It's Time to Dethrone the Hot Air Hypocrisy of Dr. Peter Singer


Peter Albert David Singer was born in Melbourne, Australia, in 1946, the son of two Jews who had fled Hitler's Austria in 1938. He studied and then taught at various universities in Australia and England, including the University of Oxford, before settling in as a professor of bioethics at Princeton University in 1999.

Singer first made a name for himself internationally in 1975 with the publication of Animal Liberation: A New Ethics for our Treatment of Animals, which launched the modern animal rights movement. By the mid-2000s, Time magazine had named him one of the 100 Most Influential People in the world, and the New...


 is Deputy Editor of Salvo and writes on apologetics and matters of faith.

This article originally appeared in Salvo, Issue #37, Summer 2016 Copyright © 2024 Salvo | www.salvomag.com https://salvomag.com/article/salvo37/oversung