Morals and Atheism

Believers in god often ask “Where do morals come from?” They expect the answer to be “from God”, mostly because they can’t imagine that something so much at the heart of human interaction can have risen naturally. Well the answer is reasonably simple, but long. So let me see if I can be as brief as possible with this. As I understand it, morals and empathy all come from the same place, as survival mechanisms. Bear...

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