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Response to cbayer (Reply #24)

Tue Nov 4, 2014, 06:51 PM

25. There's always a dominant group. I would be interested in knowing, nationwide...

 

What are the numbers of people, total, who are threatened or discriminated against for their religious beliefs, be it Islam or Judaism or whatever.

And, what are the numbers of people who are similarly threatened for professing no belief at all; atheism or agnosticism.

I would venture to say that more are discriminated against for having beliefs (that are not the dominant religion) than for not having beliefs at all.

On the other hand, I would bet that the perpetrators of that discrimination are adherents to a faith and think they're superior and are defending it.

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