moral responsibility

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But before my God I never meant it to turn out as it did; though I admit and have always admitted that my moral responsibility is but little if any the less on that account.
They complacently assumed a necessary progress towards which they had no moral responsibility.
20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans are more concerned than ever about the damage to our climate, and feel a moral responsibility to protect the health and wellbeing of their families and future generations with solutions.
We have moral responsibility towards the brotherly Libyan people, because the security of Algeria and Tunisia is the security of Libya," Baccouche told a joint news conference with his Algerian counterpart Ramtane Lamamra in Algiers.
As a determinist, I was in total agreement with Vir Narain ("Determinism, Free Will, and Moral Responsibility," Philosophically Speaking, N/D 2014) right up to the last paragraph, when he undid his finely honed thesis.
Stoyanova, chair of the parliamentary budget committee, urged the managerial board of Bulgaria's Central Bank (BNB) to assume the moral responsibility for the problems of Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB).
Goodin, a world-renowned political philosopher, develop in their book nuanced definitions of complicity and similar terms, offer an original account of moral responsibility for complicity, and apply their account to two cases of complicity in some depth (to aid organizations in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo after the Rwandan genocide and to physicians' role in torture).
Have you ever heard of the president or the secretary or the treasurer of a federation resigning, taking moral responsibility of a team's debacle, like Union ministers do in adversity?
I am not reconsidering my decision to withdraw my resignation My decision has not been taken in a wave of emotion; it was my moral responsibility to take this ecision and I want to request the people to understand this," he said.
In the course of defending this line, it becomes necessary to establish what counts as an account of moral responsibility and to flesh out Aristotle's view, which Echenique calls ethical ascription, in detail.
We all feel saddened by the events in the Philippines and it is our moral responsibility to contribute, at this time of need, to help the distressed," said Ramee Grand general manager Salvatore Romano.
Vankovska concludes that the problem is among the people from the "structures," and the political and moral responsibility of the people in charge of these sectors/institutions.