Ethics in Culture

An in-game screenshot of Fallout 4, where a man points a weapon at a zombie.

Evolving Apocalyptic Narratives and the Ethics of Fallout

As our fears about the apocalypse have changed, so have our media depicting them. What do these new forms of media say about morality in a post-apocalyptic environment?
A photo of a coconut on a deserted beach

Lord of the Flies and the Ethics of Genderbending Film Adaptations

William Golding's classic novel will be soon be remade in movie form - only, this time, the people trapped on the island will all be girls.

Snapchat Specatacles and Changing Norms of Privacy

Snapchat has expanded out of your phone and onto your face. After changing their company's name to Snap, Snapchat is now ready for the...

Has Your Newsfeed Hurt Your Mental Health?

On the ethics of viewing violent news on the internet.

Seeing the Olympics

The contradictions inherent in the Olympics make it difficult to reject or embrace completely.

Open Mike Eagle, Race and Getting the Joke

Couching racial differences in understanding alone does little to foster common ground. Here's how hip-hop could change that.