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I believe there will be a tidal shift eventually in persuading mankind to abandon superstition but it will take time and education. My sociology teacher gave a presentation once about the ability of man to put up with the most horrid oppression as long as a hint of reprieve was possible and it was not until there was absolutely nothing left to loose that collective confrontation with the oppressor became possible. To some degree I see the challenge in confronting religion through this prism and I have hope that man, regardless of those of lesser intellect and education, will be able to decouple from the affliction of religion and embrace the change without fear or reservation on a massive scale. My two cents from an anti-thiest EVO

Tue, 03 Jan 2012 06:53:32 UTC | #904786