Brief history of the Board of Ethics of the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut and reports of the Board's principal opinions, decisions and other official statements from the inception of the Board in 1965 until June of 2012. These reports cover a broad range of ethical issues facing government officials and employees, volunteers and non-profit agencies, as well as service providers and contractors.
An ambitious Party official (a campaign manager) forever seeks the fast track to political success. At a nomination meeting for a by election in the Arctic North he resorts to a criminal solution affecting an opposing nominee's rights. The victim, a local carver, gives him a carving as a gift and the campaign manager's life is changed forever!
A pair of scientists perform a simple experiment and make not one, but two, earth-shattering discoveries that will transform society as they know it... or will it? It's hard to imagine anything 'better than sex' but this duo found it. Now what?
Eight vignettes, eight episodes of evil. Who really enjoys the pain? Who gains by it? Are we capable of such deeds, or are we simply puppets, dancing at the end of long, invisible strands that both control and savor?
In The Collected Works of John Omni, Mr. Rohrer guides the reader through an inspiring maze of fresh and novel insight, never flagging as a purposeful, forward-looking thread of existential perspectives.
The main point is to argue that suicide ought not automatically to be seen as an expression of despair, but that some people have non-despondent, creative, altruistic, unselfish, or advantageous reasons for doing themselves in. The ancients knew this. Our culture has lost this insight in the meantime. Luft wants to recover it.
How far would you go to tell the truth? Congressman McAdams made a promise to his dying grandfather to always tell the truth. Now he must decide between exposing a national secret or move up the political ladder and stay quiet. He has three days to decide while he sits in jail. Life is not always black and white and besides when is the truth not really the truth? What are your limits?
Questo libro è un'introduzione alla biografia generale e alla prosofia, riflessione post-ontologica sull'origine di ogni darsi eventuale, senza preclusioni ideotiche. Vi è indagato il fondamento del sapere e dell'agire comune a tutti gli esseri umani, provando a rifletterlo in un meta-pensiero adogmatico, aperto al contributo attivo estetico ed etico di ciascuno.