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Democracy and Will of the People

July 22, 2021

It’s not possible to meet the will of all people in a society because people have different preferences. That’s why politicians need to use different institutions to prevent chaos in society. […]

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Modern Philosophy

“Doctor Who” and the Pacifist Argument

July 21, 2021

A major criticism of pacifism is that it is hypocritical because the only way you can have this freedom to be a conscientious objector is by others fighting to guarantee that freedom. […]

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Thomas Hobbes: The First Truly Modern Philosopher

July 3, 2021

According to Hobbes, fear increases people’s motivation to do certain things, such as getting what they want. Fear can even make people kill someone to achieve their goals, even if that person means them no harm. […]

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