Unformatted text preview: and the rule of the many (democracy) Equality is at the heart of the moral defense for democracy Declaration of Independence indicates a Moral Equality that we are all capable of being moral agents and making moral decision “We hold these truths to be self evident that all men are created equal” Fundamental religious foundation to the principal of equality Just because we’re all created equal doesn’t mean we can all govern the same way Is it better that one wise person make the decisions for all the people because that person knows better? = Guardianship How can we argue that Wisdom should rule when we spout that everyone is equal...
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- Spring '08
- Democracy, democracy Democracy, Rule Democracy, Kratia