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Old 06-06-2017, 04:42 PM   #811 (permalink)
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I'm not going to relent on this obvious point: It's a particularly ****ty religion. Lupe Fiasco is part of the problem. We don't need people who model good behavior for other Muslims. The religion itself is intrinsically bad and anything that promotes it is the problem. My examples aren't anecdotal. England, The Philippines, America, Morocco... everywhere it exists. I actually think the obvious truth of this is starting to resonate with more and more people. **** this cancer of a religion.
I don't believe all Muslims act on the bad parts of Islam but I do agree it's a ****ty religion
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Old 06-06-2017, 04:49 PM   #812 (permalink)
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All this talk about Islam being the most dangerous religion and being ****ty is for the birds. Extremists don't define a religion.
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Old 06-06-2017, 04:50 PM   #813 (permalink)
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Extremists don't define a religion.
Doesn't mean the teachings of the religion are good
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Doesn't mean the teachings of the religion are good
The teachings of the religion aren't good to people that don't have any faith in them.
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Old 06-06-2017, 04:58 PM   #815 (permalink)
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The teachings of the religion aren't good to people that don't have any faith in them.
No, some religious teachings are fundamentally and morally bad
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It think it's possible to re-contextualize most religious texts into a fairly benign interpretation, but no, they are not all created equal.
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This is crazy true and it's surprising how many people don't recognize it. I mean, the bible is like three times longer than the quran.
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Old 06-06-2017, 05:27 PM   #818 (permalink)
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Maybe the terrorism has more to do with lower IQ than religion? But I doubt that's a fun topic to discuss.
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Maybe the terrorism has more to do with lower IQ than religion? But I doubt that's a fun topic to discuss.
I'd wager that (for the most part) a low IQ would be a major factor when it came to joining a religion in the first place
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I don't think so. Plenty of hugely intelligent people are religious in one way or another. The level of religiosity and likelihood of becoming an extremist probably heightens as the IQ drops though.
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