Problems with religion
Since the beginning of time, people have had religion to give them a more fulfilling and purposeful life. They feel more comfortable having something not of this world that they can get help from when all else fails. In fact, many people keep religion simply because they are afraid of being alone in the world and feel…Continue
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Seoul International School
Education: A Last Chance
There is a girl in the rural areas of Western China, wiping crystal beads of sweat off her forehead as she cooks whatever’s left in the house for her siblings. She is cradled within the silence created by her parent’s absence, counting how many days remain…Continue
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Name: Soo Hyun Kim
School: St. Paul's School (USA)
High School Student, 12th grade
International Regulation of Genetic Engineering: Ethical Considerations in the 21st Century
In an age dominated by competitive materialism, we have designer shoes, designer handbags, and designer faces. South Korea, my native country, accounts for nearly one-fourth of the global market for plastic surgery, and…Continue
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Today, the world faces numerous ethical challenges; abortion, drug testing on animals and euthanasia among others. Varying opinions are exuded as to what the greatest could be. Why don’t we analyse one quite major but often side-lined, deeply inaugurated into our day to day lives; the favour bank.
What is the favour bank? To illustrate, travel with me if you may; Maria, with all necessary qualifications to be a university lecturer, in fact, more qualified than some already employed in…Continue
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Written by Hussein Habeeb,
University of Ilorin,
COULD IT BE EGOCENTRISM?
As if I envisioned a tendency to write on this topic that I once concerned myself with the human situation. I had, out of frustration, once considered why, in the world today, we are tangled with a lot of problems (political, social, economic and environmental). Eventually, I couldn’t help concluding that the problems we…Continue
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Bioethics: Guarded haste Vs. unfettered indiscretion.
Mrs Halisa Sani,
Lecturer, Department of Chemistry,
Sa'adatu Rimi College of Education,
Nature in its grueling experimentations of over 10 billion years since the big bang, has achieved tremendous results. These were experiments not guided by fame, greed or prize, and in which it was un-hurried by any supervising authority, rival researchers or…Continue
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Name: Edet, Samuel
Institution: University of Calabar.
Moral Bankruptcy: The Greatest Ethical Challenge Facing The Planet Today
It is thirty minutes past seven in the morning, Nigerian time.
I wake up to dawn in a nondescript town etched somewhere on the Nigerian map. The sun is wrapped in a shroud of glory only the iconic pens of Chinua Achebe and William Shakespeare can effectively describe. The natural…
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SOCIAL INJUSTICE, THE GREATEST ETHICAL CHALLENGE FACING THE WORLD TODAY
STUDENT(UNDERGRADUATE) AT UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS
Our world today is in a bewildered state enshrouded with so much perversity and malodorous act in such a way that it is almost difficult to distinguish between the inoffensive and the offensive and this has gone a long way and has eaten deeply into the fabrics of our society. Many have concluded that corruption is the world's problem, some…Continue
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The Corporate Collusion
Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode, India
Turn on your computers, rush to Google and type “oxymoron examples”. The words that will certainly make an entry in the top list are “Business Ethics”. Businesses…Continue
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CENSORSHIP: THE TRUE VILLAIN
Aidan Blevins, 10th grade at New Albany High School
The Internet is comprised of approximately four and a half billion web pages. For many of us, this number is incomprehensible. The…Continue
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The ultimate challenge we are facing today as a world, is lack of good governance/failed governance. Chaos are everywhere in the world. Rise of new diseases, war, famine, hunger, poverty, terrorism and many others. The root cause of all these lack of proper or good governance.
The so called developed countries are all fighting against terrorism, and manufacturing of strong weapons like nuclear weapons which endangers the life of the whole world. Lot of money is used in different…Continue
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She looked at the mouldy ceiling and saw how the moths were attracted to the light. They flew closer, in fascination, but never knew what was coming for them when they came too close to the electric glow of a bug zapper instead. And then the girl looks out the window and sees the neon signs which not so long ago she saw from afar.…Continue
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In your opinion, what is the greatest ethical challenge facing the world today?
Namju (Justin) Kim
Chadwick International School
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“Our water catchment is drying up and we decided today to step out and plant more water friendly trees to ensure that that we protect this area. The…
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Name: Aya Ali Al Zayat
School: The First Bosniak High School
Level: High school student (senior)
For centuries, humans have been taming and using nature for their selfish purposes, but have carelessly neglected it at the same time. A long time ago – in 1852, Chief Seattle sent a letter to the president of the United States of America, addressing this issue in a very direct way. “This we know: The earth does not belong to man, man belongs to the…Continue
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GREATEST ETHICAL CHALLENGE OF TODAY’S WORLD
Education is the best achievement a person achieves all through the life.
The above quote sums up the essence of education and as an educator I am here to pen down by thoughts on the greatest ethical challenge of…
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Essay Topic: In your opinion, what is the greatest ethical challenge facing the world today? What are the ethical issues involved and how can we work together to overcome this problem?
The Perfect Retail Experience: Designer Babies
We live in a time when the world faces a series of unprecedented ethical crises; where military intervention and euthanasia are slowly becoming the new normal;…Continue
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"We have to face the fact that either all of us are going to die together or we are going to learn to live together and if we are to live together we have to talk." Eleanor Roosevelt
(We all, citizens of the planet,,need to realize and utilize our personal cyber power (pcb) in 2018 to respond to the clear and present danger that a nuclear exchange will devastate our common humanity and home. NGOs should also…Continue
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