Tag Archives: conscience

A Point of View: Do human rights really exist?

BBC News Do “human rights” really exist, when they can be so easily taken away, asks Will Self. I always feel slightly queasy when people begin talking about the humane treatment of animals. Of course, I know what they mean … Continue reading

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Victory in Canada: Restrictive Education Bill Defeated

Mike Smith HSLDA The impossible has happened in Alberta, Canada. Homeschoolers were fighting for their very freedom to teach truth according to their conscience and convictions. A bill that was destined to pass, and would have given the government authority … Continue reading

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The Business of Good Conscience – World

Journeyman Pictures February 2012 The Fairtrade logo has become a global symbol of ethical trade and is growing in popularity. But is it just a marketing ploy, doing more for the image of the shops than the three million farmers … Continue reading

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The German Wehrmacht

Hitler’s army thundered through Europe from 1939 to 1945 and brought needless death and destruction to the continent. What was it like to serve in this army? To conduct one of the bloodiest wars in history? To occupy half of … Continue reading

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Cardinal Urges Senate Support of ‘Respect for Rights of Conscience Act’

PR Newswire WASHINGTON, Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ –The U.S. Senate urgently needs to support legislation that would apply longstanding federal law on conscience protection to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), said the chairman of the Committee on … Continue reading

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Contempt of Conscience

“Contempt of Conscience” is a documentary about the formation, and goals of, a group of conscientious objectors called The Peace Tax Seven. “Too often war is associated with deaths and statistics and audiences miss out on some of the more … Continue reading

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Did Psychopaths Take Over Wall Street Asylum?

Source: SFGate It took a relatively obscure former British academic to propagate a theory of the financial crisis that would confirm what many people suspected all along: The “corporate psychopaths” at the helm of our financial institutions are to blame. … Continue reading

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Brian Basham: Beware corporate psychopaths – they are still occupying positions of power

Source: Independent Over the years I’ve met my fair share of monsters – rogue individuals, for the most part. But as regulation in the UK and the US has loosened its restraints, the monsters have proliferated. In a paper recently … Continue reading

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The Importance of Conscience

According to Knight-Jadczyk (cited in Lobaczewski, 2006, pg. 14), the presence of conscience is a more significant indicator of profound divisions within humanity than gender, race, religion or even intelligence is. Below is a 60 minute segment (aired 16/09/2007) about … Continue reading

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Focus on the Psychology of Dehumanization

In times of conflict the involved parties often see their opponents as dangerous, inhumane, or even evil. According to psychologists, when we look down on one another, see others as lesser human beings, or violate human rights, we have entered … Continue reading

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