Posts Tagged ‘moral’

COVID-19 vaccination is a ‘moral obligation’, Pope Francis insists

Pope Francis said in his annual speech on Monday that getting vaccinated against the coronavirus was a “moral obligation” and denounced how people had been swayed by “baseless information” to refuse one of the most effective measures to save lives. The Pope used some of his strongest words yet calling for people to get vaccinated […]

Desmond Tutu, South Africa’s moral conscience, dies at 90

Nicknamed “the Arch,” the diminutive Tutu became a towering figure in his nation’s history, comparable to fellow Nobel laureate Nelson Mandela, a prisoner during white rule who became South Africa’s first Black president. Tutu and Mandela shared a commitment to building a better, more equal South Africa. Upon becoming president in 1994, Mandela appointed Tutu […]

The Moral Foundations of the Market Order

Commentary The moral justification for markets finds itself on the defensive in the face of aggressive challenges issuing from progressives but also from economic nationalists on the right. Many of those on the right don’t understand themselves to be challenging markets as such—only certain economic forces that, they contend, have drained the middle class of […]

Nancy Pelosi Praises Pope Francis for his ‘Immense Moral Clarity’

ROME — Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi described this weekend’s private audience with Pope Francis as a “spiritual, personal and official honor.” The pope’s leadership “is a source of joy and hope for Catholics and for all people, challenging each of us to be good stewards of God’s creation, to act on climate, to […]

Frightening future of chimera research tests moral, ethical boundaries of science — Christian Research Network

Truth2Freedom’s Blog “In 2003, Chinese scientists fused human cells with rabbit eggs to produce the first human-animal hybrid. Several years later, Mayo Clinic researchers created pigs with human blood running through their veins, and University of Nevada scientists created sheep whose livers and hearts were largely human.” (Denise George – The Alabama Baptist) Earlier this […]

Canadian Election: Vindication Becomes Moral Dilemma

The dish is back. Justin Trudeau can continue his unspoken campaign to be recognised as the best-looking world leader since Ireland’s Mary Robinson, as he has been re-elected to a third term as Prime Minister of Canada. In many respects this 20th September contest was a non-entity of an election. Trudeau was hoping for a […]

Ursula von der Leyen says it is a ‘moral duty’ to help Afghans

The European Commission president said that EU countries had a “moral duty” to help Afghans. “The European Union is firmly committed to continue supporting the NGOs operating in the country,” Ursula von der Leyen said, stating that millions of women and children were internally displaced within the country. She added that the EU would increase […]

Moral Injury And The Forever Wars

Above Photo: U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan, 2007. (The U.S. Army / Flickr) What Americans Don’t Want To Hear This summer, it seemed as if we Americans couldn’t wait to return to our traditional July 4th festivities. Haven’t we all been looking for something to celebrate? The church chimes in my community rang out battle hymns for about […]

Reverend William Barber Leads Moral Monday March For Voting Rights

Washington DC — This story could easily have been copied word for word from the newspaper stories of the 1960’s civil rights protests. During the civil rights marches of that era, some 60 years ago, clergymen such as Dr. Martin Luther King and Jesse Jackson, among others, led thousands on direct actions for civil rights, […]

Hundreds of activists arrested in DC during “Moral Monday”

Yesterday, a “Moral Monday” event took place in Washington D.C. resulting in hundreds of people getting arrested. Amongst those arrested were activists from the Poor People’s Campaign and Rev. Jesse Jackson. This “National Moral Monday” is part of the Season of Nonviolent Moral Direct Action that the Poor People’s Campaign launched in July, writes Al […]

Moral Injury and the Forever Wars: What Americans Don’t Want to Hear

This summer, it seemed as if we Americans couldn’t wait to return to our traditional July 4th festivities. Haven’t we all been looking for something to celebrate? The church chimes in my community rang out battle hymns for about a week. The utility poles in my neighborhood were covered with “Hometown Hero” banners hanging proudly, sporting the […]

How Moral Weakness Doomed US Middle East Standing

As June 2021 comes to a close, the US just finished bombing militia units, part of the Iraqi government’s military forces, along its border with Syria. The US mission against these forces deployed against a resurgent ISIS (banned in Russia) is, supposedly, in response to attacks on US forces in Iraq. US forces in Iraq […]

Report: Under Biden, Republicans Mostly Disgusted with U.S. Moral Values, Democrat Optimism ‘All Time High’

Under the transfer of power to the Biden Administration in 2021, public opinion about the state of moral values in the U.S. has hit all-time lows and highs along party lines. The overall national opinion of moral values in the U.S. has only worsened slightly this year, though according to a study from Gallup released […]

Israel losing the war of moral awakening

Israel losing the war of moral awakening – Tehran%20Times The recent war between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza has raised many questions. Foremost among them is the question of why after 73 years of occupation, Israel cannot live with its Palestinians citizens and residents inside Israel proper and in the occupied territories.  Israel, which […]

Waters: Gaza Has “Moral Obligation to Resist the Occupation” Against Israel

Former Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters said in a May 13 interview with the Russian state-funded RT that Palestinians in Gaza have a “moral obligation to resist the occupation” against Israel. The RT host told Waters that the Israeli position on the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in East Jerusalem involving the potential eviction of six Palestinian […]

WHO Chief: Rich Nations Vaccinating Kids Is ‘Moral Catastrophe’ Amid Global Shot Shortage

The head of the World Health Organization issued a strongly worded plea to wealthy nations on Friday: Giving COVID-19 vaccines to children is a “moral catastrophe” as front-line health care workers and vulnerable populations in many countries lack access to the life-saving shots. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus urged richer nations to donate their vaccines to countries […]

FULL (OF IT) Benjamin bla bla blah Fulford – 5/10/2021 – Without a Moral Compass the West Cannot Win

FULL ARTICLE Benjamin Fulford 5-10-21… “Without a Moral Compass the West Cannot Win”Posted on May 13, 2021 by kauilapele Full weekly report from Ben. I’m also continuing to remember that it is helpful, at this moment, to remain free from envisioning “fear scenarios”, rather envisioning the Light entering and cleansing each person on this planet. […]

Israel, Hamas and our vicious internal rupture: An attempt at moral clarity

From across our southern border, an Islamic terrorist organization is firing hundreds of rockets indiscriminately across half or more of the country, in the current phase of its ongoing declared effort to remove the world’s only majority Jewish state from our biblical homeland. Inside Israel, Arab and Jewish extremist thugs are attacking arbitrary members of […]

Without a Moral Compass the West Cannot Win | Updated

Without a Moral Compass the West Cannot Win Weekly Geo-Political News and Analysis / Benjamin Fulford The West is losing the war for Planet Earth because it no longer represents good and currently has incompetent criminal leadership. The West many of us grew up in represented democracy, human rights, wealth, and progress. It now represents […]

Maher: The Left Has Become the Party of ‘Moral Panics’ the Way the Right Was

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher lamented that “woke kids on campus decided to be all the worst parts of a Southern Baptist,” and the left has become “the party of speech codes and blacklists and moral panics and demanding some TV show had to go.” Maher said, “Republicans can’t spend […]

The moral courage of Isi Leibler

April 16, 2021 by Melanie Phillips – JNS.org Read on for article The death in Jerusalem of Isi Leibler at the age of 86 has robbed the Jewish world of one of its towering figures at a time when it is particularly ill-equipped for such a loss. Isi Leibler Leibler, who was head of the […]

Do We Have the Moral Fitness to Survive?

Ron Wieczorek AtSprrifl rnSu4 uamttma 1ddn:po21d AnsaoMurnamed  · The Moral Fitness To SurviveApril 3 (EIRNS)—Increasingly, around the world, nations and individuals are asking if the United States, the Western world generally, has the moral fitness to survive. NATO is mobilizing forces for a war with Russia, and declaring itself no longer an “Atlantic” defense institution, but a global force that will […]

If we fail to remember our past, we forfeit the moral claim to be remembered

  The Jewish people’s commitment to memory and commemoration has always been a foundational value. Whereas we always strive to reach the furthest heights, we never forget the depths from which we had to arise anew throughout our tremulous history. As a nation and a civilization, we not only understand the sacred oath to remember […]

Faced with ICC Investigation, Apartheid Israel Asserts Moral Superiority Over The Victims of Its Terror

March 29th, 2021 By Miko Peled Source Having created enemies by its own criminal behavior, Israel then claims the right to protect itself from the very people it alienated through these criminal acts. TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — Israel’s army chief of staff, General Aviv Kochavi, recently commented on the International Criminal Court (ICC) decision to investigate Israel for […]

Biden: Throwing ‘Kids in Cages’ Is Now ‘Moral and Humane’

The Biden administration has flipped the narrative on detaining children in migrant facilities at the border. During President Trump’s term, the White House was sharply criticized for making use of migrant detention centers to house unaccompanied children. You can unsubscribe any time. By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Use. Democrats and their mainstream […]

There’s no moral justification for another COVID lockdown in Israel

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Moral Absolutism and Cancel Culture – What changed and why?

There are now calls to erase Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss, from the lexicon because in the 1920s and 1930s, he was a racist by today’s standards. Furthermore, a supposed study, which I cannot find anywhere, claims that his children’s books are also racist. Except for cartoony stylized “coolies,” the only strong example of this […]

The Moral High Ground Cannot Replace Foreign Policy

Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – A month after taking office, US President Joe Biden has decided to stop sitting on the sidelines in the Middle East. However, it is not Iran — the aggressive force seeking to destabilize the region — that Washington has it its sights, […]

Where’s your god now? Study finds atheists no less moral than believers

A recent series of surveys found numerous areas of overlap in the morality of believers and the non-religious, but also distinguished key differences in terms of group identity versus individuality in guiding people’s morality. Psychologist Tomas Stahl found that both the religious and atheists share a great deal of common morality, but added that while […]

Gaining Moral and Ethical Clarity Through the Challenges of Drinking on Purim

Throughout many cultures and religions, we find certain days on the calendar commemorated by a certain degree of “escapism.” On these days, actions that typically would be deemed as abnormal are embraced as the norm, often leading to behavior that can approach chaos or even lawlessness. In the greater world, “carnival culture” gives people the […]

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