Atheist Revolution: Let’s Get Solution-Focused
Religion offers solutions to deep human needs – meaning, comfort, justice, eternity. The illusory nature of those promises is well-hidden by the culture that supports them.
Vjack proposes a cooperative venture among freethinking bloggers to tackle the problem of deep human needs that religion pretends to meet:
… In this post, I call for the beginning of a shift toward a greater focus on solutions to the problems we have identified. We are right to continue addressing the problems until they are more widely acknowledged. However, religious belief endures through the ages in part because it satisfies human needs that are not easily met by the alternatives. Thus, I believe that increased attention to solutions is required to achieve real change …
- Atheist Revolution: Let’s Get Solution-Focused
This one is worth some thought, folks. We’ve been letting religious charlatans run the show far too long.