Do all the good you can

Philosophy Jan 10, 2021

Everyone cares - but we rarely want to do the work. We want the positive outcomes, but no one wants to be on the hook for creating change.

The truth is, we should all strive to be more like vampire bats.

Confused? Stay with me. It will make sense soon.

Here’s a question. Putting aside the corruptions of capitalism, is altruism even compatible with human biology?

Great minds like Richard Dawkins may contend, following Darwin, that it is not. In β€œThe Descent of Man,” Darwin wrote, β€œHe who was ready to sacrifice his life, as many a savage has been, rather than betray his comrades, would often leave no offspring to inherit his noble nature.”

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