David Benatar

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South African philosopher

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According to Wikipedia, David Benatar is a South African philosopher, academic and author. He is best known for his advocacy of antinatalism in his book Better Never to Have Been: The Harm of Coming into Existence, in which he argues that coming into existence is a serious harm, regardless of the feelings of the existing being once brought into existence, and that, as a consequence, it is always morally wrong to create more sentient beings.

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David Benatar's Published Works

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David Benatar is most known for their academic work in the field of philosophy. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and education.

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