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What is antiracism and why should we consider it one of the virtues, like courage or honesty? Getting Ethics to Work’s resident ethicist Andy Cullison and producer Kate Berry explore the ways in which antiracism--as defined by scholars like Angela Davis and Ibrham Kendi--is a virtue.
PRINDLE POSTApr 19, 2021
What public health role does might the media have an obligation to play in the midst of a pandemic?read this
EXAMINING ETHICSMAR 31, 2021
Many of us have vaccines on the brain recently–whether because we’ve just received a shot, or because we are trying to access one. Who gets vaccinated and when they get their doses is a decision largely in the hands of state public health officials. Many states use age as the primary factor in determining who gets priority. On this episode of Examining Ethics, Dr. Govind Persad–an expert in bioethics and health care law–argues that legislators should think through more equitable options for distributing vaccines.LISTEN TO THIS
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