By Stella Morabito:
A lot of reviewers see ‘Chappaquiddick’ as a long-overdue look at the cowardice of a man who lived 40 years basking in adulation as the ‘lion of the Senate.’ I’m not so sure.
Moral relativism dissolves standards of behavior.
If you accept that morality is objective, then you’re less likely to see my point as a possibility. But if you’re an adherent of moral relativism, as are more and more Americans today, then the film can most definitely have that effect.
American culture today is not really invested in standards of morality.
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