One of the biggest problems facing designers is how to create a more humane future. This has probably been the case for as long as there’s been a design profession. However, Design’s scale, influence, and reach has never been more profound—or more dangerous. Care has to be taken to keep people respected, dignified, and safe. Our sacred obligation as designers is to create a better world.

This is all broadly understood, if not always followed. Sure, some designers (and our colleagues in other disciplines) clearly don’t care about ethics and will do whatever they want, regardless of the…