WK2 DB1 response 1 (75 words)
Explain the implications of globalization.
With globalization being a process that allows the world to interact and get closer to each other without being close. Liberalism is explained to be the opinion which has a belief that an increasing level of globalization is not good for the economy. According to this perspective globalization implies that the richer become and continue to exploit the poor and get richer and on the other hand the poorer continues to being exploited and get even poorer than the normally are.
Identify at least two ethical issues that go along with the global societal topic you have chosen for your final essay.
Besides being that we humans and are made of 70% water, the global water shortage affects all whom populate the earth. Water is the foundation for many of our food and plant sources which makes water and water supplies valuable. This becomes a ethical issue when we do not have water to wash in, drink etc. Like Flint Michigan crisis when they switched water being pumped from Detroit to the Flint River with the rising levels of lead found in the water this wasn’t a global issues but a city issues at the same time it was seen around the world. The global water shortage is a worldwide, animal, and plant wide issue.
Explain how globalization contributes to or affects these ethical dilemmas.
Globalizations affects the production and consumption of items in our day to day lives, it also affects our culture and the environment. Which ties ins to climate change, pollution and our water resources.
Propose solutions to these ethical dilemmas that are feasible financially, socially, and culturally.
We have set goals to clean up sanitation and water ways however these goals are not being met and millions of people live without clean water. We should ensure that groups that do not have a voice are spoken for and provision are made to ensure that we can get water to them and the regions they live in. Create changes and strict dumping and pollution fines for companies and individual. To ensure what fresh water ways we have left stay fresh for generations to come.
Bhargava, V. K. (2006). Introduction to global issues. In V. K. Bhargava (Ed.), Global issues for global citizens: An introduction to key development challenges,1-22. Retrieved from http://ebookcentral.proquest.com (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
The Flint water crisis: A loss of trust. (2018, June 17). Retrieved from https://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-flint-water-crisis-a-loss-of-trust/