John B Hodges's Blog – May 2013 Archive (2)

A Letter_to_the_Editor regarding Ethics.

On April 19, I read a commentary in the Roanoke Times by Clonnie_Yearout; Yearout (gender unknown) was arguing for Creationism and against "Darwinism". I sent the following in reply. The Times printed at least two letters (by other people) replying to Yearout, but not this one.  



FROM: John B. Hodges

(contact info)

TO: Editor, letters page

I would like this considered for a COMMENTARY or OP-ED.



Greetings-



Clonnie Yearout's commentary ("A Tale of…

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Added by John B Hodges on May 4, 2013 at 4:23am — 1 Comment

Short post on ethics.

I saw an article on Salon.com or perhaps AlterNet, and reading the comments I was moved to comment myself; I assembled the following out of material I already had on my blog, but in the comments I got several compliments on it, so perhaps this is a happy combination of elements. -JBH

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Religion has its benefits and harms. One of the major harms that it does is to teach a false theory of ethics.



Religious…

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Added by John B Hodges on May 4, 2013 at 4:11am — 1 Comment

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