#58, Steve of Mevaserret. What is "Moral nation"? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • zmogus
    • 27.10.09 | 13:55 (IST)

    Next time you might like to refer to J. Barrie's Peter Pan instead of Dostoyevsky for the subject of moral compass in the form you could handle without falling for identifying yourself with God and without reducing a classic text to a burlesque caricature (unless it's your little revenge to Dostoyevsky for his antisemitic record?). Peter Pan has a narrative with children-friendly, affordable scheme of evil vs good. More importantly, it is rather difficult to ascribe the God or his agents the liberty of razing or looting the houses of civilians, painting their walls with excrements and shooting at the civilians waving a white flag. By contrast, Peter Pan is a god-like character playful and inventive enough to identify all this stuff with. Think of it, Steve. ;)

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