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July 07, 2018 - MSN

Charles Darwin was an animal rights activist who campaigned for humane traps, new papers show

Charles Darwin was an animal rights activist who campaigned for humane traps, new papers show

For a scientist who spent much of his career capturing and killing animals for his collections, you may assume Charles Darwin had few scruples when it came to how they died.

But new documents which are coming up for sale at Sotheby’s later this month show Darwin was a kind-hearted animal rights activist who campaigned for the abolition of steel traps.

GruntVegan: In today's terms, Darwin was more correctly an "Animal Welfarist".

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