Age of Wisdumb by Roland Johnson PDF

By Roland Johnson

ISBN-10: 0998903701

ISBN-13: 9780998903705

After taking part in heroic roles in freeing us from the tyranny of ecu monarchies, Thomas Paine became his innovative genius upon the ethical tyranny of the Church, and released Age of cause. round the comparable time, Jeremy Bentham distinctive a super medical starting place 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 implies when it comes to aim fact choice. 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 won't belief our heartfelt convictions or moral assumptions. reliable and evil are in simple terms ‘dogmatism in disguise’. as soon as this masquerading authority is pushed aside we will be able to see with devastating clarity.
By extending the recent Atheist discussion into Utilitarianism, we abandon the theist’s supernatural target morality in desire of an excellent ordinary ethical aim. With ‘right’ and ‘rights’ as outputs yet by no means inputs, our calculus tricks at a Liberal Manifesto to create a extra revolutionary, worrying, and worthwhile society. maybe then we will placed a middle in a heartless global, a soul in a soulless situation, and we won’t desire Marx’s opium.

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