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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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Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 - 11:00 PM    "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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Saturday, Apr 14, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 15, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Under Orders, Under Fire (Part II)" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Apr 21, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 22, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Truth On Trial" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Apr 28, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Apr 29, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Human Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 6, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Politics, Privacy, and the Press" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jun 30, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Do Unto Others" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jul 1, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Do Unto Others" (LEARN/CREATE)

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