Contemporary Moral Dilemmas: Multi-Media Ethics


Here are some interesting videos relevant to course topics:

Ethical Theory:

Euthyphro Dilemma - discussion from The Atheist Experience

Utilitarianism - as a political party?

Utilitarian Bonanza!

Kant Attack Ad - if philosophy were politics...

Applied Ethics:


Noam Chomsky and Peter Singer on Abortion

animal rights:

Ali G on Animal Rights - yikes!

Peter Singer on the Colbert Report - good stuff

Tom Regan on Animal Rights - lecture from a rights theorist

death penalty:

Prof. Bryan Stevenson lectures on racism and the death penalty

Prison warden explains the execution process


Fox News discussion of gay marriage

MSNBC gay marriage debate

Philosophy professor John Corvino lecture excerpts on the ethics of homosexuality