All Discussions Tagged 'ethics' (8)

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Drones and Just War Theory

The United States’ increased use of drone warfare has incited mixed reactions from the public and officials alike. Supporters of drones arg…

Started by Tessa Wakefield

3 Dec 16, 2013
Reply by Tessa Wakefield

The Situation in Afghanistan: Counter-terrorism vs. Counter-insurgency Efforts

As the United States approaches 15 years of military involvement in Afghanistan in the wake of the September 11th terrorist attacks, there…

Started by Siri Manning

3 Dec 4, 2013
Reply by Calvin Ziegler

Asylum for Snowden?

The German country is divided. This time over morality. Or politics. Prominent German intellectuals and politicians are of the opinion that…

Started by Linda Eggert

1 Nov 8, 2013
Reply by Valentine Olushola Oyedipe

Syria: Two Positions to Consider

As the drumbeat for war in Syria intensifies, Carnegie Council publishes two pieces on the ethics of intervention: AGAINST: "'To Jaw-Jaw Is…

Started by Carnegie Council

5 Sep 10, 2013
Reply by Linda Eggert

The Letter of Last Resort: A Debate on Second Strike Nuclear Ethics

BBC hosted the following discussion: What would you tell the commander of the Trident submarine at sea to do if the UK was destroyed, and i…

Started by Carnegie Council

1 Aug 5, 2013
Reply by Al LeBlanc

Global Ethics Fellows Conference Readings

Attached below please find the following readings which will form the basis of discussion on the afternoon of November 10 during the 2011 G…

Started by Carnegie Council

1 Apr 14, 2013
Reply by Professor (Dr) Surendra Pathak

SUSTAINABILITY FORUM on What Individuals Can Do

READ this Carnegie Council forum on the most important thing(s) individuals can do to be sustainable. ADD your responses to the roundtable…

Started by Carnegie Council

0 Sep 27, 2011

SUSTAINABILITY FORUM on the Population Factor

READ this Carnegie Council forum on the relationship between population and sustainability. ADD your responses to the roundtable below. For…

Started by Carnegie Council

0 Sep 27, 2011

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The New Rules of War: Victory in the Age of Durable Disorder, with Sean McFate

"Nobody fights conventionally except for us anymore, yet we're sinking a big bulk, perhaps the majority of our defense dollars, into preparing for another conventional war, which is the very definition of insanity," declares national security strategist and former paratrooper Sean McFate. The U.S. needs to recognize that we're living in an age of "durable disorder"--a time of persistent, smoldering conflicts--and the old rules no longer apply.

The Crack-Up: 1919 & the Birth of Modern Korea, with Kyung Moon Hwang

Could the shared historical memory of March 1 ever be a source of unity between North Koreans and South Koreans? In this fascinating episode of The Crack-Up series that explores how 1919 shaped the modern world, Professor Kyung Moon Hwang discusses the complex birth of Korean nationhood and explains how both North and South Korea owe their origins and their national history narratives to the events swirling around March 1, 1919.

The Sicilian Expedition and the Dilemma of Interventionism

The Peloponnesian War has lessons for U.S. foreign policy beyond the Thucydides Trap. Johanna Hanink reminds us that the debate over moral exceptionalism and interventionism is nothing new.

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