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Code of Conduct

Jefferson's Canons of Conduct

Bill Halamandaris | Posted 06.14.2015 | Healthy Living
Bill Halamandaris

In 1825, Jefferson sent his grandson a letter, listing a "Decalogue of Canons for observation in practical life." To mark his birthday, Jefferson's canons of conduct are copied here...

The Blood Sacrifice of Sergeant Bergdahl

Matthew Hoh | Posted 06.01.2015 | Politics
Matthew Hoh

As President Ghani arrived with his hand out in Washington, the quid pro quo of course being the propping up of his regime for the propping up of the Lie of the Goodness of the Afghan War, Sergeant Bergdahl was tossed to the crowd.

Are We Teaching Millennials to Be Amoral?

Christopher B. Nelson | Posted 05.17.2015 | Education
Christopher B. Nelson

This is why I don't believe McBrayer has it right. The Common Core standards get almost everything wrong when it comes to educational policy, but not because they inculcate moral relativism.

Williams-Yulee Is Not About Free Speech, It's About Judicial Integrity

Yael Bromberg | Posted 03.21.2015 | Politics
Yael Bromberg

The Supreme Court is hearing a case tomorrow that threatens to further politicize the bench at a time of skyrocketing spending in judicial races.

Sport and Society for Arete: The NFL, Women and Sport

Richard Crepeau | Posted 11.05.2014 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Roger Goodell is the commissioner of the most popular professional sports league in the United States. This week he demonstrated just how much he learned at the feet of his predecessors, Paul Tagliabue and especially Pete Rozelle.

Putting Credibility Into a Code of Conduct

David Isenberg | Posted 03.30.2013 | Business
David Isenberg

Academi is obviously mindful of some of the past controversies its ancestral companies were embroiled in and has taken steps, as much as humanly possible, to make a repeat of such incidents impossible.

Election 2012 Aftermath: How About a Code of Conduct for Elected Officials?

Meryl Ain, Ed.D. | Posted 01.09.2013 | Education
Meryl Ain, Ed.D.

Let's hope that the dismal and negative rhetoric of the campaign is behind us and President Obama will use his leadership mandate to usher in a new era of civility in politics.

A Shadow Across the Soul of the University

Patricia McGuire | Posted 01.06.2013 | College
Patricia McGuire

The scandal at Penn State is a shadow across the soul of the university, a bitter reminder that the president who fails to confront corruption will ultimately fail completely, taking down countless other people as he crashes.

The Devil Is Always in the Details

David Isenberg | Posted 07.25.2012 | Business
David Isenberg

Evidently, the ICoC, to paraphrase Captain Barbossa of the Pirates of Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl movie, is more of a guideline than an actual rule. Welcome aboard the Black PSC, Miss Turner.

Andrea Stone

Drone Industry Issues Code Of Conduct | Andrea Stone | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The group representing the industry that manufactures unmanned drones released its first-ever code of conduct Monday. The Association...

Chapter 12 Redux

David Isenberg | Posted 08.15.2012 | Business
David Isenberg

While ultimately the article proved to lack sufficient corroboration to prove its point the ISOA complaint process could only be called, charitably speaking, laughable.

The Code Is More What You'd Call 'Guidelines'

David Isenberg | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business
David Isenberg

As I've said before, codes of conduct are better than nothing, but lacking enforcement or the means to exact consequences, if the code is violated, not much more so. Let's just say that codes have a certain amount of elasticity.

International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers

David Isenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Isenberg

I had briefly mentioned the International Code of Conduct for Private Security Service Providers when I wrote about the recent IPOA annual summit. Bu...

Code Of Conduct: Trendy New Tattoo Shop Opens In South Loop

Time Out Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

While the retail section in most tattoo shops consists of a few barbells for body piercings and some post-tat lotion, there's more at this new South L...

Afghanistan: A Surge in ROE Education is the First Step

Vivian Gembara | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Vivian Gembara

The ugly issue of the misconduct of some U.S. troops in a war zone must be addressed before sending more soldiers and Marines into Afghanistan.

Watch The Documentary Trailer: Reconciling Homosexuality With Scripture

Towleroad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The folks behind this new documentary about homosexuality and Biblical scripture, seen through the experience of five families, have certainly put tog...