Brian Bird is a James and Daria Barry Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University.
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Government walking a constitutional tightrope as restrictions on peaceful assembly stretch on
Restrictions on places of worship are an example of the tricky balancing act of weighing public safety against personal freedoms, write Kristopher Kinsinger and Brian Bird.
Physicians in Canada should be moral actors, not robotic bureaucrats
Some might defend obligatory referrals because, in their view, the essence of a doctor's role is to provide health care as the state defines it. Yet the substance of health care – the human body, life and death – necessitates room for moral reflection.