CCEPA presents The Seven Deadly Sins, a seven-part series exploring the personal and collective consequences of our thoughts and actions as we continue to grapple with age old temptations. More in this Series.
Part Six: Wrath
Moral Grandstanding and Self-Righteous Anger
7pm, April 26, 2018
Halifax Central Library
Dr. Justin Tosi
Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics, Georgetown University
In Wrath we will talk about why everyone seems so angry all the time. Presenters will help us understand the rise of intolerance, the disappearance of the middle ground in social and political dialogue, moral grandstanding and the emergence of the outrage industry on-line and in the media.
Watch the Trailer
Justin Tosi and Brandon Warmke (2017) “Moral grandstanding: there’s a lot of it about, all of it bad,” Aeon.
Dr. Justin Tosi’s Acedemic Works