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An atheist has to be a moral/ethical relativist

When it comes to value theory (ethics and aesthetics) one has a binary choice. Either such value judgments as "This is good/bad" or "That i…

Started by Unseen

109 25 minutes ago
Reply by Simon Mathews

Medical ethicss re: new ebola serum

It appears there may be a new way to fight ebola, since an experimental serum appears to have had a nearly miraculous effect in its first a…

Started by Unseen

19 Aug 12, 2014
Reply by Peta M

Is Katy Perry's American Music Awards performance culturally insensitive?

Or is it just another case of political correctness gone wild? Opening the awards with what has to be one of the most creative and gorgeous…

Started by Unseen

0 Nov 25, 2013

Immigration office tells atheist applicant to prove church membership

Margaret Doughty, 64, of Palacios, Texas applied to become a citizen of the United States, but on her application she did not agree to bear…

Started by Melvinotis

4 Jun 23, 2013
Reply by Unseen

Does God HAVE to be good?

Perhaps because Christians portray Yahweh as "The God of Love" and prayers with lines like "God so loved the world that he gave his only so…

Started by Unseen

23 Mar 18, 2013

The most important question ever asked

Nietzsche writes in Beyond God and Evil of the 'new philosophers' future atheists who will reject all metaphysical notions, commanders and…

Started by Bo Fowler

89 Mar 12, 2013
Reply by Gallup's Mirror

a rebuttal to de Botton's commandments for atheists

Alain de Botton wrote up 10 Commandments of Atheism, which sort of rubbed me the wrong way so I wrote up a counter point on what I thought…

Started by josiah vanvliet

2 Feb 6, 2013
Reply by josiah vanvliet

You have probably done something that could land you in prison for the rest of your life

What am I talking about? if you've downloaded a few movies and a number of MP3's without paying to use them, you have probably infinged on…

Started by Unseen

5 Nov 18, 2012
Reply by Unseen

The Ethics of Drone Warfare

More and more of the U.S.'s warfare is being done semi-robotically by aircraft called drones. Originally used for surveillance, eventually…

Started by Unseen

2 Jun 9, 2012
Reply by Unseen

Dalai Lama leads the way... Beyond Religion: Ethics for the whole world.

The famous and well loved English TV presenter, Parkinson, was once asked partake in a word association game where an interviewer would thr…

Started by gareth

2 Dec 11, 2011
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Objective thinking

Started by Austin Weekly in Small Talk. Last reply by Simon Mathews 17 minutes ago. 1 Reply

An atheist has to be a moral/ethical relativist

Started by Unseen in Philosophy. Last reply by Simon Mathews 25 minutes ago. 109 Replies

What would happen if humans grew up without a context.

Started by Melvinotis in Art. Last reply by Austin Weekly 5 hours ago. 50 Replies

So you know

Started by Unseen in Small Talk. Last reply by _Robert_ 7 hours ago. 8 Replies

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