To live a life of love, compassion and nonviolence to everyone.
live after the principle ' “all breathing, existing, living, sentient
creatures should not be slain, nor treated with violence, nor abused,
nor tormented, nor driven away.” '
To fight against all discrimination and violence against all beings on this planet, all humans and all other animals:
do not object to speciesism in a vacuum. We reject it because it is
like other forms of discrimination. What all forms of discrimination
share in common is the use of an irrelevant criterion to exclude people
from full membership in the moral community. Racists devalue those of
different races based solely on skin color; sexists devalue women solely
because of sex and gender; heterosexists deny full membership in the
moral community to gays, lesbians, transgenders, etc. simply on the
basis of sexual orientation. Speciesists deny full membership in the
moral community based solely on species.
of these forms of discrimination are morally unjustifiable. We reject
speciesism because it is indistinguishable from these other forms of
against all violence, and spreading love and compassion, includes to
stop inflicting unnecessary suffering and death upon all sentient
beings, including nonhuman animals: