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Not Your Place

I cannot stand the “it is not your place to say that” argument. Some examples: “Yeah I shouldn’t hit your mother, but it’s not your place to tell us how to run our marriage.” “Yeah, I broke up with you … Continue reading

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Moral Heuristics

I’m tired of seeing people elevate moral heuristics (rules of thumb) to the status of General Moral Principle. Things like racial segregation and military intervention are bad for *reasons.* Reasons deeper than “they are intrinsically bad.” Racial segregation tends to … Continue reading

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