Monthly Archives: October 2010

Legal and Moral Clarity

An interesting statement in a recent post in The Scientist on human embryonic stem cell (“ESC”) rules in the USA: “Other countries have laws that provide researchers with legal and moral clarity.” The assumption that laws can provide any kind … Continue reading

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Green Dreams

An environmentalist featuring blowing up insufficiently green people shows the Greens’ true colours. Continue reading

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Smokin’

The recent controversy over tobacco company funding of ads against the Australian government’s laws for plain packaging is far more a scandal of government bullying than anything else. We take a closer look at the figures – and the morality. Continue reading

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