I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: the best weapon against nutters is their own mouths. Jesus T-shirt student William Swinimer was given a chance to peacefully share his views in a dialogue… and look what happened. (more…)
Tag » Religious intolerance
Religious intolerance refers to bigotry of religious traditions against other religions, or no religion at all, in theory and in practice, ranging from making disparaging or threatening statements against other belief systems, or outright repression or violence. Because of the nature of religion as based on items of faith, no one religion has any basis from which to judge or criticize the items of faith of other religions, though that rarely stops them from trying.
If you’ve been following the (Canadian) news, you have probably heard about the kerfuffle raised by Nova Scotia high school student William Swinimer, and his “life is wasted without Jesus” T-shirt. The issue is already resolved, but there are a few things I would like to say about it. (more…)