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Below are some news stories which struck me as relevant and interesting. You may disagree.
What are our ethical responsibilities towards uncontacted tribes in the Amazon rainforest?Should we be studying them as we do animals? Should we be offering them modern solutions? Should we be leaving them alone?
The Power of Art as protest:
Should art have a message?
Ethics and International Trade
This building collapse in Dakar is certainly relevant to ethics in the treatment of employees and would have fitted well into a discussion of this year’s essay title on ethical responsibility of knowledge. However, there is also the larger ethical issue of TNCs exploiting low wages in developing countries. This could be tied to the well-known Apple-Foxconn story.