Originally Posted by 'trane
not well put at all. the muslim faith is no different from a cult, from the easter bunny, from the flying spaghetti monster, etc. it's all fairy tales, and fairy tales are fine and dandy for personal spirituality, but should have absolutely no influence on what happens in terms of public and social policy in a secular democracy. it's total bullshit.
*yawn*Russel's teapot*yawn*God of the gaps*yawn*flying spaghetti monster*yawn*
I thought they finally put Dawkins into the children's section. I didn't come here to debate a dumbed-down atheism.
What is a human right and where do they come from (or how do we come to know/define them)?
Are you familiar with legal positivism, interpretivism, and realism? In case you are wondering who I'd put in those categories, I'd put Hart in the first, Dworkin in the second and Leiter/Hutcheson in the third.