"This is not exactly news. It is Westboro people doing what they always do. The only thing about it that amazes me is how many people are still surprised by it. They obviously don't mind being hated by the "ungodly" so why continue…"
"The pledge was written by a Christian socialist and has nothing to do with the constitution or founding, with or without the "under God" part. I wouldn't mind doing away with the entire pledge, not just those two words."
"Steve, her point has nothing to do with my comments, which she said she must disagree with, since I was simply answering the question of why be moral if no one is watching. I don't think I said anything about where morality comes from but was…"
"Rosemary, I cannot relate anything you said here to my comments. You seem to be talking about people who have been damaged in some way and are not morally accountable because of it, while I was simply stating why I personally behave morally. I never…"
""If there are no records and no witness, why not do anything you want?"
I already do pretty much whatever I want, but harming others simply does fall into the category of things I want to do. Instead of asking what keeps people from…"
"A "morality" that applies only when someone is looking isn't really morality. Behavior that is based on fear of punishment or hope of reward should be considered amoral. Prudent perhaps, but still amoral."
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An anarchist does NOT want chaos or destruction. We believe power should be decentralized. We object to corporate capitalism, as it exploits workers and keeps money and power in the hands of the rich elite at the expense of the majority.