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How Can We Answer for Answerability?, by Hannah Tierney

Jenny McCarthy is a celebrity in the United States and a prominent anti-vaccine activist. She is the president of Generation Rescue, a non-profit that advocates the view that autism is at least partially caused by vaccines, and has written several books promoting this view. 1,144 more words

Science

Gregg Caruso: Free Will, Moral Responsibility, and the Strike Back Emotion

How often have we chided our children for hitting their sibling because they were the victim of punch to the arm or the theft of a toy? 246 more words

Free Will

Live as if you were...

“Learn as if you were to live forever; live as if you were to die tomorrow.”

–Anonymous,

taken from “Team Player” by John C. Maxwell

#society

Pride and Principle in America

Part Two of Black History Month: David Cappella asks if America has cashed Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “promissory note” for racial justice in 2016. 553 more words

Social Justice

Reflections on Personhood

Just before half term, Y 12 Philosophers have been exploring the possibility of defining necessary and sufficient conditions for ‘personhood’.

The questions we discussed included the following: 36 more words

Discussions

Kent State and the Syrian Refugee Crisis: How are We Responsible?

On May 4th, 1970, members of the Ohio National Guard open fired into a group of student demonstrators at Kent State University. Four students died and nine more were wounded in what came to be known as the the Kent State Massacre. 493 more words