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What we are doing to the future of our children, and the other species on t

What we are doing to the future of our children, and the other species on the planet, is a clear moral issue.
Posted 4 months ago

Because of lack of moral principle, human life becomes worthless. Moral pri

Because of lack of moral principle, human life becomes worthless. Moral principle, truthfulness, is a key factor. If we lose that, then there is no future.
Posted 4 months ago

I want you to have this feeling too - it is my moral responsibility to help

I want you to have this feeling too - it is my moral responsibility to help you achieve this inner freedom.
Posted 4 months ago

I did this within a philosophical framework, and a moral and legal framewor

I did this within a philosophical framework, and a moral and legal framework. And I have been turned into a cartoon of the greatest villain in the history of lobbying.
Posted 4 months ago

By the fulfillment of my legal and moral duty I think I have earned punishm

By the fulfillment of my legal and moral duty I think I have earned punishment just as little as the tens of thousands of dutiful German officials who have now been imprisoned only because they carried out their duties.
Posted 4 months ago

Daley may not feel a moral responsibility to eliminate discrimination but h

Daley may not feel a moral responsibility to eliminate discrimination but he has a legal obligation to do so.
Posted 4 months ago

Words without deeds violates the moral and legal obligation we have under t

Words without deeds violates the moral and legal obligation we have under the genocide convention but, more importantly, violates our sense of right and wrong and the standards we have as human beings about looking to care for one another.
Posted 4 months ago

Torture, including practices like waterboarding, violates the legal and mor

Torture, including practices like waterboarding, violates the legal and moral standards of all civilized nations.
Posted 4 months ago

Politicians are addicted to spending and revenue extraction. As with an add

Politicians are addicted to spending and revenue extraction. As with an addict, there's little pause for moral or legal contemplation.
Posted 4 months ago

And Americans realized that native people are still here, that they have a

And Americans realized that native people are still here, that they have a moral standing, a legal standing.
Posted 4 months ago

The legal principle placing the burden of proof on accusers rather than the

The legal principle placing the burden of proof on accusers rather than the accused can be traced back to Second and Third Century Roman jurist, Julius Paulus Prudentissimus. Yet, this ancient concept, which forms the legal and moral cornerstone of the Am
Posted 4 months ago

State-sanctioned marriage is a civil contract, period. A contract is not a

State-sanctioned marriage is a civil contract, period. A contract is not a judgment of moral value. It is a legal agreement between two parties that testifies to a meeting of minds between those consenting entities. It is not a religious act or rite and s
Posted 4 months ago