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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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OPINION: Samuel Dubose, Cecil the lion and the ethics of avowal | Al Jazeera America

OPINION: Samuel Dubose, Cecil the lion and the ethics of avowal | Al Jazeera America | Ethics | Scoop.it
Protesting against one injustice doesn’t means you privilege it over another
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When this CEO sold his company, he gave his longtime employees an average bonus of $237,000 each.

When this CEO sold his company, he gave his longtime employees an average bonus of $237,000 each. | Ethics | Scoop.it
For some of them, it was completely life-changing.
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Unlikely that babies seen as 'lab rats'

Unlikely that babies seen as 'lab rats' | Ethics | Scoop.it
Officials proposing study to see whether children would get abused wouldn't have thought of them as "lab rats", ethics expert says.
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Fossil fuel companies have been lying about climate change for more than 30 years

Fossil fuel companies have been lying about climate change for more than 30 years | Ethics | Scoop.it
That's longer than many of you dear Grist readers have even been alive.
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Can We Create an Ethical Robot? - Wall Street Journal

Can We Create an Ethical Robot? - Wall Street Journal | Ethics | Scoop.it
Without our social sense, an android will buy that last muffin, and a driverless car might run over a child.
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The Power of Forgiveness: An Islamic Perspective

The Power of Forgiveness: An Islamic Perspective | Ethics | Scoop.it
God has granted intellect to human beings. The intellect entails responsibility. The more intellect a person has the more he/she is responsible.When the intellect is missing, the responsibility is als...
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The Banality of Ethics in the Anthropocene, Part 2 - The Conversation AU

The Banality of Ethics in the Anthropocene, Part 2 - The Conversation AU | Ethics | Scoop.it
You can read part 1 of this essay here. Yesterday in Part 1 I argued that the most enduring of the great crimes of the 20th century will surely prove to be human disruption of the Earth’s climate.
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Gay Marriage and Political Games

Gay Marriage and Political Games | Ethics | Scoop.it
Dr Simon Longstaff AO argues honest political debate on same-sex marriage has been swamped by the games politicians love to play.
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'Designer babies' reinvigorate ethical debate - PhillyVoice.com

'Designer babies' reinvigorate ethical debate - PhillyVoice.com | Ethics | Scoop.it
Rumors of Kim and Kanye's IVF gender selection for their second child point to emerging ethical dilemma
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Museums and looted art: the ethical dilemma of preserving world cultures ... - Mail & Guardian Online

Museums and looted art: the ethical dilemma of preserving world cultures ... - Mail & Guardian Online | Ethics | Scoop.it
How can western 'universal' museums acquire and display artefacts without stoking the illegal arts trade and reproducing colonialist narratives?
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Ethics check box removed from school enrolment form

Ethics check box removed from school enrolment form | Ethics | Scoop.it
Providers of ethics classes in NSW primary schools have responded with outrage to a change to the school enrolment form which removes a clear choice between ethics and scripture.
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On Ethics: Exploration of outer space prompts philosophical reflection

Human intelligence is amazing. We were able to send the New Horizons spaceship to Pluto. The ship transmitted pictures from the edge of the solar system, 3 billion miles away. At that distance, the signal takes 4.5 hours to reach home.
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Big banks back industry ethics program

Big banks back industry ethics program | Ethics | Scoop.it
AMP, Macquarie Bank, ANZ, Commonwealth Bank and BT Financial Group have funded an ethics literacy program in an effort to improve the ethical foundation of financial advice in Australia.   Run by
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Ethics of IVF gender selection under the microscope

Ethics of IVF gender selection under the microscope | Ethics | Scoop.it
Couples using IVF may be able to choose the gender of their babies and women could be financially compensated for donating their eggs in a radical reshaping of the ethical guidelines surrounding assisted reproductive technology.
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Australia's big banks support ethics drive for advisers

Australia's big banks support ethics drive for advisers | Ethics | Scoop.it
This story was first published on Australian Financial Review.
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Financial workers feel massively under pressure to compromise ethical ... - City A.M.

Financial workers feel massively under pressure to compromise ethical ... - City A.M. | Ethics | Scoop.it
A third of those in the finance sector feel under pressure from their employers to compromise their ethics, a  report by the Chartered Institute of Management
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What Is Good? Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project -

What Is Good? Inside the Conversation at The Good Men Project - | Ethics | Scoop.it
There's bad news. There's good news. And then there's the kind of conversation we have here on The Good Men Project.
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Debating the Ethics of Experimental Drugs | BU Today | Boston University

Debating the Ethics of Experimental Drugs | BU Today | Boston University | Ethics | Scoop.it
Bioethicist Arthur Caplan to deliver this year’s SPH Shine Lecture
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How often do ethics professors call their mothers? – Eric Schwitzgebel – Aeon

How often do ethics professors call their mothers? – Eric Schwitzgebel – Aeon | Ethics | Scoop.it
Are professional ethicists good people? According to our research, not especially. So what is the point of learning ethics?
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The Year of the Referendum

The Year of the Referendum | Ethics | Scoop.it
2015 is the year of the referendum. John Zerilli explores how and when a referendum is appropriate – and the answer is not so simple.
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Ethical shopping: After a fashion - New Zealand Herald

Ethical shopping: After a fashion - New Zealand Herald | Ethics | Scoop.it
The looks ranged from blank disinterest to total confusion at the woman asking odd questions. In one case, there was outright hostility. - New Zealand Herald
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Inspired Luxe Is The Site For Handmade Wearable Art That's Ethical And Exquisite - Huffington Post

Inspired Luxe Is The Site For Handmade Wearable Art That's Ethical And Exquisite - Huffington Post | Ethics | Scoop.it
Photo credit: Inspired Luxe

There are few people within the fashion industry who are as dedicated to the art of handmade goods as Denise Bradley-Tyson.

As the founder and CEO of the e-commer
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Global Ethics Day, October 16, 2015

Global Ethics Day, October 16, 2015 | Ethics | Scoop.it
We invite academic institutions around the world to use this day to hold events, such as lectures, film screenings, debates, panel discussions, or another educational activity to explore the idea of a global ethic. In the tradition of a teach-in model, these events will be run by each institution as it sees fit while being part of a worldwide Global Ethics Day.
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