We are sharing here a digital dialogue that took place between Michael Edward Walsh, a visiting scholar at the Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, and Alvaro Cedeno Molinari, Costa Rican ambassador to Japan, on topics related to global ethics and citizenship. —CARNEGIE COUNCIL
Global Citizenship in International…Continue
A liquefied slice of heaven fell on a rose petal one day
It toggled, turned, danced and swayed
As it moved, it shone different shades of red and purple hue
The shades changed as it made its way gliding down the velvety rue
Then another drop of diamond fell gently on the red carpet as it exuded sweet perfume
That one too made its way to…
Added by Raji Ajwani-Ramchandani on June 13, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments
Maybe that sounds a little weird. China has modernized, you say.
Yeah, maybe for the trivial stuff like telecommunications and transportation. I'm looking for an honest-to-goodness 21st-century transformation.
I mean, it's just downright silly for such a powerhouse as China to continue insisting that tiger [ahem]…Continue
The frontier of ethics has often been defined by the inclusion of moral subjects who were excluded from the previous order. Peter Singer calls it the expanding moral circle. These excluded parts of society typically have no representation or voice in the political processes that control…Continue
Added by Evan O'Neil on December 2, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments