Secular Religion

You too believe... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YU_-PgWmEo4&t=2sAtheists love to hate religions and love to blame all of the world's evils on religion. What they fail to realize is that they are religious too.. and, quite often, they are more religious than the most overzealous of the faithful.

Cheap Grace: Why Liberals Don’t Understand Morality

https://youtu.be/ZIDOJxazqccOur moral infrastructure is collapsing.We live in a time of moral decay. I’m not talking about the decline of marriage or the disintegration of the family or the corruption of religious institutions, although those are certainly problems.I’m talking about the collapse of morality in the sense that a large percentage of the human race doesn’t [...]

Moral Relativism 3: The Threat of Islam

Moral relativism has caused the West to ignore barbarism and human rights abuses in the name of cultural sensitivity and the spirit of inclusion. This is madness. According to the Pew Research Center, over 139 million Muslims (39 countries surveyed) support suicide bombing. 40% of Palestinian Muslims support suicide bombing. Almost 39 million Bangladeshi Muslims advocate [...]

Moral Relativism 2: Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) & Islam

Certain cultural and/or religious practices highlight the stark divide between Western conceptions of morality and non-Western conceptions of morality (Islamic conceptions, in particular). These practices pose a problem for moral relativists, since they believe that all cultures are morally equal. However, certain practices are self-evidently morally wrong. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is one such practice.  [...]

Moral Relativism 1: The History of Cultural Relativism & Multicultural Philosophy

Moral relativism is new - very new. Greco-Roman philosophy, Judeo-Christian morality and all intellectual discoveries after the fall of the Roman Empire (476 CE) were grounded in either moral absolutism or moral universalism. Moral relativism is a product of cultural concerns of political correctness - courtesy of early twentieth century anthropologists. When the United Nations [...]

Virtue Signaling: The Frantic Plea for Social Capital

Micro-aggressions, cultural appropriation, diversity, safe spaces, privilege, NPC, cisgender, non-binary, intersectionality, social constructions, social justice warriors, etc. American society has generated an impressive amount of new terms, some are new inventions and others are merely old greatest hits that have been injected with new meanings.They are all tinged with political significance. Often, terms are developed [...]