Philosophy professor Dr. Janet D. Stemwedel joins us for a discussion on the ethics of the Prime Directive. From cultural observation to natural disasters to internal politics, we take a look at how our various Starfleet crews navigate good ole General Order One.
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Hosts: Sue and Jarrah
Guest: Dr. Janet D. Stemwedel – @docfreeride
- The Philosophy Of Star Trek: Is The Prime Directive Ethical? by Dr. Janet D. Stemwedel (Forbes)
- Why the Prime Directive Might Actually Be a Terrible Rule (YouTube: Steve Shives)
- Why The Prime Directive is UNETHICAL: Star Trek and Philosophy (YouTube: Fancy Teeth)