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Our Stand against Misogyny and Violent Threats against Women

Oct 23, 2014 by Matthew J. Brown

As Director of the Center for Values in Medicine, Science, and Technology and an affiliated faculty member of the Arts & Technology program at the University of Texas at Dallas, I feel I must speak out about recent events in the technology industry and its surrounding culture, especially in the area of video game design […]   Read more

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The ethics of using unethical research

May 13, 2014 by Matthew J. Brown

(Part II of Fergal’s series on citing Nazi and other unethical research. Continued from Part I.)  Initially I thought that the ethical question of whether it is acceptable to cite or use Nazi research data would be enough. However as I researched this topic and read more about the ethics of using data from previous […]   Read more

Twitter’s Racial Diversity: The Role of Black Twitter (continued)

May 13, 2014 by csj120030

(Continued from here.) It is natural for like-minded people to want to come together to discuss issues of common interest. The internet has made it much easier for us to form communities with people who we would not ordinarily have access to. Previously, we were able to meet and discuss issues with people in our […]   Read more

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