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What "Dark Ages"

A review of "The Victory of Reason: How Christianity Led to Freedom, Capitalism, and Western Success" by Rodney Stark.

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On Words

To recall an old rhyme: "Sticks and Stones may break my bones, but words will never harm me."

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J.S. Mill and Hate Speech

John Stuart Mill's book "On Liberty" (1859) is the great foundational document of today's dominant theory of morality: I mean moral liberalism, the theory that says that, for adults, any conduct is morally permissible provided it does no harm to others.

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