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Dispatches From The War On Women: The American Taliban Is Real | Care2 Causes

Religious fundamentalism of any form falls prey to the same errors and horrors of any form of extremism. Once a group believes it is right beyond any possibility of question, the results are likely to be terrifying and generally have been. Eric Hoffer wrote eloquently on the subject some years ago in "The True Believer". I begrudge no one their beliefs. This nation was founded on the idea that what one thinks and believes is nobody else's business and certainly not the government's. But the moment someone believes they have the right to dictate the thoughts, beliefs, and actions of others based on an ideology, there's a problem. Those who believe their religious activities are given free reign by the First Amendment ought to read the rest of the Bill Of Rights (see the 4th Amendment in particular: "The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and ...

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