The Assignment: Are there any circumstances under which you have obligations to strangers in need? If so, explain what these obligations are, why you have them (give arguments) and whether or not you’re living up to them in your own life. If you have no such obligations, explain why not.
Papers should demonstrate a thorough awareness of the topic as well as the ability to engage in philosophical reasoning.
Outside research is not necessary, and in fact you are strongly encouraged to write this paper with nothing but the course materials and your brain in hand, but if you do use external sources you must provide complete citations.