In Beyond Good and Evil, Nietzsche takes up and expands on the ideas of his previous work, Thus Spoke Zarathustra. In doing so he attacks past philosophers for their alleged lack of critical sense and their blind acceptance of Christian premises in their consideration of morality. The work moves into the realm "beyond good and evil" in the sense of leaving behind the...
The Unconstitutionality of Slavery
This contribution to abolitionist literature argued that the US Constitution could be read to prohibit any state from establishing or maintaining legalized slavery. Others in the abolitionist movement had condemned the Constitution as illegitimate for compromising with slavery; Spooner argued that the Constitution "presumes all men to be free" and should be supported.
Other writings by Spooner are available here.
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