morality

Quick Hit – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez On Morality, Facts and How She Wants To Be Judged By You

On 60 Minutes, Dem Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez told Anderson Cooper that more important than getting the facts right on policy, is that the policy is “morally correct.”

Tony Katz explains how Cortez has opened herself up to an entirely new line of questioning. “Rep. Cortez has done a great job of avoiding criticism and making those who attack her look bad.” says Tony. “But now, she’s let all that go. She doesn’t care about facts, which is exactly the argument progressives make about President Trump. And she has asked people to question whether, morally, her Socialist policies have value; people get to question her morality. I don’t think she realizes what she’s done here.”

QUICK HIT – Is Apple CEO Tim Cook Suggesting Censorship Is Moral?

Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, say that platforms should not allow voice to certain types of speech. He proudly discusses those people and organizations that iTunes will not allow.

Tony Katz discusses what this means, and whether Cook can claim a moral high ground while regulating platforms to decide what is acceptable and what is not? “Censorship is never moral,” say Tony.