When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love has always won. There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invinsible but in the end, they always fall.
All human endeavors must have as their point of origin a concern for people’s welfare and a desire to contribute to human happiness.…Continue
Added by Pratyush on December 3, 2012 at 1:04pm — No Comments
The Oxford Uehiro Centre for Practical Ethics hosts scholars and students wishing to engage in research in practical and applied ethics as academic visitors. The Centre is an integral part of the Philosophy Faculty of Oxford University, one of the great centres of academic excellence…Continue
Added by Kei Hiruta on December 3, 2012 at 7:29am — No Comments
In the last post, I spoke about the principles that should ideally underlie an endeavour of humanitarian intervention, and perhaps, manifest in any overarching legislation that aspires to cover the issue.
Primarily, an intervention on humanitarian grounds must pursue a “just cause”. A situation warranting intervention could be anything from a state representing…Continue
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