All posts tagged ethics

Republican party admits that they told Americans that Kerry will ban the bible – unbelievable but true

Thanks to Fred Wilson for pointing out this NYT article that documents the direct mail campaign that the Republicans used in Arkansas and West Virginia – traditionally religious states. QUOTE mailings include images of the Bible labeled “banned” and of a gay marriage proposal labeled “allowed.” A mailing to Arkansas residents warns: “This will be […] Read More⇒

I’ve Been Hired!

I believe that Vancouver can become a global center for technology excellence. Because of that, my goal is to do everything I can to contribute to that community, including learning how to build technology companies, developing our technology community, and working with the greater non-tech community to ensure that the entire fabric of the community […] Read More⇒

Amnesty International issues damning results of racial profiling study in the U.S. – 1 in 9 Americans have been harassed by racial profiling; 1 in 3 are at high risk for these abuses.

I highly recommend reading this open letter from Curt Goering, Senior Deputy Executive Director of Amnesty International, on the results of their first ever racial profiling report on the U.S. Mr. Goering powerfully states that the results of racial profiling are not helping and indeed are hindering the war on terrorism, and that like so […] Read More⇒