Maybe the ends hoped for are true and good, while the means are good too.Or, the ends hoped for are true and good, while the means are rotten.The grades in the class were greatly determined by how well each team’s businesses made out in the simulation.
A Red Team to end the climate wars: fun but likely to fail. It’s an exciting promise of an easy solution to the public policy gridlock.
Summary: Team Trump has proposed a Red Team project to resolve the climate debates.
This made the experience more powerful for everyone involved, they asserted.
What happens is that when someone might have an ends that they think is noble, they can become corrupted in the pursuit of that noble end.
As you can imagine, the students were fiercely competing as they played the simulation.
Members of each team typically pledged with their fellow team members that they would not speak to anyone else about their team strategy, for fear that it might get leaked to one of the other teams.
It’s all okay, as long as the noble ends, in this case getting and expunging the dastardly criminals that have kidnapped his daughter and saving his daughter, remains the focus.
is so horrible and possibly would continue on his horrific crime spree, so getting him killed is worth it, when you balance out the lives lost while trying to get him versus the grand total number of lives he might have injured or killed had he remained alive. When I was a university professor, one my classes involved making use of a simulation to pretend you were running a business.
I do so under the auspices that what doesn’t kill you will make you stronger (we keep hearing that one tossed around these days! After you’ve been badly injured and permanently no longer have the use of your limbs and body, I declare that you are better off now and you should be thankful for my actions.
It is hard to conjure up a circumstance wherein that after completely gutting you and barely keeping you alive, it has benefited you (we could try to craft some possibilities, but I dare say they would all pretty much be flimsy).