Today we take it for granted that children are special beings who require special care and attention. But it was not always so.
Singer first claims that should an AI ever become “sentient,” turning it off would be akin to killing a being with the highest moral value.
Okay. Let’s be careful. Perhaps that wording just applies to preborn babies or the right not to get pregnant at all.
In our current episode of let’s-allow-baby-killing, an Australian bioethicist named Walter Veit comes to the defense of infanticide.
Darwinian theory is a more than just an idea about origins. The reasons it arouses the passion it does go beyond science.