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Unformatted text preview: the offer. The worry about negative responsibility-it should be acknowledged that there are some clear cases where NR is right o ex: refraining from feeding your child But in cases of George, it seems strained to hold them morally responsible for what some1 else intentionally decides to do. Friends and family:-Utilitarianism counts evry moral agent the same. Nobody, recall, is a moral snowflake, and your actions pass the moral test insofar as they promote the general happiness-So, if you devote more resources to your friends and family than you do to the general welfare, you are doing something immoral...
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- Winter '08