A man who should have been a hero of the free world was instead hounded to death because of religion-inspired homophobia.
Fundamentalist Christianity is anti-modern. It holds that truth became manifest two thousand years ago, and everything since is of no consequence.
For century after century after century, the Christian church had designated the people to be despised: the religious believers called Jews.
Europe must shed the straitjacket of political correctness, which makes it impossible to criticize minorities for anything.
Through the Vatican’s constant presentation of the Church’s actions as “virtuous”, recognition of the Church as a tyrant has been thwarted.
The banning of the burka or the niqab can be argued from two angles, 1) the societal right and 2) the women’s right.
When religion is the ruling force in a society, it produces horror. The stronger the supernatural beliefs, the worse the inhumanity.
The worst incident at demonizing in history? There are so many, but arguably the most vile was the “Blood Libel” of the Jews.
The religious references in the Declaration are deistic: it’s clear that the references are not to the revealed God of Christianity.
The outright rejection of the idea of scriptural authority seems to be more straightforward and intellectually promising than any alternative.