Latest Moral character Stories

2013-08-23 23:17:51

In response to the senseless shooting of Australian Chris Lane and that country’s call for a U.S. boycott on travel, the Peaceful Solution Character Education Incorporated claims their offer of a workable solution remains strong. Abilene, Texas (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 “Getting some moral character into the backbone of our youth is sorely missing,” states Yisrayl Hawkins, founder and author of the Peaceful Solution Character Education Program. “What we need is some character...

2013-04-24 15:38:14

It´s no accident that money obtained through dishonest or illegal means is called “dirty money.” A new study from the University of California, Berkeley, suggests that when people perceive money as morally tainted, they also view it as having less value and purchasing power. Challenging the belief that “all money is green,” and that people will cross ethical boundaries to amass it, social scientists from UC Berkeley and Stanford University have found compelling...

2009-03-03 08:47:48

Study investigates race, gender and morality among children in the real and virtual worldsChildren's moral behavior and attitudes in the real world largely carry over to the virtual world of computers, the Internet, video games and cell phones. Interestingly, there are marked gender and race differences in the way children rate morally questionable virtual behaviors, according to Professor Linda Jackson and her team from Michigan State University in the US. Their research1 is the first...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.