Never To Have Been?
Darwinian life: Komodo Dragons
Abolitionism: a definition of terms
Quantum Ethics? Suffering in the Multiverse
Is Paradise Engineering Evolutionarily Stable?