*Bonus* Robot Rights


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By Daniel J. Glenn. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

If it turns out that robots do become both independently intelligent and ubiquitous, they may want the same rights as humans. This is not without precedent, as certain rivers and even corporations have legal standings as people. What would this mean for robot kind? Could they be held responsible for harm dealt to a human? Listen as David Gunkel and I discuss this intriguing topic.

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