It is hard to protect the elephants since they are large targets in the wild To

It is hard to protect the elephants since they are

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abilities to protect themselves so that they would not be hunted by the hunters. It is hard to protect the elephants since they are large targets in the wild. To prevent the elephants been hunted, training elephants could be effective. The problem of being extinct could be solved under the consequentialism in this case. The Ethics of Justice The combatants of the “ivory war” are Bafta award-winning actor Tom Hardy, Tshekedi Khama, the Botswanan Minister of Environment and a crack team from Botswanan Defense Force. The motif is the ethics of justice. Under the ethics of justice, every life is equal and every life deserve their rights. Elephants and rhinoceros should have their rights to live in the planet but not to be killed and used. Tom Hardy, Tshekedi Khama and the crack team maintain the justice by protecting these wild animals. They make their efforts on protecting the wild animals
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THE PURE IVORY 6 and perform the justice in the planet. It is unfair to use the weapon to kill the wild animals and get profit from them. Especially for elephants and rhinoceros, which would likely to be extinctive. Although the situation is hard, they would try to bring the justice to the wild animals. Virtue Ethics Tony Fitzjohn, a Tanzanian conservationist, advices that people should educate the next generation about anti-poaching. Children as the next generation would handle the future of the country and education is the way to make them become virtual. By teaching them the virtue of protecting and respecting animals in the planet can develop themselves. In this case, the next generation would be moral and responsible. Under the virtue ethics, children would have the awareness of protecting the animals so that they can take their responsivities to conduct the reform. Children would develop the thinking in a correct track and they would know the importance of keeping the species on the earth. After they grow up, the new generation would be in the political, environmental, scientific areas and they would be guided under their awareness. It is a primary way to solve the problem.
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THE PURE IVORY 7 Conclusion Although trading of ivory has been banned, there are illegal smuggles in the world especially in the Asian country. Under the cultural relativism, they have their understanding of elephants and other wild animals. Asian culture values elephants and they craft the wild animals’ horns into the art works. According to Willis, “As it turns out, banning the legal sale of ivory would barely register, as more than 90% of the ivory sold in China is processed through the black market (Willis, 2017).” The large demand requires supply in Africa and the situation become more serious. Most of the African countries, on the other hand, disagree with the trade ban (Stiles, 2004). Poaching is continuing. Ethically speaking, it is unfair to consider elephants as comedies. Under the ethics of justice, elephants have their own life and wills. The ethics of right and ethics of justice could explain the reason that every life is equal in the planet. It is immoral for human to make a single life as a commodity. It is similar to the slavery system, which has been abandoned since it is disrespectful
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