Beyond the Assumption: A Running List of Needed Improvements in the Human Zeitgeist
It’s time to move past our assumptions and become more than the sum of our preconceived notions, to grow and mature into a unified species worthy of our place in the grand cosmos.
It’s time to evolve past the assumption that faith is a suitable path to knowledge given our understanding of, and ability to exploit, the power of the atom. If we are not careful then naive beliefs, and the policies that they inspire, will surely spell our doom given that we now possess the ability to wipe ourselves out forever.
It’s time to move beyond the assumption that religion is of vital necessity to human existence; that it is, indeed our best source of morality. Putting aside the fact that no tangible evidence has ever, in hundreds of thousands of years of human existence, been presented to verify the veracity of supernatural claims, if religion were actually a well-spring of morality then racis