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Religions don't deserve special treatment

  (04 October 09)
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Religions don't deserve special treatment

“It is time to reverse the prevailing notion that religious commitment is intrinsically deserving of respect.

It is time to reverse the prevailing notion that religious commitment is intrinsically deserving of respect, and that it should be handled with kid gloves and protected by custom and in some cases law against criticism and ridicule.”

So writes AC Grayling in The Guardian on 19 October 2006. Well worth a look.

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