Farhad raises some interesting questions -reblogging: You wouldn’t hit a dog, so why kill one in Minecraft? Why violence against virtual animals is an ethical issue — befarmed.wordpress.com — ShiraDest: Education, Cooperation, and The 4 Freedoms for ALL Human Beings

Violence against animals in video games is ubiquitous. Players can kill or torture animals in various popular games, including Minecraft and Grand Theft Auto V. The rise of this (increasingly realistic) trend in games, along with people’s tendency to go along with it, raises important questions. Violence against humans in video games has long been […] […]

Farhad raises some interesting questions -reblogging: You wouldn’t hit a dog, so why kill one in Minecraft? Why violence against virtual animals is an ethical issue — befarmed.wordpress.com — ShiraDest: Education, Cooperation, and The 4 Freedoms for ALL Human Beings