This video covers Hume’s Law regarding the distinction between descriptive and prescriptive statements. A reference to Moore’s naturalistic fallacy is made in order to distinguish Hume’s Law.
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Anti-GMO sentiment is often propelled by the appeal to nature fallacy. This is the mistaken belief that “natural” = good and “unnatural” = bad. Yet we’ve already improved “unnaturally” on nature numerous times: cooking, agriculture, selective breeding, hybridization, hygiene, vaccines, and so on. 569 more words