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Camel jockeys exemplify the difference between moral and shame cultures

A powerful HBO documentary about the beginning and end of using children as camel jockeys highlights the difference between Islam and Biblical morality. One of HBO’s better shows is Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel. It has a 60 Minutes format which sees it have three relatively “in-depth” stories per hour [Read More]


Modern philosophy, untethered from morality, is just nihilism in fancy dress

Talking to college students brought home that modern philosophy is a nihilistic numbers game intended to support a given philosopher’s preferred goals. With colleges winding down for the year, young adults are returning to my community. This has yielded some interesting conversations, and given me a first person insight into [Read More]

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[VIDEO] Dennis Prager explains that without God, there is no morality; there are just opinions

With his usual acuity, Dennis Prager explains that true morality exists only if there is a God. Absent God, people just opine about what they like or dislike. The phrase “moral relativism” gets thrown around a lot. The Right things it’s bad; the Left thinks it’s good — indeed, that [Read More]