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Is Google Duplex unethical if it doesn’t specifically identify itself as a non-human?

The recent Google Duplex demo caused a firestorm of criticism online. One of the things that I kept hearing was that it was an unethical deception for an AI system to present itself as a human caller....
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Is it immoral to kill a philosophical zombie?

Is unplugging a robot from power the same as killing a person? As the commenters said this does not quite work because robots can be plugged back in. So let's replace robots with philosophical zombies,...
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Why aren't always defeated rights, legal rights?

Source: Benatar, David. Better Never to Have Been (2008 1 edn). pp. 104-105.   It is widely thought that these considerations are sufficient to justify a legal right to have children. However, ...