Morality – Ethics

What motivates morality?

A question was sent to True Freethinker; the question dealt with what motivates morality and brought up various issues such as: If morals are ingrained in us from birth, as Christianity asserts, why do different religions promote different morals? And one that proceeded forth from a New York Times blog:

Richard Dawkins’ Twitter rape and pedophilia controversy, again

Empathy must be expressed towards those poor I just mind my business type of Atheists who pull their hair out every time that the pop-high priest of Atheism, Richard Dawkins, raises his haphazardly evolved head. Some of Richard Dawkins’ greatest hits, in this regard, have been to reference “gentle pedophiles” such as the one that …

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Interesting Facts the American Humanist Association (AHA) Might Not Know, part 4 of 4

We now conclude considering part of the American Humanists Association’s “Interesting Facts You Might Not Know”: “Without a god, why be good at all?” We now pick up where the last segment ended. 3) It is an argument to embarrassment: The only answer to the premise “Without a god, why be good at all?” was …

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