Sam Harris's arguments in favor of the supremacy of Western Values conveniently ignores the legal policy of auto-genocide imposed upon Indigenous people by the US government that still has negative consequences to this day.
"The Christian share of the population is down and religious “nones” have grown across multiple demographic groups: white people, black people and Hispanics; men and women; in all regions of the country; and among college graduates and those with lower levels of educational attainment. Religious “nones” are growing faster among Democrats than Republicans, though their ranks are swelling in both partisan coalitions. And although the religiously unaffiliated are on the rise among younger people and most groups of older adults, their growth is most pronounced among young adults." - Pew Research Survey of 2019
Can these self-stylized "rationalists" please rationally explain why they're falsely claiming to be Ex-Hindu groups?
How can anyone who claims to be threatened with death by Islamic Jihadists, then use the term "Hindu Jihadist" in reference to angry and thoughtless Twitter responses?
All one needs is an imam / Sheikh to approve the "grade" of this Hadith for extremists of this religious faith to begin the bloodletting.
Note: This is Part 1 of 2 of my critique of people who I use to feel membership into the community of. While many are accepting of my identity of Hindu Atheist/Hindu Anti-theist, there are those in the Western Atheist community who are not and there's even worse problems on following through with their supposed beliefs and aims.
When Christopher Hitchens died, it seems the entire world dropped double-digit IQ points.
A concise and clear film on the challenges that Reformist Muslims and their allies face in order to modernize Islam. Sam Harris notes that Maajid Nawaz's reformist movement is likely the toughest job of them all. The ultimate message of the film is that we, the public, can help with criticizing bad ideas such as … Continue reading Islam and the Future of Tolerance Film Review