Crucial Considerations for Wild-Animal Suffering

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2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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Should you prioritize wild-animal suffering? To answer this question, we need to address a sequence of crucial considerations, including: what are the implications of invertebrate sentience? Does it matter if short-lived species have net-negative lives? How much does wild-animal suffering matter in the long-term future? In this talk, Persis will examine several important crucial considerations for the wild-animal suffering cause area, and explore how such considerations shape our cause prioritization evaluation.