Modern Ideas

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Modern Ideas

  • Secular humanism – values of democracy and equality, a work ethic, a morality that opposes suffering, and beliefs in science and positivism (they belief that philosophy should limit itself to what is 'given' in experience)

  • These values originate in religion, though most proponents of modern ideas are atheists

  • Democracy founded on value of equality – these are instincts of the herd, which values mediocrity.

  • Therefore, democrats, anarchists and socialists all ultimately adhere to Christian values. All want a…

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