All Blog Posts Tagged 'Empathy' (2)

"Rodents exhibit empathy by setting trapped friends free"

I recently found this article, with the help of reddit, that empathy may not be unique to humans. This got me thinking about the engrossing argument that religion begets morality.

He's no Rat, He's my Brother!

Now, obviously we have logical evidence and rationality that morality is innate, but this may provide concrete evidence for those who are…

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Added by Ludi Kalo on January 22, 2012 at 10:55pm — No Comments

How I understand Morality..

You'll have to bear with me on this, I'm not very good at writing.. And even worse with putting my thoughts and ideas into writing, but I'll give it a go.

In a recent argument/discussion with a Christian about morality, I suddenly realized I hadn't given it much thought! I've always just.. Been moral, I've never had to think about why, or how I should be moral.. But then I thought about it more, and it seems I DO think about why and how.. I seem to base my morality on the idea…

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Added by Steven Killerma on December 4, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments

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