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Modern Philosophy

New Atheists and Their Arguments

September 23, 2021

Authors who argue against religion are usually called anti-religious, and among them are the so-called New Atheists, including Sam Harris, Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens, and Daniel Dennett. […]

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Modern Philosophy

The Different Waves of Feminism in the US

September 23, 2021

In general, feminism could be defined as the pursuit of ending sexism and giving women equal rights and value in society. The particulars of this definition have led to various feminist movements. […]

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Government

The Welfare State of the United States

September 22, 2021

The government welfare programs, forming the social safety net for all Americans, are not in financial crisis mode at the moment. However, their financial footing is not currently designed for long-term stability. […]

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Government

America’s Safety Net: Welfare and Social Security

September 22, 2021

The federal government has programs like Welfare (TANF) and Social Security to help American citizens avoid a life of poverty. While Welfare is a means-tested program, Social Security is a pay-as-you-go program. […]

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Philosophy

Euthanasia: A Simple Solution to End All Problems?

September 18, 2021

The issue of legalizing euthanasia evokes very strong emotional response and almost an outcry against it. Many see it as unethical and something that can be overused, unnecessary and an easy way out. And yet, most of these objections are logically fallacious. […]

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