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And seriously what's with people thinking moral absolutism and atheism are incompatible?
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Probably not relative.

Just because people haven't discovered or determined the universal moral law does not mean it does not exist.
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And seriously what's with people thinking moral absolutism and atheism are incompatible?
Because moral absolutism seems to me to imply a source for morality outside of humanity, above humanity. And what would that be, from an atheist's perspective?
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My guess is he's referring to human instinct, but i'm probably wrong.
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I hope not, 'cause that's a super weak argument.
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Idk, what else is passed down from generation to generation even without communications that's universal among humans?
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06-29-2011
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Morality is nowhere near universal. Every moral precept you hold dear has been violated by entire cultures somewhere on Earth at some point in human history. Certainly murder and rape, but cannibalism's another really good example.
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I'm not even sure he was arguing it lol, I wouldn't anyways.
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#59
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But can we agree that there have been (and always will be) universally immoral acts, acts that can't be permitted for the survival of the human race?

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What? No. Did you read what I said? Sure, some shіt's detrimental to human society, but what do you mean by universally immoral?
 

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