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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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Friday, Jul 12, 2013 - 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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Friday, Jul 12, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part I)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jul 19, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jul 19, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 2, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 2, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 9, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Aug 9, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

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