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  1. David Robert, Are You a Morally Consistent Non-Vegan?
    In this paper, I argue, with the help of a thought experiment, that some people may be acting in a morally inconsistent manner when they partake in the killing of other sentient animals purely in order to experience the pleasures of a voluntary non-vegan lifestyle, or when they encourage certain forms of animal farming which lead to premature animals deaths on the grounds that these farming practices allow countless conscious animals, who would not have otherwise existed, to experience a somewhat (...)
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  2. David Robert, An Argument for the Existence of a Personal First Cause in a Beginningless Universe.
    I argue in this paper that if the universe does not have a beginning, then it has a first event and this event was brought about by an uncaused and beginningless libertarian, non-physical mind.
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  3. David Robert, A New Broadly Pascalian Decision-Making Rule.
    In response to the many gods objection (MGO) to Pascal’s wager, George Schlesinger (1988; 1994) has argued that when the expected utility of various alternative actions or courses of action is the same (i.e. infinite), one has a prudential reason to take the action or course of action which one believes will most likely secure the payoff. So, according to Schlesinger, if one believes that one is more likely to receive eternal life (in paradise) by choosing or striving to believe (...)
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