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Ethics In America

This series uses the Socratic method to build analytical skills and examine ethical questions. The programs aim to sharpen moral reasoning without favoring a particular position by exploring ethical dilemmas in legal, political, medical, corporate, and military arenas. Panelists include Antonin Scalia, Faye Wattleton, and Peter Jennings.

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Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 - 1:00 AM    "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part I)" How do we wage war when the enemy dresses as civilians and children throw bombs? Generals William Westmoreland, David Jones, and Brent Scowcroft, correspondents Peter Jennings and Mike Wallace, and others question the duty to follow orders and a commander's obligation to protect soldiers. G

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Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part I)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 - 1:00 PM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part I)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, Apr 27, 2017 - 1:00 PM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 1:00 PM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 1:00 PM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 1:00 AM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 1:00 PM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

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