Morality: Goal Theory vs Desirism

Morality: Goal Theory vs Desirism January 7, 2019

Here are two atheists, Richard Carrier and Mike McKay, debating morality some time back. I am showing this because I think I will be doing a post or two on desirism at some point, a la Alonso Fyfe. I do have fairly similar views to Carrier’s on morality but desirism looks an interesting project.

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