Violence

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As was suggested we’ll be discussing philosophical questions surrounding violence. These are some questions to consider;

How do we define violence?
What biases are involved in how we define violence?
Is violence ever justified?

Hope to see you there.

Some helpful resources

Partially Examined Life – Terrorism

https://partiallyexaminedlife.com/2013/03/09/ep72-terrorism/

In Our Time – Just War Theory
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00545jx

PBS Idea Channel - What is violence?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyitF-6tBu4

Slavoj Zizek on Violence

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SWFZ5tDiDsE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oM6whu21efc