Jennings usefully undercuts this rigid notion of a rightness and wrongness
The problem with offensive conduct and trivial harms is that there is no deep or constant (intersubjectively shared) agreement about the badness or wrongness
of such acts.
Considerable research attention has focused on the nature and extent of the relevance of human rights, the heuristic function of human dignity, the informal legalization of torturous interrogations, the cultural and psychological framework providing individual and social justifications for torture, and the moral wrongness
And far from being a mark of indifference or intolerance, wrongness
is a vital part of how we learn and how we change.
The guilt of those sentenced to die does not diminish the wrongness
of the death penalty.
Rightness" in the above can be taken as standing in for all deontic statuses (that is, for example, wrongness
is also to be treated in terms of the virtues or perhaps the vices); similarly, "goodness" can be taken as standing in for badness, and other such axiological statuses.
Free speech is a barrier to the tyranny of authoritarian or even majority opinion as to the rightness or wrongness
of particular doctrines of thoughts.
But forget that and revel in every moment of sequinned wrongness
The people who say: 'Stop with all the whinge, whinge, whinge', they are supporting the airport in its wrongness
The Black elite Obama represents, though every day they rally Black people to fight against racism, has joined with those who abandon the concept of unchanging, God-ordained natural law, a law that establishes the wrongness
of racial discrimination and oppression.
How odd not to have woken one morning and seen something just didn't fit, accepted the wrongness
of it welcomed the labour of change-- the rolling of rugs, the hauling the laying anew.
There is a low-level kind of wrongness
that bubbles under in every city every day, in the bad estates and the dodgy pubs, in the brothels you can read about in the small ads section, in the basements of certain nightclubs, in places you've been and seen at least once or twice yourself.