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Computing and Moral Responsibility

Traditionally philosophical discussions on moral responsibility have focused on the human components in moral action. Accounts of how to ascribe moral responsibility usually describe human agents performing actions that have well-defined, direct consequences. 139 more words

Computing

Critical injustice in academic philosophy

  1. Critical injustice

In his recent work, Allan Hazlett argues that “critical injustice” is a type of epistemic injustice, defined by “an unfair deficit of criticism” (in progress). 4,037 more words

Why women's blame means less than men's in conditions of epistemic injustice

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Women’s blame means less than men’s in conditions of epistemic injustice because women’s speech means less, and blame is a type of speech ( 7,419 more words

Republican lawmakers go after Facebook CEO Zuckerberg for anti-conservative bias -- Lack of diversity in the company’s leadership questioned -- “Do you think you have a moral responsibility to run a platform that protects our democracy?”

William Cummings, USA TODAY

Published 10:36 p.m. ET April 11, 2018

For years, conservatives have said Facebook operates with a deep anti-conservative bias and Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill did not waste the opportunity this week to grill CEO Mark Zuckerberg on the subject during congressional hearings intended to focus on the company’s sharing of user data. 2,863 more words

THBT fairy tales have a negative influence on young children

This motion is taken from the 8:30pm debate of the third and final preliminary round of the SSSDCs, Singapore Secondary Schools Debating Championships 2018.

The debates we engage in should not end after the final bell is rung.

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THBT all forms of contemporary art have as much merit as more traditional forms of art

This motion is taken from the 7.15pm debate of the third and final preliminary round of the SSSDCs, Singapore Secondary Schools Debating Championships 2018.

The debates we engage in should not end after the final bell is rung.

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Debate

Gaslighting & its effects on the moral community

Introduction

This post is about gaslighting as a distinctively morally ‘dark’ type of epistemic injustice, which impairs our moral relationships. In section 1, I describe gaslighting as a type of… 6,172 more words