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By Roland Johnson

ISBN-10: 0998903701

ISBN-13: 9780998903705

After enjoying heroic roles in freeing us from the tyranny of ecu monarchies, Thomas Paine grew to become his progressive genius upon the ethical tyranny of the Church, and released Age of cause. round the related time, Jeremy Bentham precise a super clinical origin for our morality. It appeared we have been on the sunrise of a Golden Age.
But The Enlightenment stopped enlightening centuries in the past.
Age of Wisdumb exposes how old trust memes nonetheless infect glossy society and what this suggests by way of aim fact selection. The spiritual proceed to propagate those lies in a cycle of abuse; its younger sufferers bullied into believing the unimaginable and loving the unlovable, like Winston Smith in 1984. we can't belief our heartfelt convictions or moral assumptions. reliable and evil are only ‘dogmatism in disguise’. as soon as this masquerading authority is brushed aside we will see with devastating clarity.
By extending the hot Atheist discussion into Utilitarianism, we abandon the theist’s supernatural target morality in want of a brilliant common ethical aim. With ‘right’ and ‘rights’ as outputs yet by no means inputs, our calculus tricks at a Liberal Manifesto to create a extra innovative, being concerned, and worthwhile society. probably then we will positioned a center in a heartless global, a soul in a soulless situation, and we won’t desire Marx’s opium.

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