Latest Blog Posts - The Philosophers Beard
- Love's Labour's Lost: How Robots Will Transform Human Intimacy
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- Truth vs Justice at the International Criminal Court
- Britain's sudden and bizarre resentment of migration
- The myth that rights come with duties
- Moral philosophy about global warming
- Why I do not wear a poppyon Nov 8, 2013 in warIt is that time of the year again. Volunteers at train stations and shopping centres, often wearing military uniforms, are selling little red paper and plastic poppies to 'remember the service' of British veterans. The poppies have taken over the off...
- Will we be able to justify the international birthright lottery to our grandchildren?
- The embarrassment at Lampedusaon Oct 12, 2013 in ethicsThe deaths of some 300 illegal migrants off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa has caused a stir, as spectaculars tend to. But, really, this is no more than freak news. Like mass shootings in America or (middle-class white) child...
- The real Adam Smith problem: How to 'live well' in commercial society