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Eric Fair reading and discussion of "Consequences, a Memoir"

Fair, a Bethlehem native and resident, did a reading and discussion from his book “Consequences, a Memoir,” which chronicles Eric's role as a contract interrogator for the U.S.…

From  Center for Ethics on October 26th, 2016 83 plays 0  

Ethics, Politics and the Quest for Justice at Guantanamo: Reflections of a Gitmo Defense Lawyer

David J. Frakt is a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps Reserve and an independent legal scholar, writer and commentator. Lt> Col. Frakt is a highly…

From  Center for Ethics on September 28th, 2016 95 plays 0  

Victor Pickard lecture, “Media Democracy in an Age of Corporate Libertarianism”

The American media system is exceptional in many ways. It is a largely commercial system that is offset by weak public alternatives, it is lightly regulated and in many sectors and it is dominated by…

From  Center for Ethics on March 17th, 2016 54 plays 0  

Paul Offit lecture, “The Strange Case of Vaccine Exemptions”

Offit is the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and Professor of Vaccinology and Pediatrics at Penn. He has written books on the…

From  Center for Ethics on March 3rd, 2016 131 plays 0  

Wendell Potter lecture

Potter spent 20 years in corporate PR, and before retiring was the former head of corporate communications for Cigna. Since leaving this job he has become a vocal critic of the health care industry…

From  Center for Ethics on February 23rd, 2016 29 plays 0  

Robert Epstein Lecture, "The New Mind Control"

Epstein is Senior Research Psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology and a contributing editor for Scientific American Mind

From  Center for Ethics on February 5th, 2016 395 plays 0  

Michael Cholbi Lecture, "Libertatian Paternalism: Manipulation without Coercion?"

Cholbi is Professor of Philosophy at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He is an author and editor, and is the founder of the International Association for the Philosophy of Death and…

From  Center for Ethics on January 29th, 2016 184 plays 0