Heather Keith Freeman (jnanacandra) wrote,
Heather Keith Freeman
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theferrett, who I often disagree with but who never fails to be thought-provoking, has a wonderful post today on the interference of organized religion with free speech, from which this quote stands out in particular:

"No matter how caring or open your tenets are in theory, there will always be a cadre of crazies who don't want to question anything, since they're barely functional people held together with a big sticky ball of outside belief."
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