In this week's New Statesman: After God
Swept away by science and the scathing scrutiny of New Atheists, religion seems to be on the point of extinction, yet billions still cling to it.
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#1 Mar 21, 2013
"Religion prevents our children from having a rational education; religion prevents us from removing the fundamental causes of war; religion prevents us from teaching the ethic of scientific cooperation in place of the old fierce doctrines of sin and punishment. It is possible that mankind is on the threshold of a golden age; but, if so, it will be necessary first to slay the dragon that guards the door, and this dragon is religion."
#2 Mar 21, 2013
Amen to that! Science Akbar!
#3 Mar 21, 2013
A boring aricle but that is typical of both NS and Mr A deBotton.
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