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Everyday Ethics

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How to cover the Freeh Report on Penn State, child sexual abuse

Louis Freeh’s powerful condemnation of Penn State officials is bound to set off a barrage of equally powerful reactions among those who live with the scars of childhood sex abuse. And there are a lot of people who live with those scars. One in four girls and one in six boys are sexually assaulted by the time they … Read More
NEWS

What's wrong with Jonah Lehrer plagiarizing himself (at least 13 times)

Here’s why Jonah Lehrer was wrong to recycle his words and ideas in at least 13 instances uncovered by three different people (make that four) and then by The New Yorker, which is adding Editor's Notes to stories with duplication, including the ones listed below: This June 13, 2012 New Yorker story shares language with … Read More
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