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Q&A: Libertarianism, Mental Illness, Rights, and More

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Hsieh answered questions on Objectivism versus libertarianism, bad ideas as a cause of mental illness, doctors refusing to perform abortions, and more in this episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. 

Question 1: Are Objectivism and libertarianism allies in the struggle for liberty? 

Question 2: Can the consistent practice of wrong ideas lead to mental illness? 

Question 3: Does a doctor violate a woman's rights by refusing to perform an abortion? 

Question 4: Should we stop caring about the sex lives of politicians? 

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