Archive

2017

July 18, 2017:

Dichotomies (Another Reason You Can’t Be Racist Against White People)

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July 25, 2017:

Robot Slaves and the Misnomer of Human Rights

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August 1, 2017: 

Moral Philosophy and Cats

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August 8, 2017:

Paedophilia, Rape, and Sexbots; A Feminist Perspective

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August 15, 2017:

Transhumanism and the End of Human Dignity

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August 22, 2017:

The Case of the Artificial Womb: Security of the Person v. Parenthood

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August 29, 2017:

Compatibalism (OR: How to still blame Villains with Bad Childhoods)

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September 5, 2017:

Moral Philosophy and Cats Pt. 2: Schroedinger’s Paternalism

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September 12, 2017:

 CRISPR: Weighing Unknown Outcomes

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September 19, 2017:

Transcending Self Interest

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September 26, 2017:

When Freedom is not Free

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October 3, 2017:

Dirty Little Secrets

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October 10, 2017:

Duties of Knowledge

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October 17, 2017:

Theories of Disability: Why Paradigm Analysis is Important

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October 24, 2017:

Sci-Fi Syndrome and Government Policy

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October 31, 2017: 

Transhumanism, Athletic Performance, and Fairness

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November 7, 2017:

The Slippery Slope of Privacy?

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November 14, 2017:

The Moral Complexities of Vegetarianism

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November 21, 2017:

AI Ethics: On the invisibility and reproduction of bias

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November 28, 2017:

Rice Pile Ethics

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2018

 January 2, 2018:

What is a Moral Guillotine?

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 January 9, 2018:

Algorithmic Accountability

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January 16, 2018:

Beyond Treatment

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January 23, 2018:

Rights Talk and Oppression

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January 30, 2018:

Sexthical Theories

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February 6, 2018: 

Anticipating Challenges: The Ethics of Deepfake Revenge Porn

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February 13, 2018:

The Tragedy of the Privates

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February 20, 2018:

Generating AI Values and Norms

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February 27th, 2018:

On Identity and Empathy

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March 6th, 2018:

Making Philosophy Accessible

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March 13th, 2018:

Ungovernable

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March 20th, 2018:

The Ethics of a PhD

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March 27th, 2018:

Holding Robots to Higher Standards

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April 3rd, 2018:

On Teaching Morality

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April 10th 2018:

Sexual Orientation & Technology

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April 17th 2018:

Paradigm Shifts: A torturous case example

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April 24th 2018:

Living in a Simulation

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May 1st 2018:

What Women Owe to Men

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May 8th 2018:

Ethics of Language

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May 15th 2018:

Duties at the End of the World

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May 22nd 2018:

Why Ethics =/= Legality

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May 29th 2018:

ZOMG ZOMBIES

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June 5th 2018:

The Problem of Consequences

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June 12th 2018:

The Morality of Voting

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June 19th 2018:

When the Whole World is Drowning

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June 26th 2018:

The Marketplace of Ideas

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July 3rd 2018:

Is Pain Necessary?

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July 17th 2018:

Consent & Power Dynamics

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July 24th 2018:

Moral Contexts vs. Immoral Contexts

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July 31st 2018:

Inclusion in Design

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August 7th 2018:

When Parental Rights End aka. Keep the New Ontario Sex-Ed Curriculum

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August 14th 2018:

Morally Grey Contexts & Policy Implications

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August 21st 2018:

Better than we Are

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September 18th 2018:

Why Inaction is Action

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September 25th 2018:

Autonomy- A Useful Fiction?

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October 2nd 2018:

Comments on a National Pharmacare Strategy

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October 9th 2018:

With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility

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October 16th 2018

Transparency vs. Privacy

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October 23rd 2018

New Principles for Bioethics

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October 30th 2018

Cannabis, Obesity, and Trust’s Role in Healthcare

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November 6th 2018

Fiction and Philosophy

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November 13th 2018

A Primer on Microethics

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November 20th 2018

PTSD and Post-War Justice

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November 27th 2018

A Gift to You

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2019

January 8th 2019

The Ethics of Compromise

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January 15th 2019

On Millennial Burnout, Habits, and the Virtues to which we hold Ourselves

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January 22nd 2019

Redefining the Purpose of Medicine

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January 29th 2019

Cute Enough for a Kidney?

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February 5th 2019

The Murky Waters of Patient-hood

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February 12th 2019

Open-Source Publishing Op-Ed

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February 19th 2019

Duties to Acquire Knowledge 2.0

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February 26th 2019

Truth in Context

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March 5th 2019

On the Demandingness of Morality

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March 12th 2019

Fitbits, Insurance, and Discrimination

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March 19th 2019

Beyond Judgement

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March 26th 2019

Separating the Art from the Artist

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April 2nd 2019

How to Promote Autonomy

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April 9th 2019

On the Permissibility of Violence

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April 16th 2019

Ethics of Being a Good Employer

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April 23rd 2019

On Epistemic Humility and Privilege

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May 1st 2019

A Speech Against Doug Ford

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May 7th 2019

Ethics, Health, and Weight: 2 Stories

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May 14th 2019

Rawls and Robots

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May 21st 2019

Don’t Move Fast, Don’t Break Things

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May 28th 2019

The Dangers of Policy

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July 9th 2019

The Ethics of Harm Reduction

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July 16th 2019

The Next Digital Economy? 3 Blockchain Related Ethical Issues we Need to Tackle First

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July 23rd 2019

Epistemologies of Ignorance

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