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Gray areas in life require philosophers

In this case, to determine whether in the case of oil companies in Alaska the ends justify the means. In the Anchorage Daily News.

My cousin Joe was wrong. His son’s profession is greatly needed in today’s world as we try to work our way through questions like this. Of course, his son will never make a lot of money. But philosophers find their reward is usually not monetary. It’s the ultimate effect they have on history. Which, as my cousin Joe will all too willingly point out, does not buy groceries.

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