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Debate: Are humans better than other forms of life?

Many people think that something called respect applies to all forms of life; on the other hands humans are essentially above other animals is the sense of intelligence and culture. Because of our mental superiority it is ethical for animals to be farmed and mistreated, animals treated by the standards human would receive as punishment for murder and other horrendous acts.

Are Humans really superior to other forms of life?

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    Dec 3 2012: in a more green manner.
    Life on a planet is finite.
    I think that our intelligence could direct us down a path to our destruction, it depends on what we consider to be important parts of our world.
    Ecosystems are balanced, meaning that they are in equelibrium with the earth and we are not at that point

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