Colin Powell’s Emails

This clip can be used to motivate a discussion about ethical decision making, and different standards at stake in a particular decision.

http://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2016/09/17/the-real-problem-with-powells-email-hack.cnn

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Is Trump Being Asked the Right Questions?

http://www.cnn.com/videos/tv/2016/07/03/is-trump-being-asked-the-right-questions.cnn

Transcript

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Necessary & Sufficient Conditions Example: “Tax Write Off”

What are the necessary conditions for qualifying an item of clothing as a tax write off? Or for qualifying a vacation trip as a tax write off? I.e., what three conditions are required in each case?

https://www.entrepreneur.com/video/281816

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/280781

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The Illusion of Free Will in RoboCop

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Conceptual Analysis: “Real Robbers”

Sent to me by a former student, Natali:

http://www.nairaland.com/1322371/real-robbers-kindly-read

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Trolley Humor

Sent to me by Jennifer, a student in my Spring 2016 Ethics class at CSCC.

trolley_problem_cartoon

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Premises, Assumptions, Conclusions

This brought to my attention by Madison, a student in one of my Ethics classes…

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Cultural Relativism & Female Genital Mutilation

Is Cultural Relativism a good standard for ethical decision making? See what you think after listening to this story.

http://www.theheartradio.org/solos/mariya

http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/586/who-do-we-think-we-are

Damage

 

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Who and/or what counts?

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Philosophy Truth or Dare

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