Daily Archive: July 7, 2012

Indulging your inner policy wonk.

I was going to ask everybody what their ideal, but realistic healthcare reform proposal would be. The basic point was to show that once we ignored political viability as a constraint on practical proposals,...

Theory, Meet Practice

Rose writes: “My ethical leanings are reasonably anti-consequentialist. That is, I don’t think what makes shoplifting a soda right or wrong is a matter of the unhappiness it causes.”