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DiabloViejo
08-14-2012, 09:32 PM
<span style='font-size: 14pt'>The Veil of Opulence</span>
by Benjamin Hale

http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/08/12/the-veil-of-opulence/

The two competing doctrines of fairness are both compelling, but only one offers the moral clarity needed to guide policy.

Benjamin Hale is an assistant professor of philosophy and environmental studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and a co-editor of the journal Ethics, Policy & Environment.

cushioncrawler
08-15-2012, 01:13 AM
Unfortunately there are 2 big holes in that article.

HOLE 1.
Peeple shood giv first priority to the environment. Not mentioned.

HOLE 2.
Peeple shood giv first priority to the future, ie to peeple not yet born. Not mentioned.
mac.