Morality

What Is David Brooks's Purpose?
The Times columnist says moral debate is dying. He must not be paying attention to #BlackLivesMatter.
May 07, 2015

The Times columnist says moral debate is dying. He must not be paying attention to #BlackLivesMatter.

Don't Make Dzhokhar Tsarnaev a Martyr
April 08, 2015

Killing him could cause more harm than keeping him alive.

Poor People Don't Need Better Social Norms. They Need Better Social Policies.
What David Brooks doesn't understand about poverty
March 10, 2015

What David Brooks doesn't understand about poverty.

Israel's Deadly Invasion of Gaza Is Morally Justified
July 21, 2014

Morality demands that Israel fight this war, but allows no way to fight it.

Sunglasses Make You Less Generous
March 26, 2014

It's official: Bono would be twice as altruistic without those wraparound shades.

The Atheists' Case for Fighting Poverty
March 24, 2014

In a new survey of countries around the world and states of the U.S., religiosity correlates with social dysfunction. So if you're sick of public religiosity, fight poverty and oppression.

Can You Have Religion Without God?
Ronald Dworkin and a religious worldview for secularists
October 26, 2013

On finding religion without God