Society

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On Judicial Philosophy: A Reflection on Judge Jackson’s Hearing

At some point one's philosophy and one's methodology must come apart.
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The Ethics of Reproducing Trauma in Celebrity Biopics

Whose interests should matter most in bringing big moments to the big screen?
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Considered Position: Thinking Through Sanctions – Our Own Obligations

What responsibilities might individuals have to support these punitive economic measures?
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Considered Position: Thinking Through Sanctions – The Ethics of Targeting Civilians

Can the consequences suffered by innocent bystanders be deemed unintended and thus permissible?
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Considered Position: Thinking Through Sanctions – Do Sanctions Work?

Assessing the effectiveness of sanctions requires forward-looking metrics. They operate as a deterrent; more for show than for use.
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Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” Bill and Parental Rights

Recent legislation asks us to reconsider who public education is meant to serve.
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Restrictive Legislation Prevents Liberation

School provides an unique opportunity to gain the perspective to choose who one is and wants to be.
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The Hidden Ethics of Inflation

It's high time we probed this economic catch-all and had a public discussion about the who's and why's of it all.
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The Freedom Convoy and the Ethics of Civil Disobedience

At what point might civil disobedience cross the line into something else?
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When Should You Boycott?

What considerations should inform one's withdrawal of economic support?