Originally Posted by Roering
Good luck with that.
Morality is like the US Dollar.
It has value because
we all agree
that it has value.
If we did not agree
that it has value, it would only be not-terribly-good toilet paper.
Morality does not have to be "backed" by anything but our mutual agreement that it works and we all agree to abide by it.
And punish those who do not abide by it.