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Q&A: Competition, Risking Welfare, Trolley Problem, and More

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Philosopher Dr. Diana Hsieh answered questions on the value of competition, risking welfare by having children, the trolley problem, romantic infatuation, and more in this episode of Philosophy in Action Radio. 

Question 1: What is the value of competition? 

Question 2: Should a person forgo having children to avoid the risk of needing welfare? 

Question 3: Does the "trolley problem" have any validity or use? 

Question 4: Is it wrong to indulge romantic infatuation? 

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