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Wed Mar 20, 2013, 07:43 PM

18. hopefull what will fall is prejudice against belief and non-belief

Politicians should not be writing law based on religion. We have separation of church and state for that. But why do we have to force our belief or lack of belief on anybody? Why can't religious and non-religious people just learn to leave people alone and let them believe or not believe whatever the they want? I am proud of my two free thinking atheist children and my agnostic husband. I myself don't worry about whether there is a god or not. It is not important to how I live my life. But I am Buddhist. I love going to Chenrezig compassion for all meditation service. I find it very peaceful and calming. Are non religious people simply going to replace the conservative Christians and carry on the tradition of intolerance and bullying? I hope not. I can at least be grateful I know my children won't.

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