NPR Interview

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Fishes Have Feelings Too: The Inner Lives Of Our Underwater Cousins:

John Facebook ImageWhen you think about fish, it’s probably at dinnertime.

Author Jonathan Balcombe, on the other hand, spends a lot of time pondering the emotional lives of fish.

Balcombe, who serves as the director of animal sentience for the Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy, tells Fresh Air’s Terry Gross that humans are closer to understanding fish than ever before.

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WNPR Interview on Seachange

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Interview On: The Colin McEnroe Show (WNPRadio)

Animal rights have come a long way over the last century, providing, of course, we’re not talking about fish. While other vertebrates have slowly been recognized as social, feeling, even sentient beings, fish remain good for three things: owning, catching and eating.

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