Recent forum posts by bladerunner
I'm not the biggest fan of Utilitarianism, because I don't think it can be defended that an individual owes other individuals happiness, a generally central thesis of Utilitarianism. From a Social perspective,...
Ground floor, Housewares....
So I figured since things just got started, everybody should post here so we all know who's here?
And it's the "to a certain extent" that I find troubling.
The man who wants to ONLY commit moral actions is stuck never deciding, since he cannot be certain, and the woman who decides to do her absolute...
But you intended to kill the homeless people--at that point you have to use whatever moral calculus you're working under; that example only looks at one side of the intention.
The problem with pure...
Obama, the Know-Nothing PresidentShow All
I guess what I'm saying is that your post seemed to imply that he was worse than previous presidents, while I think it's more "par for the course" and, while we may not like that it's so, we should be...