Weshalb die politische, herrschende Klasse dich religiös prägen will. | Immeasurable Mind
Weshalb die politische, herrschende Klasse dich religiös prägen will.
Why The Ruling Class Wants You Religious – The Immeasurable Mind
….. Where does this leave the faith community, more importantly, the religious authorities within the community?
Every time a nation becomes truly advanced in terms of democratic, egalitarian education and prosperity it loses the faith. It’s guaranteed. That is why perceptive theists are justifiably scared. In practical terms their only … hope is for nations to continue to suffer from socio-economic disparity, poverty and maleducation. That strategy is, of course, neither credible nor desirable. And that is why the secular community should be more encouraged.
Make sure you triple read the bolded section of that quote. The religious authority needs continuous oppression and disparity in order to survive. Noam Chomsky often refers to Christianity as a radical pacifist cult, that is, until the Roman Empire used it as a tool to control the populace. See, religion gives the ruling class the authority to influence elections, economies, and promotes blind obedience to an unreachable higher power. …..