This post is a summary and evaluation of some of the arguments in “Choices, Interests, and Potentiality: What Distinguishes Bearers of Rights?” by Anna-Karin Margareta Andersson.PreambleThis paper presents itself as an investigation of the topic of rights and argues that (human) fetuses have rights yet never mentions abortion. And so this paper, under the guise […]Read More Do Fetuses Have Rights?: A Review of "Choices, Interests, and Potentiality"
Tonight (Thursday Apr. 4) I went to a screening of “The Unbelievers” which was followed by a live Q&A with the stars, Richard Dawkins and Lawrence Krauss. The event was held in the UNLV event center (Cox Pavilion) and it was very well attended. Almost all the seats were taken. I wasn’t particularly motivated to […]Read More My Growing Disappointment with the New Atheist Movement: A Review of "The Unbelievers"