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Is it ethical to stockpile groceries during the coronavirus crisis? Show more Show less

All around the world we are seeing images of emptied supermarket shelves as people prepare for lockdowns. Is it ethical to ensure you have enough supplies for your family without regards to others? Or is it unethical not to think of other (potentially more disadvantaged) people's needs?

Yes, it is ethical to stockpile groceries Show more Show less

At the end of the day, you have a right to protect yourself and your family. You do not owe it to other people to ensure their needs are met too.
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Survival is a basic human need

No one can blame you for going into survival mode during times of crisis.
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