Absolute Morality and Evolution

Absolute Morality and Evolution

The concept of an absolute morality is upheld for the most part by the religious, each religion competing for the acceptance of their particular absolute morality. On the other side of the debate are the voices of atheism who generally declare that relative morality is, by its very flexibility, preferable to the unyielding absolute morality of religion.

Our Climb from the Slime

Our Climb from the Slime

Let's pretend for a minute that the theory of evolution is a scientifically proven fact. Let's pretend that evolutionary theory is the fruit of scientific method as defined by the Oxford English Dictionary, i.e., "...consisting in systematic observation, measurement, and experiment, and the formulation, testing, and modification of hypotheses." You know what I mean, actually based on empirical or measurable evidence.