Vol. III, No. 1 January 1997

The sun is but a morning star. There is more day to dawn.--Henry David Thoreau

Happy New Year from The Ethical Spectacle.

Are We a Nation? , by Jonathan Wallace

No, And Its a Good Thing, Too, by Bob Wilson

Yes, We Are Still a Nation by Steve Ussery

Is There Such a Thing as "An American"? by Seth Finkelstein

Are We a Nation? We Are Devo by Jon Lebkowsky


Politics as usual

Patricia Nell Warren's News You Didn't See on TV:
Marriage: The Ultimate Perk

Media Beat: Norman Solomon on The Media's Contra/Drug Snow Job

Net Freedoms

Jonathan Wallace is a Plaintiff in the ACLU's Georgia Anonymity Case

by Jonathan Wallace and Mark Mangan

"Required reading for anyone interested in free speech in modern society."
New York Times Book Review


Mumia Abu-Jamal, On Death Row After an Unfair Trial

Permanent exhibits

An Auschwitz Alphabet

The Free Speech Museum

Letters to the Ethical Spectacle

Index of Past Issues

Other Ethical, Political and Legal Web Sites

About Jonathan Wallace and The Ethical Spectacle

Write for the Spectacle! Articles on any ethical, political or legal topic will be considered, whether or not I agree with the opinions expressed.

Coming next month: Compassion. March: Moral Uses of the Web. April: Capitalism. May: Freedom of Speech. June: War. July: Lawyers.

"Noticing that no-one held the values I defended,I decided to make a spectacle of myself."--Richard Foreman

Copyright Jonathan Wallace 1996 except as otherwise indicated

Artist: Laurie Caro; all art copyright Laurie Caro 1996 except as otherwise indicated

Email: jw@bway.net