Just Like Us
By Anonymous
An Animal Rights Poem from All-Creatures.org

All of God's creatures have rights, a fact that most people don't seem to recognize. This includes both human and non-human animals, but not all of them can speak for themselves.

Just Like Us
By Anonymous

Just like us 
Bones, flesh, nerves 
Just like us

Though to us 
They are merely machines

Just like us 
Joy, sadness, pain 
Just like us

Though to us 
They are empty of emotion 
Near empty in brain

Just like us 
Tears, sweat, blood 
Just like us

Though to us 
Their blood is just juice to be drained

Just like us 
Mothers, children, siblings 
Just like us

Though to us they deserve but one name 
Meat 
Just... meat


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