” As we realize that more and more things have global impact, I think we’re going to get people increasingly wanting to get away from a purely national interest. “


” I would like us to think about it more explicitly, and not take our intuitions as the given of ethics, but rather to reflect on it, and be more open about the fact that something is an ethical issues and think what we ought to do about it. “


” It means that, in fact, it’s – whether fascist is the right word I don’t know – more of a plutocracy than anything resembling a democracy, it has become a nation controlled by a very small, very wealthy elite. “


” More often there’s a compromise between ethics and expediency. “


” The idea that we can actually have an impact on places more or less instantly, too, by responding in some way or not responding, I think, also makes it true. “



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As we realize that more and more things have global impact, I think we
I would like us to think about it more explicitly, and not take our intuitions as the given of ethics, but rather to reflect on it, and be more open about the fact that something is an ethical issues and think what we ought to do about it.


It means that, in fact, it
More often there
The idea that we can actually have an impact on places more or less instantly, too, by responding in some way or not responding, I think, also makes it true.
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