Why We Treat Animals Better Than the Poor

And where's the "humanity" in defending animal rights? Like me, devout animal lovers and environmentalists (often one and the same) betray an underlying misanthropy, a profound disgust and disillusion with humanity. We can love animals because they aren't our competitors; they're dumb and easily used to serve our ends.

WATCH: Man Catches Raccoons In The Act

So you're at home working hard, and you hear these strange noises coming from the window. You go over and what you see, you're totally not expecting: two raccoons going at it! That's what happened to...