CMN 3105: Lecture #10 Oct 31 2013
Sometimes gut deceives head
If we reach “z” then we may as well not even start with “x” because “z” is the Third Reich and Nazi eugenics
The Great Argument▯ very extreme
Great Argument: In other words, adopting a particular change in one’s practices just might start a slide into
moral deterioration that ends in us committing Nazistyle atrocities.
2. poorly detailed
as soon as you asked for stats people’s explanations are “oh, you, it is self evident”
slippery slope is not good enough▯ you need to prove it with evidence
Media Hype over Holland’s policy on euthanasia
as soon as a doctor is asked about euthanasia it is all of a sudden “bad” they they start going with gut
instead of scientific evidence. In every other given situation they use scientific evidence and hard data.
Holland was the first country to legalize euthanasia.
Because of its liberal policies on prostitution, marijuana, and euthanasia, there is a tendency to look at
Holland and see a society in decline—a society that is stereotyped in the media as the next Sodom and
We must not be like the Dutch – they have the red light district,
People telling you what you cant do vs what you can do who is more of a Nazi here? ▯ the ones
oppressing and controlling your behaviour that are telling you cant do something and controlling you.
Although you are going to suffer you cannot have this option because it will lead to Nazism.
I’d like you to have that abortion because I know it might ruin your life, but I can’t let you do that because it
would lead to past Nazism.
Communalism might be dangerous the group might overdrive others and trample right on top and ov