Re: [sl4] 'Ethical' uploading

From: Stuart Armstrong (
Date: Mon Feb 16 2009 - 03:46:42 MST

> Abolishing slavery might just be more efficient since people that have a
> choice are more motivated to be creative and work harder, which becomes more
> important the more advanced a civilization and its technology is.
> It doesnt necessarily have much to do with ethics or choice. It might just
> be efficiency on a national level.

You know very little about the abolition of slavery - and the
religious fervor, nay fanaticism of the abolitionists. Neither they,
nor the slave owners, were motivated by much rational thought.

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