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This is a selection of articles and quizzes for the Ethics AS paper.
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BBC Radio 4 - Start the Week, Spying and Surveillance: The Snowden Files

BBC Radio 4 - Start the Week, Spying and Surveillance: The Snowden Files | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
Anne McElvoy with Luke Harding, Sir David Omand, Annette Dittert and Alain de Botton.
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A child's right to die?

A child's right to die? | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it

Belgium legalised the right to euthanasia for adults in 2002. Now the Senate has voted to extend the law to children who are terminally ill, and suffering unbearable physical pain. Supporters believe this would be a logical move. Opponents say it is insanity.

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Marja Oilinki's curator insight, January 14, 2014 7:19 AM

Kuuluuko oikeus eutanasiaan lapsille?

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Peter Singer - The Genius of Darwin: The Uncut Interviews with Richard Dawkins

Richard Dawkins interviews Philosopher Peter Singer for "The Genius of Charles Darwin", the Channel 4 UK TV program which won British Broadcasting Awards' "B...
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Every good discussion about ethics and animals rights.

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'An Oak Tree', Michael Craig-Martin | Tate

'An Oak Tree', Michael Craig-Martin | Tate | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
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This is the next piece up for debate in Philosophy. Is this art? Or is it just something that cold be found in someone's bathroom, or is a tooth brush missing 

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Belgian law on euthanasia for children, with no age limit, will be first in world

Belgian law on euthanasia for children, with no age limit, will be first in world | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
After debate splitting professions, parliament due to pass law allowing euthanasia for terminally ill minors 'suffering unbearably'
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Spain mulls tougher abortion law

Spain mulls tougher abortion law | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
The Spanish centre-right government approves a proposal for a tougher abortion law, outraging pro-choice campaigners and the political opposition.
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BBC World Service - The Forum

BBC World Service - The Forum | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
Bridget Kendall chairs The Forum, a place where guests discuss and challenge big ideas.
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Excellent discussion on what's more important, our security or our privacy.
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philosophy bites: Paul Boghossian on Moral Relativism

philosophy bites: Paul Boghossian on Moral Relativism | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
Is moral relativism a tenable position? Does it matter? Paul Boghossian argues that it isn't and that it does matter in this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast. Listen to Paul Boghossian on Moral Relativism Read an article 'The Maze...
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A good discussion on the development of relativism.

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Secret papers show extent of senior royals' veto over bills

Secret papers show extent of senior royals' veto over bills | AS Ethics (G572) | Scoop.it
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Is it right that she is asked?

Is it worng that it could be the case that a bill couldnt not go through becuase the Queen or Prince Charles vetoed it (said no)?

If the Queen / monarch not have this power, then do you think we shouldn't have a Queen?

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