Peter Singer – Without in any way minimising…

Without in any way minimising the economic and psychological blow that people experience when they…


“Without in any way minimising the economic and psychological blow that people experience when they lose their jobs, the unemployed in affluent countries still have a safety net, in the form of social security payments, and usually free healthcare and free education for their children. They also have sanitation and safe drinking water.”
-Peter Singer

Peter Singer – The hope of Internet anarchists…

The hope of Internet anarchists was that repressive governments would have only two options: accept…


“The hope of Internet anarchists was that repressive governments would have only two options: accept the Internet with its limitless possibilities of spreading information, or restrict Internet access to the ruling elite and turn your back on the 21st century, as North Korea has done.”
-Peter Singer

Peter Singer – The new freedom of expression…

The new freedom of expression brought by the Internet goes far beyond politics. People relate…


“The new freedom of expression brought by the Internet goes far beyond politics. People relate to each other in new ways, posing questions about how we should respond to people when all that we know about them is what we have learned through a medium that permits all kinds of anonymity and deception.”
-Peter Singer

Peter Singer – I honestly don’t know, but…

I honestly don’t know, but if America continues to refuse to reduce its greenhouse gas…


“I honestly don’t know, but if America continues to refuse to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions, I see a bleak future not only for American society, but for the world as a whole. This is a global problem that is not going away, and the United States is an obstacle to solving it.”
-Peter Singer