Randy Cohen

Global Politics

Are Layoffs Immoral?

From Wall Street to Main Street, mass layoffs are no longer unusual. But does that make them ethical? New York Times Magazine's Randy Cohen doesn't think so: companies have a moral obligation to think about the people and communities who are harmed.

Global Politics

The Ethics of Elizabeth Edwards

Elizabeth Edward's latest round of interviews about her husband's affair has gotten our friend Randy Cohen thinking: Is she wrong to put her family through this again, just to promote her book? Randy Cohen is a columnist for The New York Times Magazine.

Global Politics

The Ethics of Elizabeth Edwards

Elizabeth Edward's latest round of interviews about her husband's affair has gotten our friend Randy Cohen thinking: Is she wrong to put her family through this again, just to promote her book? Randy Cohen is a columnist for The New York Times Magazine.

Global Politics

Are Layoffs Immoral?

From Wall Street to Main Street, mass layoffs are no longer unusual. But does that make them ethical? New York Times Magazine's Randy Cohen doesn't think so: companies have a moral obligation to think about the people and communities who are harmed.