Homicidal ethics – on the use of trolley thought experiments and other such nonsense in health care ethics

There are five people standing on the train track. A train runs uncontrollably towards them. You can save these people. All you have to do is to pull the lever that directs the train to another track. Here’s the twist: there’s someone standing on the other track too. This person is morbidly overweight and a … More Homicidal ethics – on the use of trolley thought experiments and other such nonsense in health care ethics