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Ethical Fashion: The New Luxury

Ethical Fashion: The New Luxury | Ethics | Scoop.it
In an arena long defined by unrestrained spending on diamonds, designer dresses and exclusive resorts, the idea of "luxury" is being revised by none other than the United Nations. Who'd have imagined it?
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Inwardly self-chosen act of self-control towards creative self-betterment without regard for external social standards.
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Because we can, does it mean we should? The ethics of GM foods

Because we can, does it mean we should? The ethics of GM foods | Ethics | Scoop.it
In this fourth instalment of GM in Australia – a series looking at the facts, ethics, regulations and research into genetically modified crops – Christopher Mayes examines ethical issues surrounding GM foods.
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Historical crimes, historical sentences?

Historical crimes, historical sentences? | Ethics | Scoop.it
Rolf Harris has been sentenced to five years and nine months in prison for sexual offences he committed at various points in the 60s, 70s and 80s.  There has been public outrage at the supposed leniency of his sentence, which will now be reviewed...
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Is tea industry really taking steps to be more ethical and sustainable?

Is tea industry really taking steps to be more ethical and sustainable? | Ethics | Scoop.it
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Larry Graham: time to die should be a personal choice - Sydney Morning Herald

Larry Graham: time to die should be a personal choice - Sydney Morning Herald | Ethics | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald Larry Graham: time to die should be a personal choice Sydney Morning Herald As I sat with another family member who was dying I mused about our civilization, its ethics, its judgement and more importantly how little it values...
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Your World Cup Ethical Questions, Answered - New York Times

Your World Cup Ethical Questions, Answered - New York Times | Ethics | Scoop.it
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Your World Cup Ethical Questions, Answered
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Is it inherently more ethical to cheer for a team whose nation would receive greater utility — in other words, greater joy — from winning?
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The Facebook Conundrum: Where Ethics and Science Collide - KQED (blog)

The Facebook Conundrum: Where Ethics and Science Collide - KQED (blog) | Ethics | Scoop.it
KQED (blog)
The Facebook Conundrum: Where Ethics and Science Collide
KQED (blog)
“This is a huge opportunity for science, but it also brings very large ethical puzzles,” says Dr.
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Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do?

Justice: What's the Right Thing to Do? | Ethics | Scoop.it
The Carnegie Council is the world’s leading voice promoting ethical leadership on issues of war, peace and global social justice. Its mission is to be the voice for ethics in international policy.
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#BadValuesGoViral: The ethical dilemma in social media

#BadValuesGoViral: The ethical dilemma in social media | Ethics | Scoop.it
Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter are becoming a popular communication trend in business. Unfortunately, the trend sometimes comes with unforeseen ethical problems for the business. One bad tweet could end up hurting your sales, your image and your staff.
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Facebook emotion study breached ethical guidelines, researchers say

Facebook emotion study breached ethical guidelines, researchers say | Ethics | Scoop.it
Lack of 'informed consent' means that Facebook experiment on nearly 700,000 news feeds broke rules on tests on human subjects, say scientists. By Charles Arthur
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Ethical pranksters - The Asian Age

Ethical pranksters - The Asian Age | Ethics | Scoop.it
Ethical pranksters
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Ranging from heartening to deeply appalling, the reactions of ordinary bystanders are brought out to stand broadly for what is wrong with society's responses to such potent issues, and what is right.
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'Honour killings' speech prompts boycott of Festival of Dangerous Ideas

'Honour killings' speech prompts boycott of Festival of Dangerous Ideas | Ethics | Scoop.it
A speaker at the upcoming Festival of Dangerous Ideas will seek to defend so-called honour killings - the murder of women deemed to have brought shame or dishonour on their family.
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Morning People Are Less Ethical at Night - blogs.hbr.org (blog)

Morning People Are Less Ethical at Night - blogs.hbr.org (blog) | Ethics | Scoop.it
Morning People Are Less Ethical at Night blogs.hbr.org (blog) In contrast to the assumption that good people typically do good things, and bad people do bad things, there is mounting evidence that good people can be unethical and bad people can be...
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St James Ethics Centre - Festival of Dangerous Ideas

St James Ethics Centre - Festival of Dangerous Ideas | Ethics | Scoop.it
“@stjamesethics: So proud to be co-curators of #FODI. Check out the stellar line-up announced this morning http://t.co/K587yEePt7” #
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Life's Most Important Exercise – How To Determine Your Values - Jamaica Observer

Life's Most Important Exercise – How To Determine Your Values - Jamaica Observer | Ethics | Scoop.it
Life's Most Important Exercise – How To Determine Your Values
Jamaica Observer
I believe "identifying values" is the single most important exercise we can do regarding self-awareness.
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Without ethics enforcement, it's open season in Washington - The Hill (blog)

Without ethics enforcement, it's open season in Washington - The Hill (blog) | Ethics | Scoop.it
Without ethics enforcement, it's open season in Washington The Hill (blog) With the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Federal Election Commission (FEC), and the House Ethics Committee failing again and again to punish official wrongdoing, what do...
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Call for financial planners to improve qualifications and have ethics training - Sydney Morning Herald

Call for financial planners to improve qualifications and have ethics training - Sydney Morning Herald | Ethics | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald Call for financial planners to improve qualifications and have ethics training Sydney Morning Herald The Financial Planning Association chairman, Matthew Rowe, wrote to the Commonwealth Bank a week ago suggesting that it...
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IBE: global business needs unified ethics system | Professional Manager

IBE: global business needs unified ethics system | Professional Manager | Ethics | Scoop.it
Institute of Business Ethics calls for the introduction of a new moral guideline to support business transactions around the world (Global business needs unified #ethicscode http://t.co/V36V8PEkN8...
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Ethics guru, exclusive private school spar over discipline of daughter - Los Angeles Times

Ethics guru, exclusive private school spar over discipline of daughter - Los Angeles Times | Ethics | Scoop.it
Ethics guru, exclusive private school spar over discipline of daughter Los Angeles Times Michael Josephson of the Josephson Institute of Ethics has trained government officials, corporate officers, Olympic athletes and millions of schoolchildren in...
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Call for financial planners to improve qualifications and have ethics training

Call for financial planners to improve qualifications and have ethics training | Ethics | Scoop.it
It's harder to become a hairdresser in Australia than to qualify as a financial planner. But people can recover from a bad haircut - some Commonwealth Bank customers will never get over the experience of receiving bad financial advice.
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John Crean: "Ethics is Number One" | Stanford Graduate School of Business

John Crean: "Ethics is Number One" | Stanford Graduate School of Business | Ethics | Scoop.it
The head of Sonoma Creamery discusses on-the-job lessons, big ideas, and the greatest innovation in the past decade. (What values are important in business?
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Drones fly into ethical issues - IOL SciTech | IOL.co.za

Drones fly into ethical issues - IOL SciTech | IOL.co.za | Ethics | Scoop.it
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Wildlife webcams tug at heartstrings and pose ethical dilemma - New York Daily News

Wildlife webcams tug at heartstrings and pose ethical dilemma - New York Daily News | Ethics | Scoop.it
New York Daily News Wildlife webcams tug at heartstrings and pose ethical dilemma New York Daily News PORTLAND, Maine — Wildlife webcam operators around the world are grappling with a problem: Viewers don't want to see any harm come to critters...
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Grant Thornton - Nonprofit ethical culture

Grant Thornton - Nonprofit ethical culture | Ethics | Scoop.it
Guard your organization’s most important asset — its reputation — through a culture of ethical commitment, setting the right tone from the top, identifying and managing conflicts of interest, and making it safe for whistleblowers to report.
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Economists facing flak over ethics

Economists facing flak over ethics | Ethics | Scoop.it
Are economists ethical? Short answer: no more than most. Long answer: well, it's not something they think about much.
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Ethical investing turning point: Will advisers rise to the challenge? - Professional Adviser

Ethical investing turning point: Will advisers rise to the challenge? - Professional Adviser | Ethics | Scoop.it
Ethical investing turning point: Will advisers rise to the challenge?
Professional Adviser
Ethical investing is not the new investment kid on the block but, as yet, it has failed to gain any real traction in the advised space.
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