Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Kansas City Blogger Considers American Lost Faith And The Rise Of The Alt-Right

From the greatest faith writer in Kansas City . . . Check this lament over lost faith that's tacitly and carefully connected to the rise of the Alt-Trump-Right . . .

Money line . . . "Some of what fills gaps left by religion is, in our culture, mindless entertainment with no moral center, whether that means violent films or video games or online trash of various kinds. But for the especially susceptible, the vulnerable, the intellectually flaccid, the malignant ideas of the alt-right can have some appeal."

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Another problem when religion fades: 5-23-17

It no longer is news that religion has become less important to many Americans. We've all read about the decline in membership of many Protestant denominations. We know that about 25 percent of American adults now consider themselves religiously unaffiliated....

7 Comments:

Anonymous said...

Bill, the Marxist Shill.

Anonymous said...

^^^You, the pompous ass.

Anonymous said...

Has Bill ever tried to disagree with an atheist or "spiritual but not religious" SJW? Their liberal views are as dogmatic as any fundamentalist. He wants to make this about alt-right but it only reveals his liberal blinders.

Anonymous said...

Board member of the worst healthcare organization in town. Ethics begin at home, Bill.

Anonymous said...

"to the intellectually flaccid, the malignant ideas of the alt-right can have some appeal". The same could be said of environmental wackos, social justice warriors and any number of other groups who are just as destructive.

Anonymous said...

^^^Yea but the article was not about the "environmental wackos, social justice warriors" was it? Look up the definition of false equivalency and quit trying to be offended snowflake.

Anonymous said...

^^^ he pointed out a contradiction in the article, not false equivalency, stupid. You're the one that needs to be educated.