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What makes us human? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 41 minutes ago 41 minutes ago Replies: 65 Views: 1,154
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If God exists, then who created HIM? HE DOESN'T EXIST! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 hours ago 3 hours ago Replies: 379 Views: 8,516
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Sticky: What would you like to see from Philosophy? 25-09-2016 25 Sep 14:31 Replies: 1 Views: 1,218
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Sticky: Deep Thought Thursdays 15-10-2015 15 Oct 2015 13:03 Replies: 0 Views: 2,940
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What makes us human? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 41 minutes ago 41 minutes ago Replies: 65 Views: 1,154
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If God exists, then who created HIM? HE DOESN'T EXIST! (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 3 hours ago 3 hours ago Replies: 379 Views: 8,516
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Poll: Worshipping vegetation 11 hours ago 11 hours ago Replies: 2 Views: 78
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Life... (Pgs: 1 2) 14-09-2016 14 Sep 6:40 Replies: 21 Views: 493
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Would you rather have a successful career or successful marriage? (Pgs: 1 2) 14-09-2016 14 Sep 6:30 Replies: 39 Views: 919
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if you were god , what would you do ? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 12-09-2016 12 Sep 16:10 Replies: 125 Views: 2,574
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How would you interpret it? :O 12-09-2016 12 Sep 2:01 Replies: 3 Views: 211
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When will all the religious people realize they live in a MOVIE?. 11-09-2016 11 Sep 21:06 Replies: 6 Views: 222
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Traditional arab/muslim philosophy in the modern World 10-09-2016 10 Sep 12:32 Replies: 0 Views: 119
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What is a mistake? 10-09-2016 10 Sep 11:10 Replies: 14 Views: 449
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Can you change the past? (Pgs: 1 2) 10-09-2016 10 Sep 11:04 Replies: 31 Views: 1,047
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Do flies have feelings too? 10-09-2016 10 Sep 11:00 Replies: 15 Views: 452
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If we live in a computer simulation, does it make a difference to the meaning of life 07-09-2016 07 Sep 5:35 Replies: 3 Views: 272
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To all atheists.. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 06-09-2016 06 Sep 21:00 Replies: 69 Views: 1,864
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Why does God allow so much suffering? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 06-09-2016 06 Sep 2:33 Replies: 189 Views: 4,556
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Deep discussion about death, psychedelics, the meaning of life and stuff. 03-09-2016 03 Sep 22:27 Replies: 4 Views: 259
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Maturity 03-09-2016 03 Sep 15:49 Replies: 1 Views: 184
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Are we the unfortunate ones to be born before immortality is achieved? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 03-09-2016 03 Sep 12:36 Replies: 45 Views: 1,176
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could we all take comfort that we are in this (death) together?. 29-08-2016 29 Aug 22:10 Replies: 16 Views: 362
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The Trolley Problem (Pgs: 1 2) 29-08-2016 28 Aug 23:46 Replies: 27 Views: 1,041
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Practice versus theory 27-08-2016 27 Aug 14:18 Replies: 4 Views: 265
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Should we have ontological commitment to mathematical objects? 27-08-2016 27 Aug 13:56 Replies: 1 Views: 154
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I am terriffied of death - eternal oblivion. 26-08-2016 26 Aug 19:49 Replies: 6 Views: 280
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Philosopher finds God when he puts his ego down 24-08-2016 24 Aug 8:55 Replies: 1 Views: 204
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"The beginning of the end is worse than the end of a beginning"? 23-08-2016 23 Aug 20:29 Replies: 4 Views: 168
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If a superior lifeform came along from space. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 23-08-2016 23 Aug 14:32 Replies: 75 Views: 1,822
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How can Marx have thought a stateless society would work? (Pgs: 1 2) 23-08-2016 22 Aug 23:58 Replies: 29 Views: 2,407
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What are your thoughts on Hitler and nazism? 22-08-2016 22 Aug 10:51 Replies: 10 Views: 314
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What would happen if an unstoppable force were to meet an immovable object? (Pgs: 1 2) 19-08-2016 19 Aug 10:51 Replies: 33 Views: 1,810
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What would you have been in Auschwitz? 18-08-2016 18 Aug 2:07 Replies: 9 Views: 419
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Alien life and Taby's Star 14-08-2016 14 Aug 10:26 Replies: 8 Views: 297
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Scientific proof for astrology (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 13-08-2016 13 Aug 16:50 Replies: 100 Views: 5,338
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The TSR Anti-Censorship Society 13-08-2016 12 Aug 23:40 Replies: 13 Views: 1,029
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You get to meet the version of yourself who has lived 10 more years on this planet... (Pgs: 1 2) 11-08-2016 11 Aug 1:44 Replies: 27 Views: 836
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Is there any genuine, morally defensible justification for the state? 10-08-2016 10 Aug 22:00 Replies: 14 Views: 797
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Universal 06-08-2016 06 Aug 17:20 Replies: 0 Views: 315
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#DeepThoughtThursdays: If you were to go back in time, could you kill your past self? 05-08-2016 05 Aug 22:13 Replies: 11 Views: 487
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There is a noise in my dark room 04-08-2016 04 Aug 13:34 Replies: 2 Views: 351
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Are animal rights equal for all animals? 02-08-2016 02 Aug 20:19 Replies: 19 Views: 530
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Does human morality matter to God? 29-07-2016 29 Jul 9:33 Replies: 6 Views: 286
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Nihilism: there is literally no point to life (Pgs: 1 2 3) 28-07-2016 28 Jul 22:46 Replies: 41 Views: 1,735
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What do you consider to be the meaning of life? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 28-07-2016 28 Jul 21:59 Replies: 54 Views: 1,003
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Mohammedan Theory of Evolution (Pgs: 1 2 3) 25-07-2016 25 Jul 22:41 Replies: 45 Views: 12,412
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TIme is Past present and future in a continuase loop 25-07-2016 25 Jul 22:22 Replies: 4 Views: 184
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Why do people find pleasure in the discomfort of others 25-07-2016 25 Jul 20:01 Replies: 4 Views: 232
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Why is this considered immoral? 25-07-2016 25 Jul 20:00 Replies: 9 Views: 531
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Careers and masters after a philosophy bachelors (possibly in the wrong forum) 23-07-2016 23 Jul 20:59 Replies: 1 Views: 177
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Why do we fear our own happiness? 17-07-2016 17 Jul 17:12 Replies: 11 Views: 1,029
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Poll: Who should rule? 17-07-2016 17 Jul 5:52 Replies: 11 Views: 348
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Philosophy Month: Tell us what you think 15-07-2016 15 Jul 13:20 Replies: 10 Views: 1,901
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How can the Causation argument be used to prove god? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 15-07-2016 14 Jul 23:38 Replies: 45 Views: 7,303
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Why your free will is an illusion (Pgs: 1 2) 14-07-2016 14 Jul 10:02 Replies: 29 Views: 2,330
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A sense of purpose 14-07-2016 14 Jul 1:08 Replies: 12 Views: 1,002
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Events that changed how you see the world? 02-07-2016 02 Jul 11:18 Replies: 9 Views: 283
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Why did God allow 50 innocent people to get murdered? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 29-06-2016 29 Jun 15:06 Replies: 411 Views: 9,835
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Will religious people believe they will be clothed when they are in heaven / hell? 29-06-2016 29 Jun 1:10 Replies: 6 Views: 208
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The majority of people are idiots who cant think for themselves (Pgs: 1 2) 28-06-2016 28 Jun 21:12 Replies: 23 Views: 693
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If capital punishment isn't worth one innocent person being executed.... (Pgs: 1 2 3) 26-06-2016 26 Jun 0:00 Replies: 54 Views: 1,025
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We are all amoral beings (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 23-06-2016 23 Jun 20:00 Replies: 64 Views: 2,007
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The point of life (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 23-06-2016 23 Jun 8:13 Replies: 143 Views: 9,337
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Do intrinsic inalienable negative rights exist and why? (Pgs: 1 2) 23-06-2016 23 Jun 4:28 Replies: 21 Views: 3,479
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So what happens when plants can feel? 23-06-2016 23 Jun 4:16 Replies: 5 Views: 3,535
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It's more probable life is meaningless than meaningful 23-06-2016 23 Jun 4:09 Replies: 5 Views: 3,742
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What is morality? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 23-06-2016 23 Jun 3:59 Replies: 74 Views: 2,524
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Do you despair at the meaninglessness of life? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 23-06-2016 23 Jun 3:54 Replies: 61 Views: 2,824
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Do you believe in the paranormal? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 23-06-2016 23 Jun 1:42 Replies: 63 Views: 4,088
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How old would you say you looked? 23-06-2016 23 Jun 0:15 Replies: 8 Views: 679
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you are a slave because you had no choice in the first place. 23-06-2016 22 Jun 23:53 Replies: 7 Views: 570
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Why All Knowledge is Pointless (Pgs: 1 2) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 22:16 Replies: 29 Views: 2,057
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So, existence is a dream and we're all living on different levels of wakefulness. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 21:40 Replies: 248 Views: 12,911
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Three questions about morality/evolution 22-06-2016 22 Jun 21:27 Replies: 6 Views: 3,365
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I have a higher IQ than you. Ask me anything. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 21:16 Replies: 91 Views: 6,111
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What came first the Chicken or the egg. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 20:58 Replies: 69 Views: 5,633
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Have you ever wondered... 22-06-2016 22 Jun 20:47 Replies: 15 Views: 3,874
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What is the point of existence? 22-06-2016 22 Jun 20:21 Replies: 18 Views: 3,361
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What Is The Point In Being Moral 22-06-2016 22 Jun 20:10 Replies: 5 Views: 3,333
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Can you jump in the same river twice? 22-06-2016 22 Jun 19:59 Replies: 12 Views: 5,059
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How do you know you real? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 19:51 Replies: 63 Views: 2,631
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Is it morally acceptable to send your child to a private school? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 17:57 Replies: 80 Views: 3,068
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If you could solve one problem in the world, what would it be? (Pgs: 1 2) 22-06-2016 22 Jun 1:26 Replies: 23 Views: 974
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DebateWomen are superior to men. (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 21-06-2016 21 Jun 20:45 Replies: 153 Views: 4,929
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There is no such thing as right and wrong. Morality is entirely fabricated. (Pgs: 1 2 3) 21-06-2016 21 Jun 5:01 Replies: 57 Views: 2,243
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Mars Hill revisited 19-06-2016 19 Jun 21:38 Replies: 0 Views: 122
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