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Sexism, racism… how should we judge the past?

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Philosopher and BBC journalist David Edmonds asks whether it's fair to apply modern standards of morality to the past.
Published on 14 January 2019
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A question of ethics
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From judging past grievances, to determining how we treat the terminally ill, ethics are central to so many aspects of our lives.