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#12 Even without aging boredom won’t be more of a thing

7/23/2016
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Does a world without aging become boring to death? Filled with immortals condemned to increasing boredom? 1. A growing flood of heterogeneous opportunities 2. No need anyway, man does not work like that 3. Experiences are valuable in themselves Text on the site: https://www.filiapolis.org/en/

Duration: 00:15:47


#9 No overpopulation among the Gods

7/3/2016
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Fear so often mentioned during life extension debates, today will we be looking at the problem of overpopulation in a world without elderly people. 1. What is overpopulation? 2. Yes our numbers will grow. 3. Which won’t be a problem. 4. Ethics backs up our choice. Text on the site: https://www.filiapolis.org/en/

Duration: 00:22:25


#7 A Brexit to avoid Scylla and Charybdis

6/23/2016
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Brexit is important because it actually concerns us all. We will be analyzing the two main motivations, universal because linked to human psychology rather than to a small island. The double loss of both identity and control, as well as the ethical implications. 1. Actually not specifically British. 2. Multiculturalism is scary. 3. Some erroneous responsibility claims. 4. Taking charge of one’s destiny.

Duration: 00:16:01