Young people are the mainstay of advancement and progress, and wealth being invested for the future, and if the Arab nation of wealth, it is the immense human wealth, which is approaching 300 million, which represents nearly one third of Arab youth, and this is, without a doubt, offers the Arab nation human stock and enormous energy future represents the backbone of development.
The moral wisdom that youth participation as a key objective of the reform strategies and policies,…
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In the opening pages of his last book, published posthumously in 1913, the natuaralist and polymath Albert Russel Wallace (a co-developer, alongside Darwin, of the theory of evolution) observed that "that which at one time and place is held to be right and proper is, at another time or place, considered to be not only wrong, but one of the greatest of crimes" (Social Environment and Moral Progress, p. 8). Examples of policies and actions illustrating Wallace's point are all too…Continue
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With news of ice sheets gradually melting, global temperature and sea levels rising, and extreme weather phenomena like intense rainfall and hurricanes, one cannot deny that Mother Earth is indeed suffering from climate change.
We might not be aware of it, but everyone is contributing to this phenomenon through our carbon footprint. Carbon footprint refers to the…Continue
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Forest in the Czech Republic. CREDIT: Jakub Sejkora.
It is no exaggeration to say that the outcomes of the Paris climate conference will determine the future of our planet. As world leaders gather for COP21 this December and try to agree on a global legally binding climate treaty, we offer…Continue
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I would like to share with everyone some of the work I have been focused on in the field of trans-generational justice. The attached document is the executive summary of a work in progress that I hope you find interesting. I welcome all comments and critiques, but emphasize that this is 1. only a summary and 2. an incomplete work. As such please do not cite this work, but know that I am more than happy to provide the final draft on this forum once it is…Continue
Many Americans have long waited for the President to clarify and deepen his position on how the United States should move forward on climate change. In the years since the George W. Bush administration abandoned the Kyoto Protocol, American engagement on the issue has been uneven, and voters have been only episodically motivated by concerns about Hurricanes Sandy and Katrina or about wildfires and droughts. President Obama's last-minute intervention in the United Nations Framework Convention…Continue
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DEVIN STEWART: Rachel, great to have you here. The first question that we ask our interviewees is, how do you see the world today? How do you define our time, particularly…Continue
Few issues have global ethical implications like climate change, yet parochial concerns routinely sabotage coordination of a global solution. New research indicates that cognitive biases and boomerang effects are partially to blame, and that in the United States they correspond to partisan divides.
As Matthew Nisbet reports for Big Think, "Previous…
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