Only a rational code of ethics can tell us which science to follow to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
THINKING ABOUT THE PANDEMIC
Amid the havoc and upheaval brought on by the novel coronavirus outbreak, there’s much to cover. This page showcases our latest pandemic-related content.
The Toxic Ideas Behind the Quest for ‘Zero Covid’
In this episode of New Ideal Live, Ben Bayer and Dr. Amesh Adalja discuss the ethics of infectious disease and evaluate the continued push for stringent paternalistic measures to combat Covid, including the Chinese. . .
Many Vaccine Refusers Don’t Care about Their Self-Interest
A real concern for self-interest includes concern for one’s health, relationships, and the truth.
Health Care Workers’ Battle with ‘Moral Distress’
In this episode of New Ideal Live, Ben Bayer and Elan Journo discuss the philosophical ideas that worsen the “moral distress” currently plaguing doctors and nurses. Among the topics covered: How many health care workers. . .