Everyday Ethics

Everyday Ethics

Provocative weekly debate on moral, religious and ethical issues.

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  • Tax Avoidance, Pardons, Global Warming.

    Sun, 8 Feb 15

    49 mins

    21 days remaining

    Big business and tax avoidance - is paying your dues just for the little people? Posthumous pardons - Alan Turing got one, so why not all the gay men who went to prison before the law was changed? And The danger we won't face up to. Global warming. Are we in the last chance saloon?

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  • Held to Ransom 01 FEB 2015

    Sun, 1 Feb 15

    48 mins

    28 days remaining

    On Everyday Ethics with Audrey Carville - paying the price - is it immoral to pay a ransom to hostage takers? The Equal Marriage referendum, will voters in the south back or reject it? And back to Belsen - an archive first hand account from former UUP leader Jim Molyneaux, one of the first Allied soldiers to liberate the camp.

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  • 25 JAN 15 Wealth - is it trickling down?

    Sun, 25 Jan 15

    45 mins

    1 month remaining

    It seems the wealthy wondering if growing inequality now threatens the systems that enriched them. Roisin McAuley discusses why that is and what, if anything, should be done about it. Also - woodland burials come to Northern Ireland, and soes Wolf Hall reflect history or simply the authors preference.

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  • 18 JAN 15: Religious Freedom

    Sun, 18 Jan 15

    50 mins

    1 month remaining

    This week - should all religions be disprespected equally? That's out main debate. Also, the 'man crisis' in the Catholic church - are girl altar servers to blame for falling vocations? And finally - can we put a value on human life?

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