Everyday Ethics

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Provocative weekly debate on moral, religious and ethical issues. From BBC Radio Ulster
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Doomed from the start?

February 17, 2019 - 10:55
Sir Harry Burns on how childhood traumas can affect us from cradle to grave

Unconscious Bias

February 10, 2019 - 11:00
Is it healthier to acknowledge our biases rather than pretend they don't exist?

Normal today, embarrassing tomorrow?

February 3, 2019 - 10:54
How will the values of 2019 be perceived in 2100?

The Ethics of Eating

January 13, 2019 - 10:46
Should we give up eating and wearing animal products and become vegan?

The Churches and the challenges they face in 2019

January 6, 2019 - 11:09
The challenges facing the four main Churches in N. Ireland in 2019

Once a Year Christians?

December 30, 2018 - 10:00
What can be done to attract more people to church once the Christmas rush is over?

A Crisis of Care?

December 23, 2018 - 12:20
After abuse revelations at Muckamore and Dunmurry care homes, have we failed the most vulnerable people in our society?

Medical Ethics and, Shakespeare - a closet Catholic?

December 16, 2018 - 11:20
Should we put aside ethics to seek medical breakthroughs? Also, was Shakespeare a rebel?

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70

December 9, 2018 - 11:20
70 years after the Universal Declaration of Human Rights - what are rights in 2018?

A Waste of Space?

December 2, 2018 - 10:51
Is space exploration essential or would the cash be better spent fixing earth's problems?

Is Cash King for Aid?

November 25, 2018 - 10:58
Is cash the best medicine for Africa's ills? A fascinating experiment into how effective different types of aid programmes actually are. And touching the skies and maybe heaven too - Van Morrison's Astral Weeks is fifty years old, this week.

Making Friends of Enemies

November 18, 2018 - 11:04
How life as a Christian minister can lead to some unlikely friendships

How the Great War shaped our World

November 11, 2018 - 11:17
How does the First World War continue to shape our idea of our past, present and future?

Time to celebrate peace?

November 4, 2018 - 11:52
Why is peace in N.I. not celebrated more? Is it because we're still not at peace with ourselves and our neighbours?