It’s not necessary to turn to a transcendent source for something like human rights to be universal. I’ve taken the position that there is no such thing as an objective morality. However, I also argued that any social creature anywhere in the universe that has achieved a certain minimum level of intelligence will necessarily also be a highly cooperative species whose wellbeing rests upon the same or very similar behaviors that support our own happiness and wellbeing.

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