Ethics of the ‘Politician’: Can it be right to do wrong?

The concept of right and wrong is an important ethical dilemma. It allows for further insight into an individual and their moral character on the basis of their interpretation of it. Right and wrong is a spectrum wherein the decisions we make lie. Individuals develop their own concept of right and wrong based on both … Continue reading Ethics of the ‘Politician’: Can it be right to do wrong?

How the Christian Right Influences Policies Affecting the LGBT Community in the United States and How it Has Impacted the Exercise of Their Political Rights and Civil Liberties

The Christian Right and the LGBT Community The Christian Right is a political faction that is characterized by their determined support of socially conservative policies. This religious political faction seeks to influence both politics and public policies on the basis of their Christian belief and teachings. The Christian right “is a broad coalition of pro-family … Continue reading How the Christian Right Influences Policies Affecting the LGBT Community in the United States and How it Has Impacted the Exercise of Their Political Rights and Civil Liberties

The Transgender Community in the United States Prisons Needs Better Access to Healthcare

In the United States the transgender community has a high incarceration rate making up for a significant percentage of imprisoned individuals. Within these prisons, transgender inmates suffer a great deal from discrimination and are denied proper healthcare. This takes place across all the United States. Members of the transgender community need specific healthcare provisions due … Continue reading The Transgender Community in the United States Prisons Needs Better Access to Healthcare

How severe Name and Gender Change Laws promote discrimination towards the Transgender/Transexual community in the United States

In the United States a number of states practice severe Name and Gender Change Laws that perpetuate discrimination towards members of the transgender or transexual community. Unjust aspects of these laws complicate the processes of name and gender changes contributing to transphobia among the general public and gender injustices and inequalities. Regarding the Name Change … Continue reading How severe Name and Gender Change Laws promote discrimination towards the Transgender/Transexual community in the United States

Deepfakes and Cybercrime

Deepfakes? Cybercrime is continuously evolving and progressing simultaneously with the advances in technology. Thanks to these advances, a new and quite frightening trend, called deepfake, has recently surfaced. A deepfake is a media operated software that can take a person's face and place it on another person in an already existing video or image. This … Continue reading Deepfakes and Cybercrime