Home | Community | Message Board

Please support our sponsors.

General Interest >> Philosophy, Sociology & Psychology

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1

Registered: 02/01/05
Posts: 4,033
Loc: mountains and lakes
Last seen: 11 years, 3 months
brutality, opression, tradition, strictness
    #4631248 - 09/07/05 08:20 PM (12 years, 4 months ago)

It seems to have been a common thing in the old days (before modern world). For example, look at how Jews kept order in their society before and at the time of christ, it was very strict, punishments were brutal, there was no place for rethinking any of the ways. Everything had its place and time, there was little freedom.

I wonder, if back then all of them had the freedom we have now (we chose our wives, we chose our ways etc.) would the humanity have survived at all?

We often look down on previous moralities and ways of life, but perhapse those ways evolve as people evolve, and today's systems would be unfiting for people of yesterday.
Maybe all of them we potential killers and rapists, so they had to hide their wives in order to prevent uncontroled rapes etc.

I read somewhere that as humans evolved their emotions and instincts got weaker, so now we can control some things that we couldn't in the past. Perhapse there was no other way but to be brutal toward violent and lusty humans cause they were as stupid and uncontroled like dogs.

what do you think?

I descend upon your earth from the skies
I command your very souls you unbelievers
Bring before me what is mine

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

General Interest >> Philosophy, Sociology & Psychology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* An Ontological Anarchists critique of traditional activism and reality? Mystic_Cannibal 870 3 01/04/08 02:20 PM
by Icelander
* Did humans evolve from chimpanzees due to psilocybin mushroom use? *UPDATED 09/05/2009*
( 1 2 3 4 all )
PookztA 14,893 74 01/30/11 05:40 PM
by trx
* Christianity and religion has helped us evolve. AlCapwn 658 12 01/14/09 11:50 AM
by WhiskeyClone
* Are we evolving to nature's "Insect 2.0?" Strumpling 1,306 10 01/28/03 09:38 AM
by Strumpling
* Mankind will evolve out of religion.
( 1 2 3 all )
vigilant_mind 4,815 47 02/08/07 04:14 PM
by MushmanTheManic
* Opressive Safety MAGnum 593 8 03/09/05 06:31 AM
by The_Walrus
* Humans evolved with mushrooms
( 1 2 3 all )
Anonymous 3,480 56 12/08/03 02:53 AM
by pattern
* Tradition
( 1 2 all )
Silversoul 2,397 26 05/19/05 03:45 PM
by Silversoul

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Middleman, CosmicJoke, Jokeshopbeard, DividedQuantum
274 topic views. 1 members, 2 guests and 7 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
RVF Garden Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.017 seconds spending 0.003 seconds on 15 queries.