Is Getting Married Like Being a Racist? (For Faris)
Its old news now that the California Surpreme Court has ruled that same sex couples can get married there. My colleague, Michael Faris has some original thoughts on that legal development.
I was recently introduced to this series, The Pinky Show, on YouTube by some students in my Ethnic Studies course. Through the use of animated cats, the creators explore social justice issues in a very sophisticated way (including illegal immigration, globalization, nuclear policy, and war).
But this episode is interesting from an ethics standpoint:
As long as marriage is an exclusionary institution, are married individuals morally culpable for participating in an unethical practice?