Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its May 2019 current affairs programs in New York City.
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"The people of the 1940s could have left the Nazis for the people of the 1960s to deal with, but that would have meant leaving a political cancer that could worsen without limit. It is up to us to draw the line beyond which climate change cannot pass."
—Henry Shue, "Tackling Climate Change: Why Us Now?"
In honor of Earth Day, April 22, 2019, Carnegie Council presents a selection of materials from the past year on the…Continue
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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its April 2019 current affairs programs in New York City.
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On March 29, Joel H. Rosenthal, president of Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs, will receive the Distinguished Scholar Award at the International Studies…
Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs is pleased to announce the winners of its 2018 International Student Essay Contest.
ESSAY TOPIC: Is it important to live in a democracy?
Students approached this topic in different…Continue
"The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority." Will Durant
The Carnegie International Student Essay Contest, 2018, "Is it important to live in a Democracy ?"
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Nigeria had it general election for the presidential post on Saturday 23rd of February 2019. The election was a democratic battle between integrity and corruption. But the people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria had decided to choose continuity of incumbent president over change of government unlike in 2015 that was change. Today, Saturday 9th of March 2019, continuity or change of government across the States in Nigeria will be decided on who's going to be the next Governors. THIS IS THE…Continue
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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces the sixth annual Global Ethics Day(#globalethicsday2019) on the third Wednesday in October: October 16, 2019.
Inspired by Earth Day, Global Ethics Day provides an…
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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its March 2019 current affairs programs in New York City.
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Media and Communication is an area which not only directs the politics and society but also sets agenda for all stakeholders in society. Media Activism, not only in India but world over has boosted morals of public,drived society and quite often has acted in a way that judiciary and government has changed its wrong decisions.In 1990s which was shaken back by many high crimes and very recently Nirbhaya Ganga rape case are such examples where Media Activism has played a decisive role.…Continue
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The unforgettable voyage to the land of where success initiated.
one after noon while sitting in my class room with peers during recess period who also applied to the yale young Africa program received an email notifying them about the out come of their results, when they check their applications status most of them where not accepted for the program.I began to worry about my application for that most of my peer where not accepted been for of humiliation that my application will not…Continue
"Cause and effect, means and end, seed and fruit cannot be severed; for the effect already blooms in the cause, the end preexists in the means, the fruit in the seed."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
This quote reminds me of tiny seeds from which grow the giant Sequoia trees; the accomplishments of: the founders of the great religions; political military leaders,s…Continue
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For its Centennial in 2014 Carnegie Council started work on the “100 for 100” project, an online selection of 100 of some of the best materials from its extensive archives, going back to 1914, now available just in time for the Council’s 105th anniversary.
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The balance to be struck is between the citizen’s right to reliable neutral information and faith in public authorities who may have legitimate national security reasons for withholding information, but who might also misinform or attempt to spin their policies and performances for personal or partisan gain. Numerous studies suggest the US media have been too uncritical in their coverage of the Bush Administration’s policies implemented in response to the events of…Continue
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“Terrorism” is a term that cannot be given a stable definition. Or rather, it can, but to do so forestalls any attempt to examine the major feature of its relation to television in the contemporary world. As the central public arena for organizing ways of picturing and talking about social and political life, TV plays a pivotal role in the contest between competing definitions, accounts and explanations of terrorism.
In proposed research which is divided is divided in…Continue
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Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs announces its February 2019 current affairs programs in New York City.
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I am thrilled and honored to join such a vibrant global community! By way of introduction, I'm currently a student in Fordham University's Peace & Justice program, which focuses on sustainable development around the world, as well as more theoretical studies in conflict resolution and justice. I wrote an article for one of our campus papers last semester on some of the program's past…Continue
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Last week, increasing events have again put Venezuela in the international spotlight. A crosscutting thematic on democracy, human rights, and sovereignty are part of this complex scenario. A challenging puzzle that includes diverse key actors in the region, economic sanctions, and a growing social stigma towards the Venezuelan migrants.
The turbulence and uncertainty in Venezuelan politics and, an historical economic crisis represented by an unprecedented hyperinflation in 2018, have…Continue
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