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Leo Igwe

Leo Igwe was the Western and Southern African representative to IHEU, the International Humanist and Ethical Union. He has bravely worked to end a variety of human rights violations, including anti-gay hate, sorcery, witchcraft, ritual killing, human sacrifice, “untouchability”, caste discrimination, “child witch” superstition, and anti-blasphemy laws. He is presently enrolled in a three year research programme on “Witchcraft accusations in Africa” at the University of Bayreuth, in Germany.




Blog

Books
Automation and Utopia: Human Flourishing in a World Without Work by John Danaher (2019)

Artificial You: AI and the Future of Your Mind by Susan Schneider (2019)

Pourquoi le transhumanisme? by Alexandre Technoprog (2018)

Still Think Robots Can’t Do Your Job?: Essays on Automation and Technological Unemployment by Riccardo Campa (2018)

Longevity Promotion: Multidisciplinary Perspectives by Illia Stambler (2017)

Articles
"Short story: The Frankenstein Society"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Aug 8, 2020)

"Short story: Saints of the Scorched Earth"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Aug 1, 2020)

"Réparation vs augmentation/amélioration"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 31, 2020)

"Short story: The Sum of All Secrets"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Jul 27, 2020)

"Vieillissement : La grenouille, la cigale et la fourmi"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 27, 2020)

"Un avenir proche et lumineux d’un remède contre le covid-19 à un remède contre le vieillissement"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 24, 2020)

"La crise du Covid-19 renforce la perspective transhumaniste"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 17, 2020)

"Les mondes virtuels l’avenir du travail après le confinement ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jul 10, 2020)

"Here’s How We Can Make AI for Tracking Covid Safer"   Ethical Technology  (Jul 9, 2020)

"Transhumanisme en Biélorussie"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jun 22, 2020)

"The ethical nonsense (and plutocratic convenience) of AI rights"   blog.rinesi.com  (Jun 19, 2020)

"Le transhumanisme en Suède – historique, situation présente et futur incertain"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jun 15, 2020)

"Short story: Dream Job"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Jun 13, 2020)

"Qui sait qu’il existe une recherche potentiellement fructueuse sur le rajeunissement ?"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jun 8, 2020)

"Kneeling is NOT Disrespecting the Flag"   Ethical Technologies  (Jun 7, 2020)

"Short story: The Recursive Grammar of Progress"   Adversarial Metanoia  (Jun 6, 2020)

"Technoprogressisme : À propos de prétendues contradictions internes et de l’idéologie capitaliste"   Association Francaise Transhumaniste - Technoprog  (Jun 1, 2020)

"Short story: Frankenstein’s Angel"   Adversarial Metanoia  (May 31, 2020)

"Short story: Don’t Share"   Adversarial Metanoia  (May 24, 2020)

"Short story: The Leadership Advantage"   Adversarial Metanoia  (May 18, 2020)

Upcoming Appearances
CFP: Special Issue on: Engineering Ethics: Bridging the Theory-Practice Gap ( - Apr 27, 2020)

Recent Multimedia
Stefan Lorenz Sorgner: When choosing between health and privacy, we should go for freedom   2020-04-08

#57 - Sorgner on Nietzschean Transhumanism   2019-04-28

#56 - Turner on Rules for Robots   2019-04-21

#55 - Baum on the Long-Term Future of Human Civilisation   2019-04-14

Episode #54 - Sebo on the Moral Problem of Other Minds   2019-04-04

News
IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello Publishes Paper on Meaningful Human Control of Smart Home Systems (Jul 24, 2020)

IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello assumes role as co-Editor of the International Journal of Technoethics (Jul 07, 2020)

New Updates on IEET Fellow Stefan Sorgner (Jul 06, 2020)

IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello Co-Authors New Paper Industry 5.0 and Human Values (Jun 18, 2020)

Livestream event on Steve Fuller’s Nietzschean Meditations (Jun 17, 2020)

Past Appearances
CFP: Special Issue on: Engineering Ethics: Bridging the Theory-Practice Gap ( - Apr 27, 2020)

Call for Papers—American Academy of Religion Human Enhancement and Transhumanism Unit ( - Nov 23, 2019)

Art Biennale in Venice ( - Oct 20, 2019)

11th Beyond Humanism Conference ( - Jul 09, 2019)

9th International Colloquium on the Philosophy of Technology (Buenos Aires, Argentina. - Nov 20, 2018)