The complicated ethics of self-driving cars



Sign up for the THINK newsletterYou have been successfully added to our newsletter.Get fresh opinions, sharp analyses and powerful essays delivered to your inbox.thinkOn March 19, a driverless car operated by Uber caused what is believed to be the first pedestrian death involving self-driving cars. Who’s at fault is still yet to be determined, but as driverless technology becomes more common, it’s sure to bring with it a host of ethical questions. University of South Carolina Law Professor Bryant Walker Smith addresses those questions in a THINK op-ed.ThinkThe complicated ethics of self-driving carsThe Utah high school teens who launched an underground student newspaperSchool walk-out: Parkland students want to start a revolution. Will it work?There’s no TV show more American than American IdolCan the ATF regulate bump stocks or is that a job for Congress?’Three Billboards’ has a totally unnecessary race problemBest of THINKPlay AllBest of THINKthinkthinkthinkthinkthinkthink