Visitors eat rostbratwurst sausages at the "Green Week" agriculture fair in Berlin in January 2011. Wolfgang Kumm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Wolfgang Kumm/AFP/Getty Images 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Discuss: Is 'Humane Meat' An Oxymoron? March 7, 2013 PETA's President, Ingrid Newkirk, has declared that "humane meat" does not exist. How should we think about this provocative statement? Commentator Barbara J. King invites her readers to give it serious thought.