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Morality of the NY Post Subway Photo - Prof. Fiery Cushman
published on 06 December 2012
A freelance photographer happened to be on the scene in New York when one man pushed another onto the subway tracks. The New York Post ultimately ran a photo on its front page, sparking widespread outrage. Based on his research, CLPS psychologist Fiery Cushman suggests that what makes people uncomfortable about the photo may be the idea of profiting from tragedy. Read more in the Brown University press release.