Ethics
Follow
Find
6.4K views | +3 today
Ethics
Inwardly self-chosen act of self-control towards creative self-betterment without regard for external social standards.
Curated by NANCY PETERS
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Starbucks and Harris + Hoole share the dregs in ethical coffee rankings

Starbucks and Harris + Hoole share the dregs in ethical coffee rankings | Ethics | Scoop.it
UK’s biggest coffee shop brands Costa, Caffè Nero and Starbucks perform poorly in new ethical scorecard ranking companies on treatment of staff and suppliers, environmental policies and tax avoidance
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Dr Karl didn't breach ethics, but now he should spruik the science

Dr Karl didn't breach ethics, but now he should spruik the science | Ethics | Scoop.it
As much as this episode may have been a simple case of Dr Karl trying to earn a few extra dollars for drawing our attention to a government report that turned out to be not what he thought, there is one final aspect of this saga that is worth looking at: science has always been political.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

The Guardian view on Lutfur Rahman: ethics must trump ethnicity | Editorial

The Guardian view on Lutfur Rahman: ethics must trump ethnicity | Editorial | Ethics | Scoop.it
Editorial: The sectarian politics of victimisation and electoral fraud that were practised in Tower Hamlets threaten to eviscerate democracy
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Tim Costello says reputation is everything in business

Tim Costello says reputation is everything in business | Ethics | Scoop.it
The Reverend Tim Costello says a litany of corporate scandals has put reputation front of mind for CEOs.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Online tool encourages AOA members to discuss ethics

Online tool encourages AOA members to discuss ethics | Ethics | Scoop.it
The AOA #Ethics Forum is an online tool that encourages members to engage in discussions on ethical issues: http://t.co/8HzLLMQWrA
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

An ethical case for marriage equality in Australia

An ethical case for marriage equality in Australia | Ethics | Scoop.it
Little progress has been made on debates about marriage equality in Australia – even though a majority of the population is in favour of it. How might ethical frameworks help us better understand the issues?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Ethics, Sustainability, Traceability and Pricing - The Yarn

Ethics, Sustainability, Traceability and Pricing - The Yarn | Ethics | Scoop.it
If you’re a regular reader of our blog or newsletter, you’re probably already familiar with what we produce and sell and how we (and our like-minded farming partners) make it happen. From the beginning we’ve encouraged questions from customers and we never shy away from the tough ones. This week I received a question via our …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Is Downloading Really Stealing? The Ethics Of Digital Piracy

Is Downloading Really Stealing? The Ethics Of Digital Piracy | Ethics | Scoop.it
Many millions of people throughout the world will illegally download the fifth season of Game of Thrones, launched this week by HBO. Legally speaking,...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Winterthorne: Ethical Fashion Series: Good Cloth + Giveaway

Winterthorne: Ethical Fashion Series: Good Cloth + Giveaway | Ethics | Scoop.it
This month's edition of my ethical fashion series features the online shop, Good Cloth.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Is downloading really stealing? The ethics of digital piracy

Is downloading really stealing? The ethics of digital piracy | Ethics | Scoop.it
Downloading copyrighted material without permission is illegal, but is it morally equivalent to stealing a DVD?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Five things charities need to know about ethical investment

Five things charities need to know about ethical investment | Ethics | Scoop.it
From unlikely investors to risk-taking – here's another look at our experts' tips, as Good Money Week approaches
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Let’s train our leaders to be ethical

Let’s train our leaders to be ethical | Ethics | Scoop.it
We teach integrity in business. We can do the same with political candidates and officials
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Our top 10 ethical brands - Telegraph.co.uk

Our top 10 ethical brands - Telegraph.co.uk | Ethics | Scoop.it
In light of fashion revolution day to inspire your ethical wardrobe we count down our top ten ethical brands, instore and online
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

British arms firms forced to improve ethics, claim critics

British arms firms forced to improve ethics, claim critics | Ethics | Scoop.it
The Bribery Act has forced British defence companies to improve their ethical standards above rivals in France, Germany and the US, according to a group that has been typically critical of their anti-corruption practices.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Yet again, the Clintons skate close to the line on ethics

Yet again, the Clintons skate close to the line on ethics | Ethics | Scoop.it
New disclosures raise concerns about Hillary Clinton’s presidential quest.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Ethics raised in embryo research

Ethics raised in embryo research | Ethics | Scoop.it
CHINESE scientists say they've genetically modified human embryos in a world first, sparking debate over the ethics of such research.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

kiwi labels sewing up the sustainable fashion market | read | i-D

By thinking local and acting global, New Zealand designers are fashioning a new world in which environmental and ethical sustainability reigns.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Sharing not always caring: problems with the ‘sharing economy’

Sharing not always caring: problems with the ‘sharing economy’ | Ethics | Scoop.it
The rise of the sharing economy, otherwise known as the peer-to-peer economy or collaborative consumption – where people share rather than own access to products or services and individuals respond to on-demand micro-jobs with a smartphone rather than an employment contract – has the potential to disrupt virtually any industry. It’s been heralded as a force for good: creating new communities, creating new ways of making money, saving consumers money and saving the environment; but researcher Joh
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

'No jab, no pay' policy has a serious ethical sting

'No jab, no pay' policy has a serious ethical sting | Ethics | Scoop.it
The emotional appeals of the opposing views on vaccination are both driven by concern for children. World Bank Photo Collection/Flickr, CC BY-NDThe Coalition government’s proposed “no jab, no pay” policy may inject enthusiasm into politics, but policies mandating vaccination are ethically very
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Market Watch: Mortgage broker questions ethics of referral fees

Market Watch: Mortgage broker questions ethics of referral fees | Ethics | Scoop.it
Reports that brokers are being offered up to $20,000 in referral fees has sparked a debate… NSW: Where size really does matter… Queensland home building on course for pre-crisis levels…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Walking the talk: taking ethics seriously in science - The Berkeley Science Review

Walking the talk: taking ethics seriously in science - The Berkeley Science Review | Ethics | Scoop.it
“What would you say is the most important thing you’ve gained from this ethics course?” the assistant chemistry professor asked her mixed audience of chemistry, bioengineering, molecular biology, and neuroscience graduate students. “It’s a bit scary how much we rely on an honor system in order to root out scientific fraud,” I recall saying, three years ago. …
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Setting Limits for Testing Brains - The Atlantic

Setting Limits for Testing Brains - The Atlantic | Ethics | Scoop.it
A neuroscientist discusses a new White House report on ethical questions for the future of human brain research.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

Bruce Lee, Audrey Hepburn and the ethics of digital necromancy

Bruce Lee, Audrey Hepburn and the ethics of digital necromancy | Ethics | Scoop.it
Recent figures show posthumous earnings by celebrities from their likeness now exceeds £1bn, with some selling image rights before death
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by NANCY PETERS
Scoop.it!

RIDEBRO: Ethical & Sustainable Handcrafted Shoes.

RIDEBRO: Ethical & Sustainable Handcrafted Shoes. | Ethics | Scoop.it
The mission of the RIDEBRO brand is to make footwear that has a positive effect on every possible level.
more...
No comment yet.