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Celebrating the collapse of ethics and moral discourse in our transitional time is not a sin

Celebrating the collapse of ethics and moral discourse in our transitional time is not a sin Ethics whether derived from philosophy or religion is ill-founded and impotent and that's OK Priestly ethics derived from religious traditions have scant sway now and that's OK Assertions of moral authority based on Christianaity or any other authority  have little power now and that's OK The 19th and 20th century were about deconstructing  the  hypocritical and philosophically-erroneous  foundations of  past ethics and morality + Ethics and morality are sub-categories of the foundation of goodness which is located in the choice of values Choosing values is what all people do every minute of their lives This has rarely been considered by those who have written of ethics and morality It is the fruit of the thought of thinkers such as Peirce, Neitzsche and Assagioli + The theory which I have arrived over a lifetime is outlined in the following little work\ More can be found by using…

Whatever Mitt is for means rolling backward down the Sysiphean hill

The text is from the Kindle Book Mitt Romney Cop Impersonator & Other Observations You can examine it by clicking the image or the link below
The reality is that virtually all of Mitt Romney's promises involve strategies and positions that echo exactly what we sought to escape when we elected Barack Obama The last four years have represented a struggle to create a new way forward  that will not land us in the mess created by George Bush But all indications suggest Romney=Bush That he will be the willing executor of whatever hoary objectives the right-moving GOP decrees Obama has shown that he can govern and keep us safe in the face of GOP disloyalty and criminality Romney promises no such capacities Faced with a nightmare Choose the President  and work to see that others do as  well
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