Eastern Germany: the most godless pla...

Eastern Germany: the most godless place on Earth | Peter Thompson

There are 1 comment on the The Guardian story from Sep 22, 2012, titled Eastern Germany: the most godless place on Earth | Peter Thompson. In it, The Guardian reports that:

East German atheism can be seen as a form of continuing political and regional identification - and a taste of the future

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#1 Oct 4, 2012
It's further proof that if religion can't molest children with superstition when they're young, they'll never do it.

One commenter asked, how do you explain the absence of religious belief among those born after 1990? Their atheism cannot be attributed to lingering communist ideology. East Germans have overwhelmingly rejected communism for democracy since 1990, so that's not a valid claim.


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