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The Ethics Consultant #14

Bystander effect?

You’re feeling guilty?

Well, guilt can be healthy. Sometimes it’s the voice of our conscience informing us that we can do better. What are you feeling guilty about?

You watched a riot break out and you feel responsible for the injuries that resulted.

I don’t see why that should be your fault. Was there anything you could have done to prevent the riot?

You’re not sure.

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“Integrity is like the weather; everybody talks about it, but nobody knows what to do about it.” (Professor Stephen L. Carter) We’re here to do something about it. And it all starts with ethics.

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Yonason Goldson

Yonason Goldson

Ethics ninja, keynote and TEDx speaker, recovered hitchhiker, podcast host, and community rabbi at yonasongoldson.com

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