Category Archives: Political Philosophy

A Moral Duty to Use UAVs

Disclaimer: Because I can only write with some measure of authority from the perspective of ethics and critical reasoning – my background is in philosophy generally and ethics in particular – I am setting aside issues related to national and … Continue reading

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The Failures of Libertarianism :: The Failures of Communism

Libertarianism, most simply put, is a set of commitments that emphasize freedoms from interferences on the part of the government. One of the ideals to which libertarianism is committed seems to be a kind of true American ideal: if a … Continue reading

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How Ought We to Protect Society from Itself? Regarding: The Vaccination Fear (Part 2)

How Ought We to Protect Society from Itself? Regarding: The Vaccination Fear (Part 2) As I noted in my last post, disputes regarding vaccinations often find their focus in an alleged causal link between vaccinations and the development of autism. … Continue reading

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How Ought We to Protect Society from Itself? Regarding: The Vaccination Fear (Part 1)

How Ought We to Protect Society from Itself? Regarding: The Vaccination Fear (Part 1) In the last decade, there’s been quite a lot of debate over vaccinations. Often, they regard an alleged causal link between vaccinations and the development of autism. … Continue reading

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