Tagged: Ethics

“Slavery, Christianity, and Islam”

Robert Spencer writes of religion and slavery in world history, including: [T]he pressure to end [slavery] moved from Christendom into Islam, not the other way around. There was...

“Hopeless Hypotheses”

From Gladio Mentis – The Sword Of The Mind: Hopeless Hypotheses: For my purposes, a “hopeless hypothesis” is an idea that, even if true, either must be or...

Can You Become a Better Person?

(Update 12/31/07: This blog entry presents a philosophical position on ethics. If you landed here because you desire really to become a better person, I suggest you try...