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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, Feb 1, 2013 - 1:00 AM    "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" The carnage of My Lai raises the issue of confidentiality between the soldier, his religious confessor, and military justice. Generals debate the clash between military tribunals and the right of confidentiality with Chaplain Timothy Tatum of the U.S. Army War College, the Reverend J. Bryan Hehir of the U.S. Catholic Conference, and others. G

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Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Feb 8, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Feb 15, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Feb 15, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jun 7, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Do Unto Others" (LEARN/CREATE)

Friday, Jun 7, 2013 - 1:00 PM "Do Unto Others" (LEARN/CREATE)

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