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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Roughly 100 years have passed since one-person, one-vote democracies began in various Western countries. In that time have people become better citizens for having the right to vote? By what...

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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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Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://goo.gl/GX0WwE Please LIKE and SHARE this video! Immigration information: On the segment "People Want to Know," attorney Jessica Dominguez and her...

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Bryan Caplan and Christopher Wellman debate immigration. Is there a human right to immigrate to any country in the world? Debate sponsored by IHS, the John Templeton Foundation, and University...

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Andre Segura, senior staff attorney with the ACLU's Immigrants' Rights Project, discusses three main issues that we are particularly concerned about in the wake of the latest raids.

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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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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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The eminent Harvard political philosopher Michael Sandel is Radio 4's "Public Philosopher." Now, as America prepares for its Presidential elections, he and Radio 4 are going on the road in...

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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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Dr. Myles Werntz lecture at Wheaton College.

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