I do ask myself 'why' quite a few times especially when I delve into Legal Philosophy and Civil Rights Literature. Why is Martin Luther King's Legacy so important ? I graduated from UC Davis as a Philosophy Major and while studying prelaw I had to study and analyze King's position on legal philosophy. Furthermore the … Continue reading Reflecting on the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Measuring the World's Blasphemy Laws - U.S Commission on International Religious Freedom Blasphemy and the Rushdie Affair. The borders of freedom: Blasphemy and the press in Pakistan In recent times the few existing blasphemy laws in countries such as Pakistan have come under crticism. This criticism has followed events that have turned bloody because of … Continue reading Looking at blasphemy laws through the lens of legal philosophy.
In many papers I have read the word stewardship and ethical stewardship. The amount of frequency warrants a post. Furthermore I have also been interested in how the concept is applied to management techniques and leadership. Stanford - Virtue Ethics. LEARDERSHIP, TRUSTWOTHINESS AND ETHICAL STEWARDSHIP An article by Immanuel Gittamo, asks the question if the … Continue reading Ethical Stewardship, Sports and Entrepreneurship
Nature does not discriminate. The fallible human nature and the power of humanity. Ethical Disaster Management Ethics, Refugees and the President's Executive Order The article, "Ethics, Refugees and the President's Executive Order" provides a good starting point to assess the important discussion on the Ethics of Refugee Crisis. The US is the signatory on the Geneva … Continue reading Thoughts On Ethics of Refugee Crisis.
Intelligent System and AI have been in vogue as far as I can remember. Growing up an avid reader of science of fiction, I read Isaac Asimov's- I Robot with a high degree of interest. Asimov's three laws of Robotics are quite well known in both science fiction and philosophical circles. A robot may not … Continue reading Preliminary Thoughts on AI – Ethics
The Ethics of Disaster Management - Nature does not discriminate. The fallible human nature and the power of humanity. This article provides an excellent outline of the ethical landscape and the ethics of disaster management. The most important question that arises after a disaster is the appropriate and fair allocation of relief funds to help … Continue reading Ethical Disaster Management
Simple Ethics Rules for Risk Management - HBR I take it that there is a reason that since ancient times many a philosopher has written on the proper ethical conduct. The importance of ethics in today's work environment is of paramount importance. In this blog post, I provide the synopsis to an article from Harvard … Continue reading HBR; Synopsis, Simple Ethics Rules for Risk Management.
Ethical Considerations for Planetary Protection in Space Exploration: A Workshop An interesting workshop conducted at Princeton explores some contemporary issues in Space Ethics and Policy. Synopsis - Abstract : The workshop focused on the implications and responsibilities engendered when exploring outer space while avoiding harmful impacts on the planetary body - The workshop participants developed … Continue reading Princeton; GeoEthics & Policy – Synopsis
Ethical Principles on Disaster Risk Reduction and People’s Resilience Nature does not discriminate. When it rains heavily and the cities are flooded we are all subject to harm. When the sun shines so bright that it becomes unbearable, we are all subject to a heat stroke. When photosynthesis occurs and the trees give us oxygen all of … Continue reading Nature does not discriminate. The fallible human nature and the power of humanity.
Industrial Research Institute. R&D Report - 2016 Industrial Research Institute - 2017 For decades the United States has been a leader in R&D and manufacturing. The existence of companies such as Ford are a testament to this legacy. In an interesting report by the Industrial Research Institute presents important statistics regarding the facts of the … Continue reading Industrial-R&D-American Manufacturing-Eleanor. Trends 2016-2017.