Practical Ethics YouTube Channel

The Practical Ethics Video Series makes the most important and complex debates in practical ethics accessible to a wide audience through brief interviews with high profile philosophers in Oxford. In the series, Katrien Devolder interviews Carissa Véliz, Thomas Douglas, Dominic Wilkinson, Walter Sinnott Armstrong, Jeff McMahan and others on topics such as conscientious objection in medicine, war, privacy, neurointerventions, moral AI.

Featured interview: How to tackle discrimination against the unattractive?

Lookism is discrimination against unattractive people. How serious is this problem? What is the cost of lookism to unattractive people and to society? What should we do about lookism? In this interview with Katrien Devolder, Dr Francesca Minerva (Philosopher, Ghent University) provides us with some answers to these thorny questions.

Interviewed by Dr Katrien Devolder.

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