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This podcasts consists of two impromptu tidbits from my April 6th, 2011 appearance at Liberty on the Rocks in Denver. The first is on the factual basis for rights, and the second concerns the Rawlsian argument from luck against capitalism.
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- Duration: 6:16
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- Tags: Capitalism, Desert, John Rawls, Justice, Luck, Moral Luck, Rights
- The factual basis for rights
- The Rawlsian argument from luck against capitalism
- Responsibility & Luck: A Defense of Praise and Blame by Diana Hsieh
- YouTube: Origin of Rights
- YouTube: Capitalism and Luck
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