This activity is a treatment of some of the issues thrown up by a thought experiment
called 'The Trolley Problem', which was first outlined by the philosopher
Philippa Foot, and then developed by Judith Jarvis Thomson and others. But before
we start properly, we need to ask you four preliminary questions so we get a sense
of the way that you think about morality. There are no right or wrong answers. Just
select the option that most corresponds to your view.
Question 1: Torture, as a matter of principle, is always morally wrong.
Really Deep Thought