Nominations for “Ethics Train Wreck Of The Year”
This one is self-explanatory, I think. Don’t automatically default to the obvious choice.
(Still rolling and still being used illicitly to exert gender-based power while undermining civil rights.
(which encompasses “the resistance,” the “Get Trump” campaign by the news media, and the ongoing effort to concoct a justification for impeachment)
(The Parkland shooting aftermath was nothing but a resuscitated and refueled version, with different demagogues, and the same lies)
(Statues are still falling, universities are still purging their histories, and “The Sound of Music” can’t mention Nazis…)
(An offshoot of the Harvey Weinstein express, and perhaps the canary dying in the mine…)
(So long-running and constant that I forgot to call it one, with the “Think of the Children! caboose.)
The Big Tech Social Media Ethics Train Wreck, which has pulled out of the station, will have to wait a few months before we can assess it…