The government of Switzerland, in consultation with philosophers, lawyers, geneticists and theologians amended the Swiss constitution to protect the dignity of plants alongside the animals and humans it already outlined moral defenses for.
I’m oversimplifying the whole thing here of course but it is no less an enlightened, gracious step in governance.
You can read about the whole thing HERE at Planetsave.com.
Go the Swiss!
(and I love your knives and all…)