A British philosopher who promotes the idea that there exists a strong ethical imperative for humans to work towards the abolition of suffering in all sentient beings. His book-length internet manifesto - The Hedonistic Imperative - details how he believes the abolition of suffering can be accomplished through "paradise engineering". A transhumanist and a vegan, Pearce also calls for the elimination of cruelty to animals.
-who is David Pearce?

-oh, that's pretty much the most important person in the history of the observable universe.

-oh, ok.
by singularity123 December 15, 2010

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