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Cities index ranks London, Tokyo and New York as most sustainable - As the urbanisation process accelerates around the world, cities - both old and new - face major global challenges. These range from economic downturns and changing demographic trends, to deepening...
Story:theguardian.com

Food fraud: the dangerous allergens lurking in the supply chain - Food allergy is an adverse immunologic reaction to food proteins. In the UK, about 1-2% of adults and 5-8% of children are reported to have a diagnosed food allergy. Many more worry about allergy a...
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IPCC's out: our agricultural road map - This is the first of two posts focusing on what the IPCC report suggests about global food security, and in its wake, what innovative agricultural solutions we are developing to counter the effects...
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One-third of Beijing pollution comes from outside the city, figures show - Around one-third of the air pollution in Chinas smog-hit capital comes from outside the city, official media reported on Wednesday, citing a pollution watchdog. Chen Tian, chief of the Beijing Env...
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The shirt on your back: the human cost of the Bangladeshi garment industry - The shirt on your back: the human cost of the Bangladeshi garment industry How did the clothes youre wearing get to you Guardian journalists trace the lifecycle of the shirt on your back via the ...
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Is a transparent fashion industry possible? - live chat - On a sabbatical from the fashion industry in Southern India, Hugo Bosss former art director, Bruno Pieters saw how local people knew the stories behind their clothes - they understood where their ...
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The selective awareness of Wisdom 2.0- Nor did this years conference contain any talks or workshops on gentrification, despite this issue being front and center in San Francisco at the time. In the months prior to Wisdom 2.0, a series ...
Story:opendemocracy.net

Education Update:Wake-Up Call:Honest A's: Taking an Ethical Stance on Cheating- Its easy to cheat these days in high school, with students linked to mobile technology and slackers looking for novel ways to cut corners. One student texts a friend with answers for next periods...
Story:ascd.org

Ethical Decision-Making Webinar Part II: Exploring Additional Case Studies- Ethical decision-making webinars are free, highly interactive, case-based webinars led by CFA Institute staff that provide participants with the framework to analyze situations from an ethics persp...
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Leader’s Code of Conduct- Lowell Cooper challenges leaders to establish a code of conduct that models integrity and ethical behavior. Podcast (audio-podcast): Download (Duration: 24:28 - 17.1MB)
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CBC News - Treatment of farm livestock: Deciding what's ethical- Most producers of beef, pork and chicken would agree that their livestock should be raised as humanely as possible, industry experts say. But defining what constitutes ethical treatment can be diff...
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Did the Rana Plaza factory disaster change your fashion buying habits? - Victims of the Rana Plaza factory collapse died making clothes sold in western high street stores. 28 brands have been linked to the factory complex including Primark, Matalan, Benetton, Bonmarché,...
Story:theguardian.com

HELLO YOU CREATIVES - Great little short by P.E.T.A (People eating tasty animals) Oh. Peoples Ethical Treatment of Animals. 
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me&i : ethical and gorgeous - Photography, Art and Writing- Whilst browsing my favourite local Twitter hashtag #BeckBromFL I came across a brand I had never heard of, through local rep Mari. The brand is me&i, a Swedish based clothing company founded by mum...
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Running an Ethical Yoga Business « Yoga Teacher Training Blog-teacher-training.org - Yoga, which was originally practiced for spiritual purposes, has rapidly become known as one of the most popular forms of exercise. We may not see it as an exercise, but try explaining that to the ...
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Brilliant Earth Customer Experience Associate in San Francisco , CA- Brilliant Earth is one of the fastest growing ecommerce jewelers in the world, and the leader in ethical origin fine jewelry. Founded in 2005, we have been featured in Newsweek, Glamour, the Today ...
Story:aftercollege.com

5 ways to fight spin - Spin works. Negative campaigns work. We want to watch the train wrecks. Were more interested in "conscious uncoupling than in whats going on in North Korea or in Russia. Of course PR has a perce...
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Rio Tinto heavily blamed by protesters over 41 mine worker deaths - Protesters and unions from around the world heavily criticise mining company Rio Tinto on Tuesday over alleged lapses in safety leading to the deaths of 41 people and a string of claimed environmen...
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Rising activist deaths are a symptom of our global environmental crisis - This week the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) confirmed what 99.9% of those who work on environmental issues already knew: we need to change something pretty drastic if we want to ...
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UN urges huge increase in green energy to avert climate disaster - David Camerons commitment to the green agenda will come under the fiercest scrutiny yet this week when top climate-change experts will warn that only greater use of renewable energy - including wi...
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Qatar, Dubai and Russia: construction industry must step up on human rights - This time last year, Pete Pattisson, a freelance journalist and filmmaker based in Nepal, began a daily journey to Katmandu airport. There he watched a steady stream of coffins arriving from across...
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How consumers can track products at the touch of a smartphone button - Consumers want to buy healthy, quality food. They want to know where it comes from, who the producer is and how it arrived on their table: in short, they want to understand the food supply chain in...
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Extractive industries: will they ever publish what they pay? - Ramesh Agrawal, a small-town internet café owner in central India, never intended to become a campaigner. But his home state of Chhattisgarh is home to almost one fifth of the countrys coal reserv...
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Study: Giving Employees More Coffee Leads To More Ethical Workplace Behavior – Consumerist- A new study, which was published in the March issue of Journal of applied Psychology, found that two cups of caffeinated coffee can help sleep-deprived workers resist the unethical influence of hig...
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Coffee can help workers avoid unethical behavior, new study says - Fortune Management- FORTUNE -- As if you needed another reason to run out for another cappuccino, along comes a new study by three university professors suggesting that caffeine may help make the sleep-deprived more h...
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Confronting ethical permissibility in anima... [Theor Med Bioeth. 2014] - PubMed - NCBI- A common assumption in the selection of nonhuman animal subjects for research and the approval of research is that, if the risks of a procedure are too great for humans, and if there is a so-called...
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Autonomous car ethics - Self-driving cars could reduce human errors that cause accidents, but crashes will still happen. Transportation research scientist Noah Goodall discusses whether cars can be programmed to make ethi...
Story:cbc.ca

Ethics, Health and Death 2.0: the low-Coste But High-Voltage Innovation Blog: Love sequencing? Love DNA? Support collaborations and ethical data sharing tools for genetics!"- Far better than this too average and girly blog! "Some comments and analysis from the exciting and fast moving world of Genomics. This blog focusses on next-generation sequencing and microarray tec...
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What Is Brain Death? - Brain death is a tragic topic where neuroscience, ethics and philosophy collide. Two recent cases have sent this sensitive and thorny issue once again into the media spotlight. Last November, 14 we...
Story:wired.com

Carter Center Donors: The Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation- The Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation Featured September 2011 The Carter Center is honored to recognize the continued generosity of the Alwaleed Bin Talal Foundation for its 2011 gift of U.S. $500,000 ...
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As state senator, Davis voted on bills that aided clients- AUSTIN - When Wendy Davis chose to work for local government agencies as a lawyer, she promised she would "not represent anyone on any issues that came before the state. But Davis, the state senat...
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Practices of a Bodhisattva: The Six Paramitas- Buddhist teachings refer to a set of six interrelated virtues called the transcending perfections, or paramitas-benevolent generosity, ethical discipline, forbearing patience, joyous perseverence, ...
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Atheists: The Origin of the Species - @theosthinktank - Theos Think Tank- Atheists: The Origin of the Species by Nick Spencer Monday 12th May, 6 for 6.30pm.  77 Great Peter Street, London, SW1P 2EZ Join Nick Spencer and the Theos team for an evening of discussion around ...
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Allan Dollison Admits to Forgery, Ethical Screw-Ups but Says He's a New Person Now - Image of Dollisons campaign launch from Facebook. When Allan Dollison launched his campaign for district attorney three months ago, he made a point of addressing what he called "a mistake hed ma...
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Scottish foreign policy will see world through a more ‘ethical lens’- Mr Vickery said: "A Yes vote in September could create an opportunity for Scotland to join the ranks of those many small states around the world that, with no illusions of grandeur, prefer to view ...
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Your Fabulous People Tree Summer Fashion Edit with Exclusive EH Discount - Ethical Hedonist-hedonist.com - People Tree Exclusive  Your Fabulous  Summer Fashion Edit with Exclusive EH Discount Click here for an exclusive 15% off all full price People Tree clothing! People Tree  is the fashion mavens bes...
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Deal of the Day: Exclusive 30% off Natural Nail Polish Remover - Ethical Hedonist-hedonist.com - To get your amazing 30% off discount, just visit the website www.freshtherapies.com and enter EHSPRING at the checkout! Amazingly, despite the very crowded organic and natural beauty marketplace, n...
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Making an Ethical Easter Basket - Easter is a holiday of rebirth and new beginnings-an opportunity to wipe the slate clean and strengthen your resolve to focus on what really matters. What better way to begin anew than to make a co...
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Come To The Most Magical Rococo Chocolate Tasting & Perfume Voyage! - Ethical Hedonist-hedonist.com - Come To The Most Magical Rococo Chocolate Tasting &  Perfume Voyage from Mughal India to Persia Ethical Hedonist Magazine, Rococo Chocolates and Jamal London invite you on a sensory and olfactory m...
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Braintree- Our ethical fashion collections are made from beautiful organic and sustainable fabrics, good on the environment and good on you too. Our womens clothing range includes exclusively designed dresses...
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Ethical Beer Embodied- I have been talking a lot about New Belgium Brewing since it recently arrived in Alberta. A few weeks ago I did my CBC column on it (sorry, no tape or link), and last week a Vue column was publishe...
Story:onbeer.org

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