The food industrial complex. Statistics and impact on our earth of industrial / for profit management of animals is staggering. Simultaneously, we naturally anthropomorphize animals, and some position animals above people. Some consider animals as "family members" and others see animals only as objects / commodities. This culminates in a complex human disposition toward animals. Overall, perhaps, we can observe our net treatment of animals as a reflection of how we value life itself. Let's discuss what rights animals have, and / or what rights they should have.