Not Quite The Last Word

It's not quite the last word in my Ethics, Analytics and the Duty of Care course, but it's the beginning ...
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Our Leaders and the New Morality

Today we were witness in Canada to the sight of government and church leaders half-apologizing or non-apologizing for the mass ...
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Cancelled

Their accusations are their confessions. Remember that. It's how we need to consider the many and varied arguments we hear ...
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Macroeconomics

Tyler Cowan offers what he calls are the "the four basic truths of macroeconomics" in a recent column in Bloomberg ...
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Paying for News

I'm writing to oppose the recent call by Canadian newspapers to require by law that companies like Google and Facebook ...
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Rod Phillips's Web of Deception. Huffington Post.

The Snowbird

Ontario finance minister Rod Phillips should resign, but he probably won't, and he won't be asked to. In Canada we ...
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The Greenbelts

It's getting harder and harder to follow issues like this with most of the news media retreating behind paywalls or ...
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A Clean-Energy Hatchet Job

Re: Quebec Ink: As Hydro-Qu├ębec expands into cleantech, entrepreneurs cry foulhttps://thelogic.co/news/quebec-ink/quebec-ink-as-hydro-quebec-expands-into-cleantech-entrepreneurs-cry-foul/ This is a hatchet job, with no pretense of ...
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On Justice and Open Debate

I support free and open debate. I support what the authors of A Letter call "good-faith disagreement without dire professional ...
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The Logic

I think there should be some way to respond to stories in the Logic. Today's drone story is a case ...
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