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Why? We hanker after instant gratification

Walter R. Schumm | 06 June 2016 | CONJUGALITY |  
tags: colloquium, forum, transgenderism


Human = animal = robot

Margaret Somerville | 20 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: animal rights, forum, human exceptionalism, personhood, transhumanism
If we lose our grip on our conviction that humans are special, there will be far-reaching changes in society.


Agnosticism

Thaddeus J. Kozinski | 20 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: agnosticism, atheism, forum, religion
Neutrality is impossible. One must choose.


Being human is no big deal

Theron Bowers | 11 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: animal rights, forum, human dignity, Peter Singer
Are human beings just a smarter species of animal or is there something transcendentally different about them?


What we need is cheap and abundant information

Robert Moniot | 11 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: forum, internet, literacy, Wikipedia
Through the internet gushes a torrent of information. How can students possibly absorb it? 


Capitalism is the most ethical form of economics

Jeffrey Langan | 11 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: capitalism, Communism, forum
The fact that capitalism vanquished an even worse rival should not blind us to its manifold defects.


You have dogmas, but I don’t

Matthew Hanley | 11 August 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: forum, relativism, truth
We all live by dogmas. The important thing is to recognise them and ensure that they lead to happiness and fulfilment, not destruction and misery.


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