Read: Peter Singer: â€œThe Singer Solution to World Povertyâ€, Peter Singer: â€œFamine Affluence and Moralityâ€, Ayn Rand: â€œThe Ethics of Emergenciesâ€
You love listening to music. Itâ€™s your true passion. You were naturally thrilled when the newest generation iphone came out. The phone promises (and early reviews have confirmed it succeeds) to reproduce sound at a quality indistinguishable from that of compact discs. You gladly shoved your older iphone in the drawer and shelled out $700 for the new machine. But when your father discovers the old iphone in the drawer he is puzzled: â€œdid you really have to upgrade? Isnâ€™t there something better to do with all that money?â€
How would Peter Singer respond to his question?
How would Ayn Rand respond?
What would you say to all three of them?
Please use at least 4 quotes from (each) the Singer and Rand readings.
Papers should run no longer than 5 pages.