Tag Archives: Responsibility

AI rights

If AI of robots in the future starts developing human abilities and emotions and ask for equal rights, what would you do as an important person in the world? [ 17/June/21 ] I would be absolutely clear that any self … Continue reading

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Rights and responsibilities

In the event that you would be the individual making the Human rights which rights would you add? [ 15/June/21 ] I would require that all rights have explicit responsibilities. Freedom without responsibility necessarily self terminates (and it can cause … Continue reading

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Is my opinion on climate change really going to affect the climate?

Is my opinion on climate change really going to affect the climate? [ 2/May/21 ] Only in so far as your opinion influences actions (your own and those of others), and those actions have some cumulative effect over time.

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What is the most critical thing for the development of life on Earth?

What is the most critical thing for the development of life on Earth? [ 25/April/21 ] If by “development” the questioner means life with increasing complexity and increasing degrees of responsibility and increasing probability of long term survival; then the … Continue reading

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What positive changes do you want to see?

What positive changes do you want to happen in the world? [ 14/April/21 ] I want all people to accept the logical necessity that freedom without responsibility is destructive. Every level of structure has necessary sets of boundaries for its … Continue reading

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How can younger generations avoid overwhelm?

How do millennials and Gen-Z keep being hopeful for their future and not be overwhelmed with the negative aspects of climate change/economic downturn/society that’s more divided than ever? [ 3/April/21 ] By becoming as aware as possible of science and … Continue reading

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Why study and care for the environment?

What is the essence of the study of our environment? Why is there a need to protect, preserve, and take care of the environment? [ 28/Mar/21 ] We are a part of nature, the most complex experiment of evolution to … Continue reading

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Rights and responsibilities

[ 26/Mar/21 Ngaio posted a Cherokee Elder statement about the differences between rights and responsibilities focus of cultures.] Freedom without responsibility necessarily destroys the conditions that made it possible. Freedom only ever works with responsibility. We all need to make … Continue reading

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Is ethics without religion possible

[ 14/Mar/21 Walter Kant – The Foundations of Logic – Is Ethics without religion possible?] Yes. When one understands the strategic systemic underpinnings of the process of evolution, and one has a reasonable self interest in living a very long … Continue reading

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Environmental awareness

As a citizen, how do you promote environmental awareness? [ 11/Mar/21 ] Take someone out, and actually get them engaged with some aspect of nature. Doesn’t matter what – whatever it is that interests them? One conversation, one engagement, at … Continue reading

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