Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Robots in Today's World

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2006 at 12:06 p.m.

Do you think of robots as helpful or scary? We look at the latest advances in robotics, and why Americans and Japanese appear to have such different cultural attitudes toward robots.

Maryland Prison Violence

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2006 at 1:06 p.m.

Life behind Maryland's prison walls has taken a starkly violent turn this year, with increasing attacks on prisoners and corrections officers. We look at the problems plaguing the prisons and what's being done at the political level to...

Philosophy of Democracy

Tuesday, Sep 26, 2006 at 1:32 p.m.

Do you believe all human life is intrinsically valuable? And that each of us has an inalienable personal responsibility to identify and realize value in our own life? If yes, then one preeminent political philosopher says we can eliminate...

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