Discussion 2 – What would you do in each case? Why? Is there a right or wrong answer? Why? Why would most people not do the utilitarian option in the second case?
If would you pull it the train will be diverted onto another track where there is only one person” (eText p.36). Do you think that this type of moral choice between the lesser of evils as in this Trolley Problem is realistic to what we might face in our everyday lives or places of employment? Do you think there is such a thing as a moral duty to choose between the lesser of evils? Why or why not? Can you give an example to support your point?