Social Media and Democracy
As social media’s impact on democracy has come into focus, many of the largest platforms have reacted with changes to their handling of political ads – and there’s little agreement on who’s right. Ethics Center staff and scholars unpack some of the many related ethical dilemmas.
The Ethics of “Giving People a Voice” and Political Advertising on Facebook
Alright, Don’t Ban Political Ads, but Can We Disable Likes and Shares?
Speech Versus Reach; Voice Versus Virtue: Understanding the Difference is Key to Facebook’s Democratic Role
Weaponization of Social Media by Authoritarian States
Culture Assessment Practice
This new set of free materials recommends approaches to evaluating culture for ethics within companies and other types of organizations. The materials are primarily for members of an organization’s leadership team, including human resources and legal, but designed to engage a cross-section of leaders from various disciplines.
Ann Skeet, senior director of Leadership Ethics, interviews a whistleblower in the Theranos case.More »
Perspectives on the News
News coverage of impeachment should be framed in terms of national solidarity.
Nonprofits need to incorporate ethical analysis into gift acceptance processes.