Lots of people including innocent children die of starvation each day. Do we have any responsibility to help them?

Required readings

Useful resources



  • A short video about how we ought to save lives based on Singer’s thought experiment:
  • Singer mentioned at the beginning of his talk a tragic accident in China shown in the following video. It raises a question about whether we have a moral duty to help those in need. WARNING: The video contains graphic and disturbing images.