Strength Of Utilitarianism

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First utilitarianism captures the moral idea, that we should promote happiness and eliminate suffering. It claims that suffering is bad even if it occurs in other species. For example, most people believe torching puppies for fun is wrong. Another strength is most societies have laws or systems that have utilitarian foundations. For example, there are laws against drunk driving because such acts cause unnecessary death and suffering. Utilitarianism also promotes the general welfare of the populace, which in turn, looks to the best outcome of the community. Another strength is that utilitarianism is clear and does not controversially appeal to God’s will. In this sense, right and wrong are not a heavenly matter but simply a matter of calculating

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