7th April 2009

“In large swathes of Europe the Catholic Church is disliked because it is seen as an agent of oppression. Anti-clerical sentiment is particularly strong wherever the Church was a major landowner or where the Counter-reformation was particularly brutal.”


3 Responses to “7th April 2009”

  1. AtheistAdvocate Says:

    Now, if only we could get Americans to act and feel the same!

  2. Chris Says:

    We have a President who just stuck his thumb in the Vatican’s eye over abortion and stem cell research. We’re getting there!

  3. Prime Directant Says:

    Oh, lets us return past oppression with more oppression. It is a good thing our culture has evolved so much since antiquity