The Book Mike Huemer Should Write
By Bryan Caplan
Here’s a note I just sent Mike Huemer:
Your latest essay is so wonderful that it gives me an idea: You should
write a book on applied ethics, with the immigration essay and the gun
control essay as models. Instead of the usual litany of silly trolley
problems, how about a book that tackles and answers a dozen major
If Huemer writes this book, what moral issues should he cover? Good topics should be easy to answer with Huemer’s trademark common sense and common decency, but controversial with the general public. Your suggestions?