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Adam Savage’s speech to Harvard Humanism Society

April 20

Mythbuster’s Adam Savage on Atheistic Humanism.

“I want to start by saying that, to me, any discourse from me about how one can live a moral existence without religion or the church would sound improperly defensive. That there’s an opposite to be defended is absurd and based on a provably false premise. So let’s dispense with that.

(To be clear: I’m referring to the humanist axiom “Good without God,” whereby “good” means morality. It’s provably false that there exists no morality outside of religion, therefore the statement sounds defensive to me.)”

via Food for The Eagle – Adam Savage’s speech to Harvard Humanism Society- Boing Boing.

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