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A group where philosophical, political, religious and ideological discourse about morality and ethics is done.

DA-Ethics

This group is for uploads of an ethical nature- anything that deals with a moral or ethical issue will be accepted here. This can include articles on issues such as abortion, war or human rights, stamps with an ethical message, philosophical articles or even political cartoons, as long as they have some connection with an ethical message.

“What is ethics”?

Ethics is the study of morality/virtue and certain issues of value, such as the value of the “good life” and forming a good society. It often crosses over with philosophy and politics.

There are three branches of ethics:

Meta-ethics is the question of “what is morality? Where does morality come from?”. Logically speaking, it should be the first question anybody considers when considering morality- it is prior to normative ethics, in the sense that if morality is non-existent or comes from nowhere, then normative ethics seems pointless.

Normative ethics is the question of “how?” in morality- it involves forming and studying systems of morality. Normative ethics studies ethical systems like deontological ethics, Kantian ethics, utilitarianism, consequentialism, etc.

Applied ethics refers to the activity of studying ethical issues (such as abortion, war or euthanasia for example) and of applying certain normative ethical principles to certain ethical issues.

Categories of which you can upload are:

Abortion
Animal rights
Human rights and discrimination
War and military ethics
Euthanasia and bioethics
Environmental ethics
Business ethics
Sexual ethics
Feminism and women’s rights
Humanism
Religion/atheism/agnosticism
Political and social issues
Science issues
Tolerance
Philosophical
Miscellaneous
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3D4D Featured By Owner Feb 24, 2014  Student General Artist
you know about the CIA?
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Same-side Featured By Owner Jan 13, 2013   Writer
Honest question:

People already abort on a gender-selective basis (usually in preference to males). If scientists ever find a gay gene, do you think that parents might abort on an orientation-selective basis? If so, do you think members of the LGBTQIA community should be pro-life?
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Nadroj21 Featured By Owner Nov 8, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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fmr0 Featured By Owner Oct 24, 2012
thank you so much for accepting my submissions! :D
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ephemeral-d Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thanks for accepting

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BronzeLion Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012   General Artist
Glad to be on board.

DOMINUS vobiscum.
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skulkey Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2012  Professional Digital Artist
thanks for affiliating with #DAPoliticalForumClub! :)
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Verixas92 Featured By Owner Aug 21, 2012
No problem!
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puddelbal Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2012
Stavros Dimas and the new European auto legislation. [link]
This is a new group, so I thought I'd help out with blog entries. :heart:
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Verixas92 Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2012
It is appreciated!

You could write a journal if you would like- go ahead.

I'll check out the link! ;)
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