The Philosophy of Disagreement: a workshop
Frederick Choo, a philosophy student at NTU, has agreed to lead a workshop for us on the philosophy of disagreement. This should not only be of interest to many of us,... Learn more
The US election is over: what does it mean for us?
This isnt really a philosophical discussion, its a chance to chew over the US election (which will have taken place earlier in the week, and we hope a result will be... Learn more
We have (some) free will.
Molly Malone's has been recently used by the Social Issues Debate group; we will use a back room with 2 tables and space for about 20-25 chairs. The food and drink is... Learn more
Is truth an absolute value?
On the face of it truth seems like the most absolute of values. Without being sure of truth, what can we be sure of? But when we begin to examine what makes statements... Learn more
Consequential Ethics: justifying "hard choices"?
We discussed values last time but didnt mention Utilitarianism and the ethics of consequences. Please look at the files for short examples of ethical dilemmas for... Learn more
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