Added by Eric Zencey on April 23, 2013 at 11:30am — No Comments
DEVIN STEWART: The first question is, how do you see the world today? When you think about the world, how would you describe it, particularly from the big moral issues? What issues do you think are important?
SOMALY MAM: It's not easy for me because I come from Cambodia and see the world here.…Continue
Added by Carnegie Council on February 21, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments
PANKAJ GHEMAWAT: I think that the age we live in is distinct from a moral perspective from the ones that preceded it, certainly in terms of the awareness or the ability to be aware of what's happening to other people in…Continue
Added by Carnegie Council on December 13, 2012 at 6:06pm — No Comments
Carnegie UK Trust presents original research on the relationship between advocacy groups, citizens, and international organizations that regulate trade, markets, and consumer policy.
To watch this and other Carnegie Council videos AFTER the event, go to our…Continue
Added by Carnegie Council on June 21, 2012 at 12:20pm — 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
Five years after its proposal, the trade agreement between the United States and Colombia came into force on May 15 with the export of Colombian flowers to the United States and an expected shipment of Harley-Davidson motorcycles to Colombia. It was a topic of contention at the 2012 Summit of the Americas that took place in the Colombian city of Cartagena: Will the free trade agreement…Continue
Added by Sarah Aston on May 17, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
According to Slavery Footprint, a new app designed to raise awareness of global labor issues, I have 30 slaves working for me. Of course, these people are not my employees or property or in any way indentured to me. Instead it is through my consumer purchases and the web of globalization that I am connected to…Continue
Added by Evan O'Neil on January 17, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Between weapons, women, and goods produced by slave labor, the world has a long way to go on the path to ethical trade. The energy market is particularly problematic, given how fundamental it is to the global economy, how much of it comes from regimes recognized as violators of human rights, and how stubbornly the industry has obstructed efforts to tackle climate change. That's partly why…Continue
Added by Evan O'Neil on January 12, 2012 at 6:30pm — No Comments