Originally Posted by Dark Prelate
So telling people that what they believe in is a farce and a lotta bullshit helps social progress?
Originally Posted by Vlerchan
Phuckphace's point is that most theists don't give a shit.
Which is entirely true.
Stalin was responsible for about 15 - 20 million.
Though, few (if any) of them stemmed from his atheism.
: I can guarantee you that most people hold an illogical value or ten.
: In your opinion.
: No it doesn't.
: I always find this incredibly ironic when put across by atheists.
: You'll find 'progress' to be an incredibly subjective term.
tl;dr: religion is bad because fundamentalists.
Somebody said we shouldn't criticise the faith of others, and I disagreed. I can and do criticise faith because I think any belief system that relies on faith instead of reason and logic is incredibly flawed and thus worthy of criticism. That's it.
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