Animage of a doctor cutting the drip of a patient.
Philosophy

Can Euthanasia Solve the Problem of Overpopulation?

September 14, 2021

When it comes to the issue of controlling overpopulation, specially in the genre of dystopia, euthanasia seems to be the favorite solution. It is easy to impose in states controlled by totalitarian regimes, such as in the movie ‘Soylent Green’. People are often even tricked into it as in the 1976 movie Logan’s Run. […]

Father with son looking at chemical plant emissions at sunset.
Philosophy

Is It Dangerous to Stop Global Warming?

September 2, 2021

Lukewarmers suggest it would be better to do nothing about global warming since its effects are exaggerated, and any actions could be devastating to the world and especially the economy. […]

A person's hand arranging blocks with medical icons in a pyramid shape.
Modern Philosophy

“Elysium” and the Public Healthcare System

August 19, 2021

What “Elysium” describes is not unlike what capitalism has produced in America. When healthcare is treated as a commodity, it becomes expensive because it’s highly valued and requires expertise. […]

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