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Old 11-27-07, 12:05 PM   #1
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Ethics of Urban Transportation

NY Times Ethicist Randy Cohen weighs in on the ethics of urban transportation

Randy Cohen, who spends most of his day analyzing right and wrong as the New York Times Magazine’s acclaimed “Ethicist,” turns out to be one of New York City’s most captivating and articulate voices for Livable Streets.

Interview produced by Streetfilms in association with The Open Planning Project


http://www.streetfilms.org/archives/...tation-ethics/
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Old 11-27-07, 01:44 PM   #2
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Enjoyed the interview, thanks for the link!
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thanks for watching, and tell a friend!
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That video is brilliant. I really like how they frame the discussion.

Thank you for sharing the link.
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NY Times Ethicist Randy Cohen weighs in on the ethics of urban transportation

Randy Cohen, who spends most of his day analyzing right and wrong as the New York Times Magazine’s acclaimed “Ethicist,” turns out to be one of New York City’s most captivating and articulate voices for Livable Streets.
I just saw this short film and thought it was just great; deserving of a bump!

http://www.streetfilms.org/archives/...tation-ethics/
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Very interesting, thanks!
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I liked his point about why we think it's OK to give such large amounts of public space to private citizens for storing their private property (i.e. free parking on the street).
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