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Are Humans Evil?
Humans only work and cooperate to secure their own livelihood.
People almost completely destroyed their home, the earth.
Human beings often act in terrible and irrational ways even though they are aware of how evil their actions are.
Humans do what's in their best interests even if it's bad.
Humanity has been at constant war from its existence.
Many humans are sadists and feel pleasure in putting others in pain, hence they're not inherently good.
Humans harm each other.
Humans enjoy violence.
There is no such essence in human being. Everything in our behaviour and way of judging is socially constructed.
There is no objective morality, so humans cannot be evil.
Humans do not have free will and as such cannot themselves be considered to be evil.
Humans are capable of good.
Nobody is born evil.
Humanity is making constant progress. If it is capable of it, then it is not evil.
In the absence of trauma and if nurtured with acceptance people inherently act out of connection, not hatred.
An individuals morality is limited by his
knowledge of reality
. A man is not evil if he has no knowledge that his actions are actually evil.
Evil is just a judgment.
Is The Source of All Suffering in Humans Their Attachments?
Humans will be responsible for their own extinction
Humans are fundamentally different from other animals.