Today's journal entry was Do you believe that animals (some or all) have consciousness/self-awareness/a soul? What do you think about the use of animals for police and military work? Is it ethical to put an animal into a dangerous situation when it can’t consent or perhaps even understand? Do benefits outweigh ethical concerns? Explain your thoughts.

Following a class discussion, we watched several video clips to give us some context for today's story. You can watch them below:

Following this, we read "Sergeant Chip" -- you can download it below to read or finish it. It is an epistolary story, meaning that it is written in the form of a letter. It falls into the category of military science fiction.
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