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Do immigrants help or hurt America? Closed borders cut off the world's best and brightest, while open borders may invite the world's desperate, cri...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
Caption: UN Goldstone's ''Kangaroo Court'' Report -- on Gaza, Credit: SLG
Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren's Spontaneous Responses to the UN Kangaroo Court Findings of alleged ''War Crimes'' in Gaza

  • Added: Sep 16, 2009
  • Length: 04:39
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What is true for the individual may not be true for the group, the state, or the international system, and vice versa. Does this suggest that ethic...

  • Added: Sep 09, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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How can we resolve the financial melt-down and prevent another? Solutions focus on free markets, regulation, or rewards. Perhaps we should balance ...

  • Added: Sep 09, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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What criteria do you emphasize when deciding "How is my country doing?" Are you proud of how your country compares with the world?

  • Added: Sep 09, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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Should we observe Morgenthau's principles--avoid the crusading spirit and heed others' perspectives--or is promoting democracy and taking a forcefu...

  • Added: Sep 09, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
Caption: Montana Supreme Court, Credit: Emilie Ritter
The Montana Supreme Court will weigh in on physician assisted suicide.

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  • Added: Sep 02, 2009
  • Length: 03:59
  • Purchases: 1
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What does the financial crisis imply? Should we liberalize trade on agriculture and services? Or should we protect domestic producers?

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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Can intelligent robot soldiers be designed to be more ethical in battle than human soldiers? Would you prefer a robot or a human deciding about the...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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Will our responses to the financial crisis be constructive, or will panic cloud our judgments?

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:38
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Will people associate U.S. power with "global misery" or with the opportunity and pluralism that Obama's victory represents?

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:38
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Are ethics primary questions that precede and surround practical leadership? Are these daily questions that inform each political decision?

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:38
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How will President Obama deal with the hopes and fears of people abroad? Will his priority be the interests of the United States or will the welfar...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:28
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Organized labor is throwing its great political strength into the drive for a reformed health care system.

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 02:59
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We enter a slippery ethical slope when we begin to make distinctions between victims. When can an individual's rights be set aside?

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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Is fast food an ethical as well as a dietary issue? Yes, says the slow-food movement whose motto is: good, clean, fair food. Let's look at this cla...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
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Should the opinion of the world be important in American elections? This is a crucial question in applied ethics as we choose a President.

  • Added: Aug 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
Caption: U.S. Marines from the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, 1st Battalion 5th Marines in Afghanistan's Helmand province., Credit: Photo courtesy of the Associated Press.
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Added: Aug 14, 2009
  • Length: 28:56
Caption: Marijuana Is Safer
An interview with Paul Armentano on his new book Marijuana Is Safer: So Why Are We driving People to Drink?

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Aug 12, 2009
  • Length: 29:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Julia Kennedy interviews Joe Cahalan, President of the Xerox Foundation about Xerox and its commitment to being a good corporate citizen.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 27:31
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Julia Kennedy interviews Hans Decker on the big ideas of business’ role in global society.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 27:30
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Julia Kennedy interviews Sarah Greenberg on the social and environmental risks that companies sometimes take – and how they affect investors.

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  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 27:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Julia Kennedy interviews Bob Harrison, CEO of the Clinton Global Initiative about its vision for solving the world’s greatest challenges.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 27:30
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Julia Kennedy interviews Richard Kauffman on sustainability.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 27:30
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Julia Kennedy interviews Alice Korngold on her work connecting corporate executives with non-profit boards.

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 07, 2009
  • Length: 27:30
  • Purchases: 1