Tag Archive: ethics

The Ethics of Public Shaming


Consider this thought experiment. Melissa, a 43-year-old mother of two, lives in Cedar Rapids, IA.  Melissa works as an assistant manager at Hobby Lobby, and is both a competent employee and an enthusiastic… Continue reading

Chat Corner: Angie and Sebastian discuss Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)


After reading an article in The Atlantic titled “Why some women choose to be circumcised,” Angie and Sebastian discuss the moral and ethical dilemmas surrounding female genital mutilation (FGM), also known as female… Continue reading

Americans Love Murder


How should we grapple with the use of violent death as a plot device – from our entertainment to our news cycles? As an undeniably dreary 2014 draws to a close, the subject… Continue reading