Obama's Bioethics Commission
Posted in Bioethics by Ken Thomas
The new Chair
is Amy Gutmann, president of the University of Pennsylvania and liberal political theorist. I doubt she'll reappoint either past commission member and her former colleague Robert George of Princeton or our NLT contributor Peter Lawler. I can't imagine any of the diversity past Chairman Leon Kass sought.
8:45 AM / November 25, 2009
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On FreeRepublic.com, this would be known as a "Barf Alert." Neither civil nor academic, it does have the virtue of saving time.
Yes, that is succinct and effective communication: apt, too.
And, since there isn't much time left, at all, it is best to be punchy and say it like it is.