Wednesday, April 4, 2012
image from The Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science.
My pet peeve is self-righteous slogans like this one. And shame on them because a foundation for reason should avoid such obvious logical fallacies.
Because evil has never been done in the name of Science, or scientific progress.
Oops! except for a million times over. Try googling Doctor Mengele and Dr. Sigmund Rascher, The Tuskegee Study, Unethical Experiments done in the United States, or Top Ten Mad Scientists for a scratch at the surface.
Not to mention the fact that the 9/11 attack wasn't really about religion at all. The media says jihad and Bin Laden may have said jihad to the pilots, but here is the real reason it happened: anger over US foreign policy
Religion doesn't kill people. people kill people.