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Q&A: Abortion, Obama, Infidelity, Family Time, and More

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Hsieh answered questions on abortion rights and the violinist argument, Obama's cultural impact, laws against marital infidelity, managing demands for family time, and more in this episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. 

Question 1: Can abortion rights be justified based on Judith Thomson's "violinist" argument? 

Question 2: Will Obama's second term further damage American culture and values? 

Question 3: Should marital infidelity be illegal? 

Question 4: Should I limit my time away from family in deference to their cultural expectations? 

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