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9 Immigration Rights Political Philosophy With Jason Brennan

What are the economic and moral cases for allowing more immigration? Do immigrant workers depress native wages? Do they sully native culture? Commit more crime? Use more welfare? Jason Brennan...

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Jason Brennan discusses what rights are and contrasts rights-based thinking about ethics with utilitarian thinking. Further Reading Ursula K. Le Guin, The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas http://www...

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Jason Brennan considers property rights: what they are, what justifies them, and what sorts of social problems they help avoid. Further Reading J. Bradford DeLong and Martha L. Olney, Macroeconomi...

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Brennan explains that the libertarian philosopher Robert Nozick offered important criticisms of pattern-based theories of distributive justice and offered his own alternative framework. Further...

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Jason Brennan examines a key question in political philosophy: what, if anything, is the difference between the government and ordinary people? Further Reading Michael Huemer, The Problem...

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Joseph H. Carens is a professor at the Department of Political Science of the University of Toronto, Canada. His research interests are mainly focused on contemporary political theory, especially...

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Jason Brennan gives a sense of the sort of questions examined in the field of political philosophy. Download the .mp3 of this lecture here: http://bit.ly/1mxypW2 Here is the next lecture in...

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What does “liberty” mean in a philosophical context? Jason Brennan parses out how the word is used. Further Reading Isaiah Berlin, Liberty: Incorporating Four Essays on Liberty (includes...

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You have the right to remain silent. You do not have to answer questions about where you were born, whether you're a U.S. citizen, or how you entered the country. (Separate rules apply at...

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Jason Brennan explains the political thought of John Rawls, one of the key figures in modern political philosophy. Further Reading John Rawls, A Theory of Justice http://www.amazon.com/Theory-Just...

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Challenged by Republicans, Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch on Wednesday defended President Barack Obama's decision to shelter millions of immigrants from deportation though they live...

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Is democracy a means to an end, or is it valuable in itself? Jason Brennan discusses democracy and voting. Further Reading Jason Brennan, The Ethics of Voting http://www.amazon.com/Ethics-Voting-J...

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Joseph Carens, political science professor at the University of Toronto, argues that unauthorized immigrants who have lived in the United States for a sustained period of time should be granted...

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Jason Brennan recently sat down with Christopher Morris, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Maryland, to discuss his recent work. Dr. Morris hosts the Ed Snider Center for Enterprise...

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Global migration has stirred questions of human rights, democracy, of living together, of 'us and them.' The philosopher Charles Taylor and the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the...

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For more information, go here: https://www.aclu.org/feature/know-your-rights-immigration No matter your immigration status, you have rights when you interact with immigration agents or the...

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Important information from ACLU and IRLC released to the public and translated into ASL in this video. For more information, please visit www.aclu.org | www.ilrc.org | www.uscis.gov. Or contact...

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Read the full review here: http://steve-patterson.com/jason-brennans-full-review-square-one Get the book here: http://amzn.to/2lZ46fm Get a free preview of Square One here: http://steve-patterson.c...

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Are sweatshops a least-bad choice for the third world? Is capitalism inherently exploitative of these workers? Brennan applies the foregoing discussion of political philosophy to the case of...

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Welcome to Political Philosophy: A Libertarianism.org Guide. These eleven short lectures serve as an introduction to several major theories of the ethical relationships between individuals,...

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