Should (blank) be (blank)?

Should (blank) be (blank)?

In this blog, I raise questions about whether (blank) should be (blank), followed by an opinion piece intended to start a conversation among the community.

Better Never to Have Been?

8 Sep 2022 1 minute read 1 comment Irantaboutthingssometimes

I've been against anti-natalism since I learned the term existed. But here, at my worst, overwhelmed and tired and putting out the billionth fire that has come at me this week, I'm left wondering if David Benatar is right to say that we'd all have be...

Should Consensual Cannibalism be Legal?

5 Jan 2022 2 minute read 2 comments Irantaboutthingssometimes

There's an interesting case that I'd read about a few years back, in which Armin Meiwes, a German computer technician, made a post on a cannibalism forum asking if there were any male volunteers within a certain age range who wanted to be killed and...

Should Gambling be Legal?

23 Dec 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Irantaboutthingssometimes

This is a tough question that I have mixed opinions on.  On the one hand, I very much value freedom and I don't think the government should get involved or have a say in how competent adults are spending their own hard earned money. What's more, talk...