Professor David Benatar is a South African philosopher, academic and author, and head of the philosophy department at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. He is best known for his defence of antinatalism, the view that it is immoral to have children (though more specifically, to bring new sentient beings into existence). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HeGAeBe7iRM… Continue lendo “Is It Immoral To Have Children? Talking with David Benatar” – Alex J. O’CONNOR | COSMIC SKEPTIC
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“Is God a dictator?” – Alex J. O’CONNOR | Cosmic Skeptic
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t7LJBj6Jc-Q Is God nothing more than a "celestial dictator"? Christopher Hitchens thought so, and was relentless in exclaiming so. God is an all-knowing supervisor, who judges your thoughts and demands praise and obedience. But does this make him a tyrant?
“Where sceptics fail” – Alex J. O’CONNOR
What is scepticism? How do we deal with our own cognitive dissonance? Can veganism ever be justified purely by reason? These are just some of the questions that Alex O'Connor, a.k.a. CosmicSkeptic, has been grappling with on his youtube channel, viewed by over 40 million people, for the past few years. In this interview, Alex… Continue lendo “Where sceptics fail” – Alex J. O’CONNOR