Imagine, the Individual can be a powerful voice/agent (bottom up) for "world peace and planet survival." The collective action/interaction of our consciences for a better future for ourselves and our planet is up to each of us to use our personal cyber power to make our voices resonate in cyberspace to make a tsunamic difference. CyberPeaceGadfly
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To celebrate the fifth Global Ethics Day on October 17, 2018, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs has launched a new website especially for this annual event: globalethicsday.org.
Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions to explore the role of…Continue
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So many cultures give flowers as a greeting, a gift, an offering of peace, to mark a rite of passage.
As Spring is in full bloom in the US, I wonder about flowers.
What are your thoughts? How does your culture use flowers in a special way?
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Dear Global Ethics Members,
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"The opportunist thinks of me and today. The statesman thinks of us and tomorrow." Dwight D. Eisenhower
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Global Ethics Day is a global teach-in and an opportunity for institutions to explore the role of ethics in a globalized world.
Inspired by Earth Day and founded by Carnegie Council as part of its …Continue
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Cyberpeacecitizen: A person who realizes that it is incumbent on "U&MeUsAll", acting as individual consciences, to have our voices (resonate bottom up) in the cyberdomain for "world peace and planet survival." One becomes a cyberpeacecitizen by using the #cyberpeacefare hashmark for contributing your voice to the dream. One can also re-tweet the song lyrics:
"Let there be peace on earth and let it begin…Continue
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Cyberpeacefaregold: A multi-compounded word concept (e.g., loudspeaker) which combines the system objective function of #cyberpeacefare ("world peace and planet survival" with the #golden rule ("Do to others, what you want them to do to you.") Imagine if this dual concept were followed as a global ethic by us all Individuals and especially by world political-religious leaders and scholars. CyberPeaceGadfly
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"Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists."
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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In October 2018, Carnegie Council's Asia Dialogues program is leading a fact-finding trip to Manila to investigate the effects of climate change on Philippine politics and society.
With severe typhoons a regular occurrence, the Philippines has become the portrait of climate change victimhood. At COP21 in Paris, the…Continue
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"You can rest in despair or you can ask: 'How can we harness our ingenuity and creativity and ability to cooperate in recognizing that we need to live more sustainably?' We need to be as creative about sustainability as we have been about exploitation."
---Brent Jenks, from "Hope for Asian Fisheries" podcast (see below)
In that spirit here's a selection of Carnegie Council resources from the past year, in honor of Earth Day, April…Continue
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"Peace is normally a great good, and normally it coincides with righteousness, but it is righteousness and not peace which should bind the conscience of a nation as it should bind the conscience of an individual; and neither a nation nor an individual can surrender conscience to another's keeping." Theodore Roosevelt
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As the centennial of the death of Andrew Carnegie approaches in 2019, the institutions he founded are organizing a series of programs to celebrate Carnegie's legacy and address the national and international challenges ahead. Carnegie institutions in New York, Washington, Pittsburgh, California, and Europe will sponsor events…Continue
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"Nine-tenths of the serious controversies which arise in life result from misunderstandings; result from one man not knowing the facts which to the other man seem important, or otherwise failing to appreciate his point of view."
Louis D. Brandeis
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Carnegie Council's "The Living Legacy of the First World War" is a fellowship project that explores various aspects of the American experience in WWI. Launched in June 2017, the centennial of America's entry into the war, the nine non-resident fellows are conducting original research in the months leading up to Armistice Day, 2018. Led by Carnegie…Continue
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"The problem of our age, is the problem of administration of wealth, that the ties of brotherhood may still bind together the rich and poor in harmonious relationship." Andrew Carnegie
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" The happiness of life is made up of minute fractions - the little, soon forgotten charities of a kiss or smile, a kind look, a heart-felt compliment, and the countless infinitesimals of pleasurable and genial feelings." Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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"To be persuasive, we must be believable,
To be believable, we must be credible,
To be credible, we must be truthful."
Edward R. Murrow
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