ON-LINE VIDEO LINKS FOR ETHICS AND MORAL EDUCATION

ON-LINE VIDEO LINKS FOR ETHICS AND MORAL EDUCATION

These are arranged according to areas of applied ethics. The initial listing is embryonic and indicative. The expectation is that it will increase every week and month as it draws on experience of interested site-users across the world.

Users are encouraged to suggest additional links which they consider helpful for moral education. Please send them to info@moralcapital.info indicating the categories to which each suggestion belongs:

  • AREA OF APPLIED ETHICS
                        Animals
                        Conflict, war and peace
                        Crime and punishment
                        Discrimination
                        Economics
                        Environment
                        Gender
                        Health
                        Race
                        Religion
                        Sexual behaviour
                        Sport
                       

  • CONTEXT    nursery and infant  NI

                         older children          C
                         young adults           YA
                         teachers                  T
                         researchers             R
                         general interest       GI
     

ANIMALS

Is it ever right to experiment on animals? http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01zmz7p  (10 mins)

Is it morally acceptable to kill animals for food? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HAMk_ZYO7g&list=PLtKNX4SfKpzWO2Yjvkp-hMS0gTI948pIS  (9 mins)

Positive and negative effects of hunting http://study.com/academy/lesson/positive-negative-effects-of-hunting.html  (20 mins) sample high school lesson –purchase necessary for full access

Speciesism https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEVYaAtXDe0  (2 mins) An assertion of animal rights

Animal rights universal declaration? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2egxJ1YYKF4  (4 mins)

Animal rearing for traditional medicines  https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=DKVWfQrut-k  (30 mins) Al Jazeera report on changing Chinese attitudes.

A Vegan view of leather  http://www.peta.org/videos/cows-took-skin-back/  (1 min)

Blessing of the Animals http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/5/#32743  (5 mins) St Francis of Assisi then and now

 

CONFLICT, WAR AND PEACE

General
Is war increasing or diminishing?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NbuUW9i-mHs  (6 mins)

War and human nature
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2NIgqS47m5k  (10.5 mins)

10 talks on achieving peace http://www.ted.com/playlists/22/the_road_to_peace  (5 – 20 mins) Topics include Afghanistan, Palestine, Pakistan; non-violent action;  being son of a terrorist; playing World Peace Game

The meaning of peace in the Qur’an http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/4/#33083  (4 mins)

Arms trade

When is it right to go to war?
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01zmnr8 (10 mins)

https://iai.tv/video/the-morality-of-war Are we responsible for protecting western values? A panel of four discuss the relevance of morality in foreign affairs. (50 mins)

Specific conflicts

Crusades
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HProiNnmGwI  (25 mins) An Arab perspective

Iraq
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQPlREDW-Ro  (5 mins)

Israel-Palestine
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1wo2TLlMhiw  (12 mins) History
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ceCOhdgRBoc  (26 mins) Lobby by Young
          Friends of Israel

Vietnam
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=edUdMAgPNvg  (4.5 mins) A first look
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=13vuJrwpZgQ  (2.5 mins) Conscientious
          objection to the draft

Terrorism

2001 Attack on Twin Towers  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/remembering-911   (4.5
          mins) What actually happened?

2005 Bombs on London bus and tube http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/77 (10 mins)
          Retrospective after 10 years.

Extremist or terrorist?  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/extremists  (10 min) 2 men
          fighting over the difference

Religion’s role in the face of terrorism  http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/19/#28019  (9 mins)

http://www.ted.com/talks/gordon_brown_on_global_ethic_vs_national_interest  (17 mins) With reference to economics, the environment and more generally where does the priority lie – nationally or globally?

Weapons

Arms trade http://www.ted.com/talks/samantha_nutt_the_real_harm_of_the_global_arms_trade 
          (14 mins)
Remote controlled weaponry
          http://www.ted.com/talks/pw_singer_on_robots_of_war  (16 mins) use of
          robots and drones in warfare
Non-lethal weapons http://www.ted.com/talks/stephen_coleman_the_moral_dangers_of_non_lethal_weapons  (18 mins) Moral issues in use ofweapons such as tear gas, pepper spray and
          taser.           
                   

CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

Criminal responsibility  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/criminal-make  (5 mins)
          Psychological determinants of criminal behaviour and individual; freedom and
          responsibility

Some factual claims regarding the death penalty  http://www.factslides.com/s-Death-Penalty

Death Row http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/explorer/videos/death-row/  (3.5
          mins)

What are the rights and wrongs of the death penalty?
          http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01zmps1  (10 mins)

 

DISCRIMINATION & HUMAN RIGHTS:

What counts as discrimination? http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com/archive  
          Crash Course Philosophy 41 Punchy lecture presentation

Refugees
Responding to boat refugees http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/god-boat  (5mins) film
          clips from Greek island of Lesbos

Being a refugee: http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/refugee (12 mins) On your own in a
          strange land Short drama presentation

Moral issues in Europe’s migrant crisis  http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/15/#29286  (7 mins) Stretching the capacity of immediate neighbours.

Seeking asylum   http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/fighting-suppression (5 min)
          Oppression in Burma?


ECONOMICS

Defining poverty https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=U5qig9HIJ7k  (3.5 mins)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BoyioIdhAmg  (5.5 mins)

The link between extreme weather and extreme poverty
http://www.worldbank.org/en/news/video/2016/11/14/breaking-the-link-between-extreme-weather-and-extreme-poverty

Creating ethical cultures in business
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wzicXbnmllc  (8 mins)

Pay day lending  http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/2016/06/03/august-28-2015-payday-lenders/26860/  (8.5 mins)  Report from Alabama


ENVIRONMENT
Some factual claims about sustainable development  http://www.factslides.com/s-Sustainable-Development

http://www.ted.com/talks/james_hansen_why_i_must_speak_out_about_climate_change  (18mins)  The moral force of evidence

Biodiversity https://www.scientificamerican.com/video/where-trade-threatens-biodiversity  (4 mins)

http://www.factslides.com/s-Sustainable-Development

Dumping of waste  http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/explorer/videos/death-by-zip-code/  (4 mins)  Death from where you live

                   

GENDER               

How does gender stereotyping affect boys and girls? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyFKYc4aTVI  (15 mins)

Barriers to women being equal to men
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ayj9EVc2ZLI  (45 mins)

Sexualisation of woman in media
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebIKsjg6m9w  (8 mins)

Commercial sexualisation of children
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTrE8bkWWFI  (8 mins)

Lands, Houses of Widows Stolen by Relatives in Zimbabwe https://www.hrw.org/
          (4 mins)

Lesbian, Gay. Bi-sexual and Transgender rights becoming mainstream
http://www.petertatchellfoundation.org/videos   (65 mins)

 

HEALTH & MEDICAL ISSUES

Abortion

What actually happens when you have an abortion?
 aids, euthanasia, IVF, suicide

Some facts https://m.youtube.com/watch?v+vWKqe  and comments

Freedom of choice to abort http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/world-without-abortion  (5.5 mins) Why it’s right to be able to have an abortion

Why it should be illegal to abort  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/pro-life-vs-pro-choice 
(3.5 mins)

Some different cultural/religious views on abortion  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/culture-and-abortion  (4 mins)

Pro-voice rather than Pro-life or Pro-choice http://www.ted.com/talks/aspen_baker_a_better_way_to_talk_about_abortion  (11 mins)

Addiction

A global story http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/funding-slavery  (4 mins)

The medical context https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ao8L-0nSYzg (6 mins)

Antibiotics http://www.who.int/mediacentre/events/2016/wha69/topical-discussions/en/  (30 mins)  Anti-microbial resistance as discussed at World Health Organisation 2016 Confereence on the Social Good

Digital addiction http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/7/#29965   (7.5 mins)  Taking a break.

Bio-engineering

Advances in genetic engineering
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jAhjPd4uNFY  (16 mins)

The need for ground rules  http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_root_wolpe_it_s_time_to_question_bio_engineering  (20 mins) The need for ground rules in bio-engineering

The ethics of gene testing http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/18/#26356  (6 mins)

Bioethics https://iai/tv/video/owning-ourselves Are our bodies our property? A four-way philosophical debate in bioethics (42 mins)

Birth Control
The challenge of overpopulation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QsBT5EQt348  (10 mins)

Death

Living with dead bodies for weeks http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/magazine/160311-ngm-indonesian-death-ritual  (4 mins)

Looking at the fact that we will die http://www.ted.com/talks/peter_saul_let_s_talk_about_dying   (14 mins)

Euthanasia 

http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/euthanasia-playing-god   (4 mins) Friends arguing
          about assisted suicide

Gene patenting

http://www.ted.com/talks/tania_simoncelli_should_you_be_able_to_patent_a_human_gene   (18 mins) The ethics of DNA patenting

Organ donation

http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/their-shoes-lee-and-lucy  (4 mins) Consent form

Suicide
                   

RACE

Doll test  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tkpUyB2xgTM  (9 mins)

Black and shopping  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yAkDHuimJRc  (8 mins)

How racist are you? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6MYHBrJIIFU  (45 mins)

Black History before Slavery https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJy2oh3E_Xo (63 mins)

https://podcasts.ox.ac.uk/lessons-truth-and-reconciliation-process-21st-century-challenges  (75 mins) Desmond Tutu lecture + discussion, applying process of overcoming apartheid to conflict resolution in Middle East

Denying the Holocaust http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/5/#32763   (3.5 mins)

 

RELIGION

World Parliament of Religions http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/21/#27558  (2 mins)  Focus of 2015 conference

Religion and politics  http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/video/page/13/#29636  (7.5 mins) A former US senator – and Christian – reflects on a major change in what is regarded as normal.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVWOst7CfQs  (15.5 mins) Palestinians: Would you marry a Jew? 

SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR

Collection of documentaries http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/original-sin-sex/video-gallery   Clips and full length indexed as ‘Original Sin’

Rape  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/rape-human-nature (3mins)Is it ‘only human nature after all’?

Prostitution  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/paying-sex  (3 mins) What’s involved in the client-prostitute relationship

Life as a prostitute  http://www.truetube.co.uk/film/life-prostitute  (7 mins) One woman’s experience

A Muslim argues for freedom to punish homosexual activity.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkJcBVX_0vI  (10 mins)

SPORT

Sport as a vehicle for moral education? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UHEntRq9k20  (8 mins)

Sport – an Integrity Test
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cW8LBJxLPG0  (4 mins)

Winning with integrity. Leadership in sports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX4Nvd8olx4  (75 mins)

Business and Ethics in Sports
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0EJmWo3qHCk  (75 mins)

Sport – Gender Issues
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXhQDB-_dJ4  (3mins)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luadmO7Cugc  (5 mins)

Sport – Sexualisation of female athlete
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DveUbzcBe0A  (7 mins)

Sport – documentary on Female in media coverage
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVqHsMP-GTM  (57 mins)

Sponsorship and cheating in sport
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gDtI__EoVoE  (5 mins) 

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