The Bowdoin College Museum of Art opened a groundbreaking exhibition on the visual culture of mortality and morality in early Renaissance Europe. On view from June 24 to November 26, 2017, The Ivory Mirror: The Art of Mortality in Renaissance...Show More Summary
Millions have joined faith organizations like Fo Guang Shan, aiming to fill what they see as a moral vacuum. But to operate in China, groups like Fo Guang Shan must compromise.
Photo Courtesy of WENN Chiiiiillllleeeee ET is reporting that Blue Ivy’s name is in a trademark lawsuit with wedding planner, Veronica Morales. In 2012, Morales filed suit to block Beyoncé from obtaining the trademark because her companys name is also
Jimmy Kimmel ripped into the Senate health care bill on Jimmy Kimmel Live, before asking a group of children basic moral questions like "Should all kids be able to go to the doctor when they get sick?" (Their answer? Yes. Obviously, yes.)
Al Gore: battle against climate change is like fight against slavery; Former US vice-president says green revolution is bigger than industrial revolution and happening at faster pace than digital revolution Damian Carrington, 21 June...Show More Summary
Any physician who firmly believes in the ethical principles of beneficence and justice will recognize the legislation recently passed by the United States Congress known as the American Healthcare Act (AHCA) as a moral travesty. The bill’s provisions to shift costs from the wealthy to the impoverished, diminish protections for individuals with pre-existing conditions, and […]
Florien Cramwinckel Msc (Utrecht University, The Netherlands) researches how people respond to the moral behavior of others. As part of this remit, an experiment was devised in which 78 participants demonstrated how dirtiness versusShow More Summary
Robert A. Manning Security, Asia By demonstrating goodwill, Seoul would have the moral high ground, even if Pyongyang does not accept Seoul’s hand of friendship and cooperation. As South Korean President Moon Jae-in gears up for a June...Show More Summary
In general, no. For you may be foolish or ignorant or otherwise incompetent with respect to the subject matter under discussion. Or you may be morally defective: a bully, a blowhard, a bullshitter, a quibbler, a sophist. But suppose none...
I Kant even. Do We Have a Moral Obligation to Read the News? Part 2 originally appeared on Overthinking It, the site subjecting the popular culture to a level of scrutiny it probably doesn't deserve. [Latest Posts | Podcast (iTunes Link)]
For managers, the quest for a great company culture is a continuous endeavor. When you're looking to improve morale and build a better workplace, consider creating a volunteer program. Encouraging volunteerism among employees can have far-reaching effects that extend all the way to the bottom line. Show More Summary
He said he had met drug dealers with better morals than Bulls GM Gar Forman. Jimmy Butler was traded from the Chicago Bulls to the Minnesota Timberwolves in a steal of a trade on Thursday. His trainer, Travelle Gaines, was not happy about it, to say the least. Gaines sent out a tweet expressing his displeasure with Gar Forman, the Bulls’ GM. Show More Summary
Today I chat with Dr. Kecia Ali, Professor of Religion at Boston University, and author of a new book, Human in Death: Morality and Mortality in JD Robb’s Novels. We discuss what inspired her to write a book about the series, which is now 45+ books in, and what she discovered with her multiple and attentive re-reads of key novels. Show More Summary
Plus team morale, Trea Turner, Ryan Raburn, Brian Goodwin, Jayson Werth … pretty much the entire roster.
“With the passage of more than 50 years since my incident in Minot and 70 years since the incident in Roswell, NM, there can be no ethical, moral or critical reason to keep the secret of humanity any longer and my other colleagues agree thereby.” Here’s another one of those old-is-news-again stories that keeps people... Read more »
The Senate version of the AHCA is here, and it’s morally repugnant. It will probably pass although it has virtually no public constituency, and as Beutler says this will happen in part because the undemocratic process McConnell used played the media like a fiddle: For the reasons spelled out above, I think this misdiagnoses the […]
Miles Morales gets a high-calibre family. Read more...
At its core, Frostpunk a city-building game, complete with managing resources and exploring terrain. But creators 11 Bit Studios, who made 2014’s This War of Mine, also force players to make moral decisions that can have society-wide consequences as they struggle to survive. Heat is life in Frostpunk, which is slated for release on PC sometime this […]
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