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Fri Apr 20, 2012, 08:15 AM

How can religious moderates be said to enable hateful fundamentalists? [View all]

Nate Phelps, the estranged and non-believing son of the anti-gay bigot Rev. Fred Phelps, spoke at the recent Reason Rally in Washington, D.C., where he brought up a very interesting point:

If you invoke faith as justification for your belief, you must accept the same from others. And every person who retreats to faith bears a measure of responsibility for every act of hate and violence justified by it.


I am curious to see, for those who disagree with this statement, why you think it's wrong?

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