--- ## What we owe the public, and our sources Today's class is about right and wrong. Some people try to make ethics complicated. And it is. It's often the case that multiple "goods" are competing with each other. --- But ethics is also dead simple: always do the right thing as **a journalist**. --- # Today's takeaways * Summarize the tenets of the journalists creed * Identify some basic notions of the following "ethical models" applicable to journalists * Wilbur Ross (duties) * Immanuel Kant, Plato (moral imperatives) * John Stuart Mill (utilitarianism) * Aristotle (ethical) --- # Remember ## You are what you repeatedly do. --- # Wilbur Ross's duties ### Perfect vs. Imperfect --- Test --- # Is Griffin Sinclair right?